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hi all,

Let say I want to display multiline text in messagebox, could some help me? Below is example of the messagebox text display:-

This will make you exit from system..

Please help me with the code..
i have all code from 2003 but when i apply to 2010, it error with bluestring..Here are sample from my 2003 code:-
Dim answer as string
answer=Messagebox.Show("This will make you exit from system.." & vbCrlf & "Continue??","Exiting system", MessageBoxButtons.YesNo, MessageBoxIcon. Question)
Posted 19-Sep-11 20:32pm
Updated 19-Sep-11 21:01pm
Thiagarajan Duraisamy 20-Sep-11 3:07am
what was ur error msg?
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Solution 2

i have tried it in VS2010
MessageBox.Show("first line" & vbCrLf & "second line")
Fadhli Azmin 20-Sep-11 4:13am
Dear Prasad. Tenkiu a lot.. Your method is working. Now I know. It must not put anything behind the second line syntax such as messageboxbuton or messageboxicon..if not, the underline blue string will appear..Tq prasad
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Solution 1

In the string, just use \r\n for add a blank row between the two lines.
Alternatively, just use \n for the next line.

Dim answer as DialogResult
answer = MessageBox.Show("This will make you exit from system.. \r\nContinue??","Exiting system", MessageBoxButtons.YesNo, MessageBoxIcon. Question)
if (answer == DialogResult.Yes) then
 'Do something

end if

I am a c# developer by default, so appologies if this doesn't work in this syntax, but this should point you in the right direction.
Fadhli Azmin 20-Sep-11 4:12am
Dear Kelvin,
I've tried it. But it doesn't work. I get it now. But I already try the Prasad method. It work.. Anyway, Tq Kelvin for helping

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