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Dear Friends,

In my window application for validation purpose i need to prompt the error if the user missed to tag the content. The content showned in the text box.In the below code & sHint having the particular line.i found where the tag missed.But i want to keep position of the cursor in the starting line?.how to keep the cursor in sHint?

In otherway how to highlight the sHint value in textbox

VB
If MsgBox("Pg-Ref (or) cross-ref tagged without ref-group tag" & vbCrLf & vbCrLf & "Hint=>" & sHint & vbCrLf & vbCrLf & "Are you sure to close?", vbYesNo) = vbNo Then
Exit Sub
End If
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Updated 28-Oct-13 21:00pm
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i did not understand the question very well, but you can use the string.IndexOf() to get the postion of a word in a paragraph!
C#
string msg = "abcdefghijklm...";
int index = msg.IndexOf("fghi"); // the value is 5 in this case
//if the word dont exsist, you will get an exception so better test if the word exsist before getting the index.

if(msg.IndexOf("fghi") != -1)
{
}
   

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