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Bolding Part Of A Label Caption


VB6

I have a label caption that i set based on an option chosen in an option group.

Is there anyway to bold only certain words within the label caption ? Some sort of formatting i can apply ?

Should i use a rich text box instead ?

thanks
Paul




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Edited by - Do the hokey pokey on 8/24/2004 10:16:38 AM

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