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Visual Basic Message Box Font Change


I would like to be able to change the font size in the below message box. Is there any way that I can do this in visual basic?

Message = "Your Order For " & ACCTNAME & " Has Been Successfully Logged and is Ready for Email."
MsgBox (Message)


 




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