I am using a status bar in a program that i am working on for VB.net 2003, i am trying to have some text scroll or marquee across the screen from right to left,

can someone please help me with the code.

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means its scroll in status bar or in other place?

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try this following code (needed timer and statusbar with 2 panels), text to scrolling is from StatusBar panel 2 text :

Private Sub Timer1_Tick(ByVal sender As System.Object, ByVal e As System.EventArgs) Handles Timer1.Tick
  Dim text As String
  text = StatusBar1.Panels.Item(0).Text
  StatusBar1.Panels.Item(0).Text = text.Substring(1) & text.Substring(0, 1)
End …
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means its scroll in status bar or in other place?

means its scroll in status bar or in other place?

meaning that the text scrolls in the status bar at the bottom of the form

try this following code (needed timer and statusbar with 2 panels), text to scrolling is from StatusBar panel 2 text :

Private Sub Timer1_Tick(ByVal sender As System.Object, ByVal e As System.EventArgs) Handles Timer1.Tick
  Dim text As String
  text = StatusBar1.Panels.Item(0).Text
  StatusBar1.Panels.Item(0).Text = text.Substring(1) & text.Substring(0, 1)
End Sub

i post the screenshot too.

commented: great +1

awesome, i got it working, thank you VERY much your code helped me alot, i tried forever to get it to work.... used ur code got it working in about 10 to 15 minutes. =]

You're welcome...
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