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    Best Way to Sizable Columns ListBox (Word 2002)

    I figured out how to get a horizontal scrollbar in a listbox. See below.
    That was rather easy!

    But what I really want is a listbox with sizable columns. What's the
    fastest way to get there from here?

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    Re: Best Way to Sizable Columns ListBox (Word 2002)

    msFlexGrid or
    msHFlexGrid if you want the user to be able to sort on a column.
    But, these controls only come with VB.
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    Re: Best Way to Sizable Columns ListBox (Word 2002)

    Forget my solution. A quick search shows that there is a common complaint that every time you open a doc with a flexgrid, the size doubles!
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    Re: Best Way to Sizable Columns ListBox (Word 2002)

    Solution forgotten.

    One trick I know of is to line up 2,3,4 listboxes (1 for each column)
    and write resize and positioning code to make it look like one
    resizable listbox. I'm not into that sort of thing right now.
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    Re: Best Way to Sizable Columns ListBox (Word 2002)

    Looks like the ListView control works OK. Again, it comes with VB not Office.
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    Re: Best Way to Sizable Columns ListBox (Word 2002)

    Ok, I take a look at it. Thanks Sammy.
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