Command Prompt for Windows

Command CBSET


Set the current selection for the list box of a combo box.


CBSET dlg_id id index
dlg_idSpecifies the identifier of the dialog box that contains the combo box.
idSpecifies the identifier of the combo box.
indexSpecifies the index of a string contained in the specified combo box which will be set as the current selection.


Indexes are zero based, that is, the first string in the list box of a combo box is at index 0, the second string is at index 1 and so on.

If parameter index is specified with a value of -1 then the list box of the specified combo box is set to have no selection and the edit field of the combo box is cleared.

Also see command CBGET and CB_TEXT.