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CComboBox::DeleteString 

Deletes the item in position nIndex from the combo box.


int DeleteString(
   UINT nIndex 
);

Parameters

nIndex

Specifies the index to the string that is to be deleted.

If the return value is greater than or equal to 0, then it is a count of the strings remaining in the list. The return value is CB_ERR if nIndex specifies an index greater than the number of items in the list.

All items following nIndex now move down one position. For example, if a combo box contains two items, deleting the first item will cause the remaining item to now be in the first position. nIndex=0 for the item in the first position.

// Pointer to my combo box
extern CComboBox* pmyComboBox;

// Delete every item from the combo box.
for (int i = pmyComboBox->GetCount()-1; i >= 0; i--)
{
   pmyComboBox->DeleteString( i );
}

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