WD: Null Value as First Element of Array Displays Empty List Box

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A list box will not display the array if the first element of the arraycontains a null string.

For example, the following macro will display an empty list box:
   Sub Main      Dim MyArray$(3)      For x = 0 to 3         MyArray$(x) = str$(x)      next x      ' Set the first element to a null string      MyArray$(0) = ""      Begin Dialog UserDialog 320, 180, "Microsoft Word"         OKButton 6, 8, 65, 20         ListBox 6, 39, 167, 123, MyArray$(), .ListBox1      End Dialog      Dim MyDialog as UserDialog      Dialog MyDialog   End Sub				
Change the first element to contain one of the items from the array.
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Article ID: 119416 - Last Review: 09/13/2013 18:58:49 - Revision: 2.3

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