For the purposes of the PROMOTIC system, it is more usefull to use the object: PmForm.
s = InputBox(prompt[, titul][, default][, xpos][, ypos][, helpfile, context])
|prompt||(String) Text presented as a message in the window. The maximum length of prompt is approximately 1024 characters, depending on the width of the characters used. If prompt consists of more than one line, then you can separate the lines using the vbCr, vbLf or vbCrLf constants between each line.|
|title||[optional] (String) Text string presented in the title bar of the window. If not set, then the application name is placed in the title bar.|
|default||[optional] (String) Text string presented in the text box as the default response if no other input is provided. If not set, then the text box is empty.|
|xpos||[optional] (Integer) Specifies the horizontal distance of the left edge of the window from the left edge of the screen (in pixels). If not set, then the window is horizontally centered.|
|ypos||[optional] (Integer) Specifies the vertical distance of the upper edge of the window from the top of the screen (in pixels). If not set, then the window is vertically positioned approximately 1/3 of the way down the screen.|
|helpfile||[optional] (String) Path to the Help file to use to provide context-sensitive Help for the window. If set, then context must also be provided.|
|context||[optional] (Integer) The Help context number assigned by the Help author to the appropriate Help topic. If set, then helpfile must also be provided.|
If the user clicks OK button or presses Enter key, then the function returns String whatever is in the text box.
If the user clicks Cancel button, then function returns a zero-length string ("").
sInput = InputBox("Enter your name")
MsgBox "You entered:" & sInput