SEP2007 wrote:
a bit confused now.

i understand that I could in theory,

*set* the font name.

and that doing so I would have to , inform the r.t.b to update itself.

I just don't really, (or am trying to) understand *why* i have to do it that way [ first message ] .

I seem right to do it that way.

From the looks of things, you're not familar with OOP (and VB6/VBS is not OOB), I recommend you start looking at the concept of Types too (a prerequisite to OOP)

Then you'll understand.