Using a multiline text box for logging

Just a quick note… if you have a winforms app, you can log what is happening to a multiline textbox (normally set to readonly). To ensure that the last message added is visible, run code as follows everytime you add a log message.

textBoxMessages.Text += string.Format("{0}\r\n", aMessage);
textBoxMessages.SelectionStart = textBoxMessages.Text.Length - 1;

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