Subject Re: [IBO] Colors for IB_LookupCombo in an IB_Grid
Author Jason Wharton
Off the top of my head, nothing comes to mind. I will have to research this.
Is it possible you could look in the sources some to help this along?

I'm a bit buried at the moment.

Jason Wharton
CPS - Mesa AZ

----- Original Message -----
From: "Helen Borrie" <helebor@...>
To: <>
Sent: Sunday, February 04, 2001 8:33 PM
Subject: Re: [IBO] Colors for IB_LookupCombo in an IB_Grid

> At 04:28 PM 05-02-01 +1300, you wrote:
> >Hi Helen
> >
> >(Summary Question:
> >Where does an IB_LookupCombo get its color settings from when it is
> >an IB_Grid, IgnoreColorScheme is True for the grid and LC, ParentColor
> >ParentFont are False for both grid and LC, and the LC is selected but not
> >showing its list?)
> >
> >
> > > Maybe you are confused about the Color (background color) and
> > > properties?
> > >
> >
> >I wish it were that simple.
> >
> >I can set the LC Font color to clYellow and the LC color to clBlue. At
> >design time the colors I select persist. At run time the colors scheme
> >the LC appears black and the text in the LC appears hidden or washed out.
> >have not found out how to alter the lc seleced color scheme. (I do not
> >source)
> >
> >The LC dropdown list takes its background color from the Grid's
> >OrderingColor (by observation). Where does the LC get its selected Text
> >Background color from? I do not have a Windows setting problem because,
> >the same pc, the Sample - Contacts app gives readable colors.
> >
> >Any insights?
> No, sorry. I'd be interested to get some FAQ material out of your
> question, though. :)) If all else fails, Jason will be back online
> Cheers,
> H.
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