Illustrates how to handle the OnCtlColor message and modify the background colors of edit controls. (The article was updated.)
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Learn how to create a transparent edit box that works with a bitmap background.
If a multiline Edit Control is created with scroll bars set, the scroll bars are always displayed, even when not needed. Solve this problem using a class such as CScrollEdit, which is presented here.
Allows the dragging and dropping of files with an edit control. In the example, the path name of what you dragged will be determined along with the features of the file (such as last create date).
A prompted edit control.
A New Technique to Add Additional Functions to Windows Controls; a Built-In Expression Calculator in the CEdit Control
Make extra functionality available from Windows controls. See how to extend the simple edit with a built-in expression calculator (just type in the expression and press "=").
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