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color in a view

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Last Modified: 2013-11-20
How do I change the background color in a view? I overrode the OnPrepareDC function, and tried to do a
SetBKColor((255,0,0));   but it did not work.  However, it did place a black square on wherever the text should have been?

On a similar note, how do I change the textcolor?

Thanks in Advancew
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Thanks.  It didn't work in the OnEraseBkground....but it did in the OnPrepareDC.

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