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I am having a night-mare with my application. You see my View class is a sub-class of CScrollView. I have created an interface similar to spread-sheets using CRect class. My probleam is that I want the IDC_IBEAM cursor to be shownwhen text is entered to the CRect class, just like when the View class is a sub-class of CEditView.

I cannot change the inheritance to CEditView as the application has reached a level of complexity where-by changing this would mean re-doing the whole application again.

Please help, I have a serious time schedule, the project deadline is very near.

Billy
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Override OnSetCursor(), check where the cursor is positioned and set change the cursor's shape if it's in one of the rect regions.
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Thanx for the advice, it gave the idea. I will give you the points. I found the solution in this other MFC book I am using thanx anyhow.
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