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how can i assign a color to an row in an Dbgrid?

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how can i assign a color to an row in an Dbgrid?

i have a Table with these fields:

key    n  *
Name   n
adress n
Color  n
 
then i have a Form, Dbgrid Datasource, Ttable

when i capture the color in an appendrecord:

table1.appendrecord([
                     key.text,
                     name.text,
                     adress.text,
                     panel1.color
                    ])

then i have an Dbgrid with tree fields(Key, NAme and adress), but i need assign the color (of the field Color) in  the field respectively
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Question by:jamiguel
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Write a handler for the grid OnDrawCell event which sets the color of the canvas for the grid to the appropriate colour.

Cheers,

Raymond.
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by:bruintje
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And if you need an example of how to accomplish that I have some the original was not written by me, but I have used it in a stringgrid.

:O)
brUINTje.
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by:jamiguel
ID: 1362353
<Rwilson>
Your answer is good, but alone it is an idea, of all ways served me

<Bruintje>
can you send me the example to jamiguel@mail.itcac.mx ?


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by:bruintje
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"And together will we build a nicer world" :O))))))))))

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