tranparent text control

Posted on 2002-04-04
Last Modified: 2013-11-20
how to make the static text control transparent?
Question by:mimd
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mblat earned 25 total points
ID: 6919949
there is an example of owner draw static control, that includes a lot of stuff.
I believe transparency is there also.

hope it helps

Expert Comment

ID: 6919973
The properties of Static control had that feature.

Check it in Extended styles, you will find a check box for "Transparent"

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Assisted Solution

by:Roshan Davis
Roshan Davis earned 25 total points
ID: 6920515
Get the background dc of the parent.
Map OnErasebackground of the CEdit derived class,
BitBlt there with the background dc.

THis is the only way to support transparency...


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