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row color in a DbGrid

How can I put an specific color in a selected row in a DBGRid?

thanks in advance.

sincerly

  AFM.

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AngelFireMateo
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AngelFireMateo
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nestoruaCommented:
HI,
Paste you my comment to Spk2000ar for sthe similar question.
1.Set the DefaultDrawing property of your DBGrid to True.
In OnDrawColumnCell event write the following:

procedure TForm1.DBGrid1DrawColumnCell(Sender: TObject; const Rect: TRect; DataCol: Integer; Column:
TColumn; State: TGridDrawState);
var OldBrush, OldFont: TColor;
begin
with Sender as TDBGrid do
 with Canvas do
  begin
    OldBrush:=Brush.Color;
     OldFont:=Font.Color;
//here goes your condition for highlighting:
  if (DataSource.DataSet[YourFieldName]=0)
   then
    begin
     if gdSelected in State
      then
       begin
        Brush.Color:=clRed;
         Font.Color:=clAqua;
       end
      else
       begin
        Brush.Color:=$00DDDFFF;
         Font.Color:=clBlack;
       end;
      end;
//
   DefaultDrawColumnCell(Rect, DataCol, Column, State);
//
    Brush.Color:=OldBrush;
     Font.Color:=OldFont;
end;

Sincerely,
Nestorua.  
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freshman3kCommented:
Hello,

Also, This Borland Community Article has a good explanation.

http://community.borland.com/article/0,1410,20845,00.html
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