Multi-colored string

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How can I show a multi-colored string in which each letter can have a different color?

With the edit-box I can only choose one color. Using the function 'ColorToString' results in a hexadecimal code in the edit-box.

I want to use this to be able to design multi-colored strings. I use the 'ColorDialog' to pick colors.
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Commented:
Use TRichEdit insted of TEdit.

If you want I can give a sample about it.

Monir.

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The TRichEdit is the solution. You can select any piece of text in it and then assign the colour you like to it.

I use it for a simple text editor I've made where I need to quickly set Red, Green or Blue. Made buttons for each colour that sets the selection to the chosen colour - works great.
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