adding background-colour to a selected ListBox-item in c#

Posted on 2006-06-28
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Last Modified: 2010-04-17
How do I add background-colour to a selected ListBox-item, and how
do I easily maintain this background-state after Page_Load?
Question by:jenniferw
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For HTML listboxes, or other? I can help you with HTML..
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C#! ok
http://www.thescarms.com/dotNet/CustomListBox.asp            Change the Color of Individual ListBox items in .NET.
http://www.codeproject.com/cs/miscctrl/ColorComboBox.asp  Selecting colors with a combo box.
http://www.exforsys.com/content/view/1298/240/                  Working with Web Forms Controls and C#
http://www.c-sharpcorner.com/Code/2003/July/DropDownListBox.asp  Working with DropDownList and ListBox Controls in ASP.NET
http://msdn2.microsoft.com/en-us/system.windows.forms.control.defaultbackcolor.aspx (Get color only)
http://www.dnzone.com/showDetail.asp?TypeId=2&NewsId=1328 (C++?)  Advanced ListBox with color items and icons.

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ID: 17004244
Sorry for not answering. Thank´s a lot for helping me...
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ID: 17004462

Were you able to add color?

I said "C#! ok" cause I saw that later in your Question. lol

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