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TreeView changing text color problem

Posted on 2006-10-27
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I have a treeview and I cant seem to change the forecolor on a nodes text.

The weird thing is that I can change the backcolor and that works fine. Any ideas?

'This Does works
Me.tvStatute.BeginUpdate()
Me.tvStatute.SelectedNode.BackColor = Color.Orange
Me.tvStatute.EndUpdate()

'This Doesn't work at all
Me.tvStatute.BeginUpdate()
Me.tvStatute.SelectedNode.ForeColor = Color.Orange
Me.tvStatute.EndUpdate()

Why would changing the backcolor work, but changing the forecolor not work?
Thanks,
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Question by:bertino12
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gangwisch earned 1000 total points
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this worked:
Private Sub TreeView1_BeforeSelect(ByVal sender As Object, ByVal e As System.Windows.Forms.TreeViewCancelEventArgs) Handles TreeView1.BeforeSelect
        e.Node.ForeColor = Color.AliceBlue
    End Sub
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by:bertino12
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Yes, thats a bit different than the way I did mine though. That does work, but for me the way I showed above works for backcolor, but not forecolor.
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