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Add custom bitmap to new toolbar button

Posted on 2006-10-27
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There is an existing toolbar created with CreateToolBarEx and I have added a button after the creation of this toolbar with the TB_ADDBUTTONS message and a TBBUTTON struct containing my new button's information. I need to be able to modify the imagelist of this toolbar and add a custom bitmap to it, then assign my button this new image index which I would do in the iBitmap member of the TBBUTTON struct prior to adding my new button I would assume. I need some code which can do this because I am having problems doing this.

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what development environment / IDE are you using?
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I'm using GCC on windows with Dev-C++ as an IDE.
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sorry buddy. not familiar with it.
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Rok Brnot earned 350 total points
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define bitmap in .rc file
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TB_ICN1  BITMAP "C:/Dev-Cpp/Icons/tb_icn1.bmp"
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here is fragment of code from one of my progs, where I use custom tb icons
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tbicn=LoadBitmap(hinst,"TB_ICN1");
dicn.hInst=NULL;
dicn.nID=(UINT)tbicn;
x=SendMessage(hwndToolBar,TB_ADDBITMAP,1,(LPARAM)&dicn);
x=SendMessage(hwndToolBar,TB_CHANGEBITMAP,ID_CMDTB1,(LPARAM)MAKELPARAM(15, 0));
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