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VB.Net 2005 - Calendar control's "today" indicator

Posted on 2007-12-05
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Something I've done recently has changed the today marker from a circle to a square...
I can't find a property to change this...any ideas where I might look?
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by:Bob Learned
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Hmmm, did you apply Service Pack 1?  The default setting is for a square, and I don't remember when that changed.

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by:sirbounty
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Hmm - "I" didn't, and I can't determine that it was pushed via any package, but I'm quite certain it was a circle up until yesterday or the day before...
I did add a custom class for a combo box, but I don't think that would affect it.  
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by:Jaime Olivares
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Does your application has the following code at the beginning of your program?:

            Application.EnableVisualStyles();
            Application.SetCompatibleTextRenderingDefault(false);
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My C# app does, but with VB.NET, that would be an project setting.

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by:sirbounty
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Ahh...that would be it.
I've been working in another question on changing my startup to use the actual 'splash' startup, and had commented out this line:

Application.VisualStyleState = VisualStyles.VisualStyleState.ClientAndNonClientAreasEnabled

Probably it...I'll drop it back in.
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by:sirbounty
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Adding that line back didn't do it - I had to deselect XP styles under project properties.
Thanx gang.
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