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I need black forecolor in a disabled combobox. Is it possible?
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Question by:Amitava_Mukherjee
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by:Sreedhar Vengala
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All you need to do is say
combobox1.ForeColor = Color.FromName("Black");

It doesn't matter if the control is disabled or not, it should change the foreground color.
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by:Amitava_Mukherjee
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sorry, does not work. I am using VB.Net 2008 express. I use

cboExtn.ForeColor = Color.Black

do not work when the form is disabled.
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by:Amitava_Mukherjee
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I also tried

cboExtn.ForeColor = Color.FromName("Black")

but not worked
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by:Amitava_Mukherjee
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Thanx, done
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