Solved

Changing a color of a disabled link label

Posted on 2010-11-19
4
638 Views
Last Modified: 2012-05-10
Is it possible to change the color of a disabled link label in a windows form?  I want to make it the standard color a regular label when it's disabled versus grayed out.
0
Comment
Question by:MrFantastic6
  • 2
4 Comments
 
LVL 22

Expert Comment

by:Snarf0001
ID: 34176746
Sure, just set the DisabledLinkColor property.
0
 
LVL 70

Accepted Solution

by:
Éric Moreau earned 100 total points
ID: 34176936
this is not easy. check http://www.emoreau.com/Entries/Articles/2005/07/Colors-of-disabled-controls.aspx

you will not find a link label but chances are that it is working like another control
0
 
LVL 2

Author Comment

by:MrFantastic6
ID: 34176991
wow, i was REEEEALLLY hoping that it was as easy as disabledLinkColor property.  it had ZERO effect.
0
 
LVL 22

Expert Comment

by:Snarf0001
ID: 34177001
I think I misunderstood, if you mean the actual Link inside the control is disabled, then the .DisabledLinkColor will work.
If you mean the linklabel itself is disabled (which I now believe is what you meant), then Erics code is unfortunately what you need.
0

Featured Post

Free Tool: Subnet Calculator

The subnet calculator helps you design networks by taking an IP address and network mask and returning information such as network, broadcast address, and host range.

One of a set of tools we're offering as a way of saying thank you for being a part of the community.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Introduction As chip makers focus on adding processor cores over increasing clock speed, developers need to utilize the features of modern CPUs.  One of the ways we can do this is by implementing parallel algorithms in our software.   One recent…
It was really hard time for me to get the understanding of Delegates in C#. I went through many websites and articles but I found them very clumsy. After going through those sites, I noted down the points in a easy way so here I am sharing that unde…
This video shows how to use Hyena, from SystemTools Software, to bulk import 100 user accounts from an external text file. View in 1080p for best video quality.
Email security requires an ever evolving service that stays up to date with counter-evolving threats. The Email Laundry perform Research and Development to ensure their email security service evolves faster than cyber criminals. We apply our Threat…

809 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question