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Is there any way of changing items in a listbox colour

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You can change the font color (ForeColor) of all of the items, but not individual items in the list.

For example, you can do this on an on click event of a listbox:

Me.myListBox.ForeColor = vbRed

But you can't do something like:

Me.MyListBox.Selected.ForeColor since font color is an attribute of the Control, and not of the selected item in the list.

Did that help any?



mmcdonal


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