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How to implement hint edit by VC6 just like CEdit::SetCurText() in later version? Thanks.
Posted 5-Jun-10 16:05pm
Edited 5-Jun-10 23:11pm
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Richard MacCutchan at 6-Jun-10 13:12pm
   
I cannot find any reference to SetCurText, please try again to explain what problem you wish to solve.
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Solution 1

If you mean a light gray text saying what a field is used for when nothing is entered, you need to subclass the edit control and respond to WM_PAINT. Check if your control is empty and if so write a message in the client area using a light color.
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