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A Simple WordPad

, 5 Nov 2002
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A Simple WordPad

Sample Image - SimpleWordPad.gif


This article show some methods for developing a WordPad like software , this allows you to type lines of different colours with bold and underlined text


This WordPad like project has the following features

  • Type Line / Characters of different colours
  • Type Characters in Bold / Underlined / Overstrike
  • Align text to Left / Right / Center
  • Choose colour of characters
  • Choose Type name and Size of Characters
  • Indent Paragraphs

Not Implemented

The following have not yet been implemented (maybe later)

  • Open an existing File
  • Find Text
  • Replace Text
  • Save File


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Questionf*** here! Pin
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QuestionUnicode how to? Pin
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GeneralCut Copy i can implement Pin
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