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Edit box text properties

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I am using visual c++ 6.0 and hte win32 api. How can I change the text font, color, and size in an edit box?

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For font & size you can take a look at WM_SETFONT, CreateFont, CreateFontIndirect & the LOGFONT structure. But I think for colored text you need to use draw it by yourself. And to be honest, the last time I did that the text flickered as hell (or a screen with 40Hz or so )

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