TCustomEdit with custom graphic, how?

Thanks, I will give that a shot!


> "Dustin McCartney" <> wrote in message
> news:3d5215d0$1_2@dnews...
> > How do I add custom graphics to my control now?  The
> > Paint() method is never called in the TCustomEdit class

> There is no Paint() method in TCustomEdit.  Paint() is only in
> TCustomControl-based classes, which TCustomEdit is not.

> What you could do, though, is use a MESSAGE_MAP, or override the inherited
> WndProc() method, to intercept the WM_PAINT or M_CTLCOLOREDIT message
> directly.

> > nor does it contain a TCanvas.

> You can use a TControlCanvas for that.

> Gambit