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How to change the forecolor of the textBox of ComboBoxBarItem?

Platform: WinForms |
Control: XPToolbar |
Published Date: April 30, 2011 |
Last Revised Date: February 7, 2020

Change the forecolor of textbox

This cabn be achieved by holding the textBox of ComboBoxBarItem in TextBoxBound event and change the color to GrayText. Please refer the below code snippet which illustrates this:

C#

private TextBox txtBox = null;
private void comboBoxBarItem1_TextBoxBound(object sender, Syncfusion.Windows.Forms.Tools.XPMenus.TextBoxBoundEventArgs args)
{
   txtBox = args.TextBox;
   if(!txtBox.ContainsFocus)
      txtBox.ForeColor = SystemColors.GrayText;
}
private void comboBoxBarItem1_Unselected(object sender, System.EventArgs e)
{
   txtBox.ForeColor = SystemColors.GrayText;
}

VB

Private txtBox As TextBox = Nothing
Private Sub comboBoxBarItem1_TextBoxBound(ByVal sender As Object, ByVal args As Syncfusion.Windows.Forms.Tools.XPMenus.TextBoxBoundEventArgs) Handles comboBoxBarItem1.TextBoxBound
   txtBox = args.TextBox
   If (Not txtBox.ContainsFocus) Then
      txtBox.ForeColor = SystemColors.GrayText
   End If
End Sub
Private Sub comboBoxBarItem1_Unselected(ByVal sender As Object, ByVal e As System.EventArgs) Handles comboBoxBarItem1.Unselected
   txtBox.ForeColor = SystemColors.GrayText
End Sub

 

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