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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: July 10, 2014


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:


private TextBox txtBox = null;

private void comboBoxBarItem1_TextBoxBound(object sender, Syncfusion.Windows.Forms.Tools.XPMenus.TextBoxBoundEventArgs args)


txtBox = args.TextBox;


txtBox.ForeColor = SystemColors.GrayText;


private void comboBoxBarItem1_Unselected(object sender, System.EventArgs e)


txtBox.ForeColor = SystemColors.GrayText;



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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