From: BobH on


"BobH" wrote:

> I would like to change the graytext of a disabled date control to black text.
> In order to do this I need to override CtlColor. However, I do not seem to be
> getting any paint notifications. The debugger shows that WM_PAINT is reaching
> mt derived control's WindowProc but not WM_CTLCOLOR.
> The same setup works fine in a simple test app.
> I have reread TN062 over and over but I cannot figure out what I might be
> doing wrong. Any tips, ideas, or suggestions would be welcome.
> --
> Bob