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    Smile rich edit...

    how can alter some of the words of the rich edit control.. that only the word i want will be in color? basicly like in an IDE?

    thanks.

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    Use a CHARRANGE struct and EM_EXSETSEL message to define the specific characters you'd like to format. Then use a CHARFORMAT struct and EM_SETCHARFORMAT message to set the attributes of the selected characters.
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