Thread: how to make a colored text in devCpp? help

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    Registered User mikko93's Avatar
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    Post how to make a colored text in devCpp? help

    i know this

    system("color (color number)")

    but i dont know how to use

    set console text attribute

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    You have to use an appropriate library. If they have implemented conio.h, you can use it. Otherwise look into the curses library. If you are writing an actual Windows application, they have methods for it too. It all depends on what type of application you are writing, because standard C cares nothing about colors or screens for that matter.

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