Microsoft KB Archive/248496
SAMPLE: CustDTv Illustrates Custom Draw in a TreeView
The information in this article applies to:
- Microsoft Platform Software Development Kit (SDK), on platform(s):
- Microsoft Windows 98
- Microsoft Windows 95
- Microsoft Windows NT Server version 4.0
- Microsoft Windows NT Workstation version 4.0
- the operating system: Microsoft Windows 2000
Version 4.70 of Comctl32.dll introduced the concept of custom draw, which allows the developer to customize the drawing of certain controls without having to implement full owner-draw. Controls such as ListView, TreeView, Tab, and ToolTips support the custom draw feature, to varying degrees.
CustDTv.exe is a sample that demonstrates how to implement custom draw for a TreeView control. It displays how to color text for each item, specify a font for each item, and display text adjacent to the item text.
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Additional query words: custdtv
Keywords : kbfile kbsample kbOSWinNT400 kbOSWin2000 kbSDKWin32 kbTreeView kbOSWin95 kbOSWin98 kbDSupport
Issue type : kbhowto
Technology : kbWin32SDKSearch kbAudDeveloper kbSDKSearch
Last Reviewed: December 15, 2000