[futurebasic] Re: [FB] [FB^3] Can't get TEXT and COLOR to work on EFs

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From: David Cottrell <David.Cottrell@...>
Date: Mon, 20 Sep 1999 15:18:51 +1000
>Can't seem to figure this out. Checked the FB II Reference and page 309
>says the constant for _boldBit% = 1. In the constants help for FB^3 it
>shows "_boldbit = 0". The constants for colors seem to match.  I ran the
>following in the mainstart section of a PG project. One window and one edit
>field. The window and the edit field show up and it changes but there is no
>color or bolding.  All  values tried seem to only yield plain black text.
>Anyone run into this one? I'm probably overlooking something stupid.

I seem to recall from the beta list that you have to select the text to
change its style attributes (like colour) - I've not played with this
however. My understanding is that this is different from FBII.

David