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Unable to set the foreground color for a toggle-box and some other widgets

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TitleUnable to set the foreground color for a toggle-box and some other widgets
URL NameP111166
Article Number000143591
EnvironmentWindows XP and above
OpenEdge 10.2x
Question/Problem Description
Unable to set the foreground color for a toggle-box.
Setting the FGCOLOR attribute of a combo-box widget does not change its foreground color.
Combo-box is enabled and sensitive.
Using the Windows XP Style.
Works fine using the Windows Classic Style.
Using a manifest file.
Steps to Reproduce
Clarifying Information
Error Message
Defect/Enhancement Number
Cause
This is a limitation caused by the XP Themes manager.

When a manifest file is used, the Theme manager ignores any request from the client application [OpenEdge in this case] to change the foreground color of a toggle-box.
Incidentally, requests to change the background color are honored.
Resolution
This is a limitation in a 3rd-party product, and cannot be addressed by Progress Software.
The only possible workaround is not to use a manifest file, if that is applicable.
Workaround
Notes
Last Modified Date4/8/2013 5:30 AM
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