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"mark" or "highlight" different parts

Topics: Developer Forum, User Forum
Aug 18, 2009 at 10:28 AM
Edited Aug 18, 2009 at 12:27 PM

Hi there,

i have searched hours in the discussions but i could not found the right solution for my problem:

i use the Scintilla Control as a small HTML-Editor.

Now i want to "mark" or "highlight" different parts of the HTML-Code with a Backcolor like Limegreen or something. Those parts could be a comment or a table or plane text or whatever.

How can i do this? is there any easy way? i have tried with styles and indicators and Selection.Backcolor but nothing works correct for me (cause i use a lexer, i think).

Sorry for my bad english!

greetings

Bosen

Aug 18, 2009 at 6:40 PM

Indicators are what you're looking for

scintillaDoc.Indicators[0].Style = IndicatorStyle.Box;
scintillaDoc.Selection.Range.SetIndicator(0);

Aug 20, 2009 at 11:43 AM

this is not exactly the same i was thinking about, but it works out for me quite well, thanks!