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Change font color in TLMDGrid cells

Hi,
I'm looking for a way to change font color of a cell (LMD Tools 2017) depending of some cell content. I know how to retrieve cell content, but I don't know how to change the cell's properties like font color, style or the like. I tried to set ACanvas.Font.Color etc. in OnDrawDataCell event, but this doesn't seem to work.

A simple example:

I'm filling a TLMDGrid (no DBGrid!) with values from elsewhere, and I need to color some Field values depending on their content, e.g. negative values being red and positives being green. I currently founf the OnGetCellColor event where I can set the background color of every single cell (AColor), but not the Font.Color. Setting AColumn.Font.Color always colors the entire column rather than the cell.

TIA for any help.
Michael

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  • Hi,

    In a couple of days we will publish minor release in which I've added new OnGetCellColors event (in addition to existing OnGetCellColor), which allows to change both background and font colors.
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