[Lazarus] Working with RTF

Leonardo M. Ramé l.rame at griensu.com
Thu Nov 17 00:06:33 CET 2011

On 2011-11-16 05:26:00 +0000, lu at lucifael.com wrote:
> I am new to LAzarus and work almost entirely in a Windows environment.  I'm
> trying to create an application that edit's text in an RTF way and while I
> ve looked at RichEdit (I think is the name) it doesn't seem to support such
> things as alignment for paragraphs etc.
> I really need a good RTF control, has any one had any luck converting a
> Delphi one they wouldn't mind sharing, or is there a good one I've missed. 
> It needs to be able to work with RTF files, editing like a word processor
> with all the usual windows text control, like selections etc.
> Please help out the new guy :)  This has me totally foxed and is make or
> break for my application. Will be freeware btw and I can't afford commercial
> controls. 
> Thanks for your patience and help 

Not tested in Lazarus, but RichView is a great RTF component for Delphi,
take a look at this migrated package:


P.S: please, give us your feedback, in a near future project I'll have
to migrate a Delphi app with this component.

Leonardo M. Ramé

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