[Lazarus] Drawing over LCL controls

Hans-Peter Diettrich DrDiettrich1 at aol.com
Sat Oct 6 01:27:03 CEST 2012

Krzysztof schrieb:

> Can I draw something on standard lazarus controls (e.g TEdit)? I
> created new control which inherit from TEdit and override PaintWindow
> method but is is never fired

This depends on the widgetset behaviour - which one do you use?

A Windows EDIT control does its own painting when focused, no chance to 
override that behaviour, even not in Delphi :-(


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