[Lazarus] Center text in multi-line hints?
lazarus at kluug.net
Wed Nov 15 20:41:06 CET 2017
On 15.11.2017 18:46, Donald Ziesig via Lazarus wrote:
> Hi All!
> This is just a minor annoyance fpr me (it grates on my sense of
> esthetics :-)), but is there any way to center the text in a
> multi-line hint? In the current app, the hint is for a TPaintBox, but
> I've occasionally wanted to do this for other controls in the past.
> I could almost do this by pre-processing the hint text, but it would
> not take into account even/odd character counts (better than nothing,
> but not optimal).
Paint the hint yourself with DrawText:
- no need to preprocess the text.
Lazarus has implemented DrawText for all widgetsets. You can also use
TCanvas.TextRect with the Style parameter.
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