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Adding text in VB 10 without the box around it

Discussion in 'Visual Basic .NET' started by Oblivion13, Mar 27, 2013.

  1. Oblivion13

    Oblivion13 Regular Member

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    I am trying to add just text to visual basics 2010 but I cant get it where theres no box around it. I have looked everywhere. I am using the RichTextBox but it leaves the box. I need to add some wording with a link. I tried to add the transparency but it says,

    Control does not support transparent background colors.

    Can anyone help me out with this?
     
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    qrazy Senior Member

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    I am not sure if I understood your question correctly, If you don't want it editable just use 'label'..
     
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  3. Oblivion13

    Oblivion13 Regular Member

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    Thats exactly what I needed, Thanks

    EDIT: Well I tried that but the url is not clickable.
     
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    qrazy Senior Member

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    Use 'Linklabel' control and you should handle the click event to open the link in the browser.
     
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    jazzc Moderator Staff Member Moderator Jr. VIP

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    Thread moved to the proper place :)
     
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  6. Oblivion13

    Oblivion13 Regular Member

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    Didnt even know we had this section. Thanks for moving it.