Change Text Color Of Any Richtext Field Background

Using NotesRichTextStyle Class you can change of color or format of any text within RichText Item Background. Code...

is an example for Mail Dim sess as New NotesSession Dim memo as New Notesdocument(sess.CurrentDatabase) Dim rt as New NotesRichTextItem(memo,"Body") Dim style as NotesRichTextStyle Set style=sess.CreateRichTextStyle memo.SendTo="Lotus 411" memo.Subject="Test" Call rt.AppendText("This is a test mail to test RichText style Class") Call rt.AddNewLine(2) 'Here is code which changes code to RED/BOLD/UNDERLINE style.Bold=True style.UnderLine=True style.NotesColor=COLOR_RED Call rt.AppendStyle(style) Call rt.AppendText(" D A N G E R") Call memo.Send(False) 'Above code will render DANGER in RED BOLD UNDERLINE Format 'If you are trying add text after this make sure you clear properties set for style ,other wise it render text after in RED color. to Clear style.Bold=False style.UnderLine=False style.NotesColor=COLOR_BLACK Call rt.AppendText(style)

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