Specifying the database name and owner names is optional. To create a text pointer, execute an INSERT or UPDATE statement with data that is not null for the text, ntext, or image column. Logging is determined by the recovery model in effect for the database. The maximum length of text that can be inserted interactively with WRITETEXT is approximately 120 KB for text, ntext, and image data.
Its Me You can use the Restore DC or the Reset DC API calls, the Restore DC is for a saved DC...
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the cross i want consists of two lines covering the whole screen. Mode := pm Xor and draw in each paint cycle first the old position (if any) to remove the old cross and then again but at the new position. does anybody know how to create a mouse curosr cross which is 2xscreen size big ?
my app works, i got the cross and it works fine but i cant delete the drawn lines again :-) I gues no user want to use this program if the screen is black after a minute :-( regards Its Me Its Me, I assume you draw your lines using a canvas with the handle of the desktop DC.