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MCM_GETCOLOR message

Retrieves the color for a given portion of a month calendar control. You can send this message explicitly or by using the MonthCal_GetColor macro.

Parameters

wParam

Value of type int specifying which month calendar color to retrieve. This value can be one of the following:

ValueMeaning
MCSC_BACKGROUND

Retrieve the background color displayed between months.

MCSC_MONTHBK

Retrieve the background color displayed within the month.

MCSC_TEXT

Retrieve the color used to display text within a month.

MCSC_TITLEBK

Retrieve the background color displayed in the calendar's title.

MCSC_TITLETEXT

Retrieve the color used to display text within the calendar's title.

MCSC_TRAILINGTEXT

Retrieve the color used to display header day and trailing day text. Header and trailing days are the days from the previous and following months that appear on the current month calendar.

 

lParam
Must be zero.

Return value

Returns a COLORREF value that represents the color setting for the specified portion of the month calendar control if successful. Otherwise, this message returns -1.

Requirements

Minimum supported client

Windows Vista [desktop apps only]

Minimum supported server

Windows Server 2003 [desktop apps only]

Header

Commctrl.h

 

 

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