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Topic: Help - Change Highlight Color in VB
Conf: (P-PDF) Developers, Msg: 98803
From: kendra
Date: 10/21/2003 09:57 AM

I am trying to change the color of the highlighter in a VB interface from the Default of yellow to red. I feel like I have tried everything to get it to work -

Here are a few of the things I tried which didn't work for me
pdPage.SetColor color
acroPageView.SetColor color
h = AcroExchApp.SetPreferenceEx("avpHighlightColor", color)

I know that you can right click the highlighter to change the color, but I am trying to make an interface for kids and want to provide highlighter icons of various colors, so I need a way to automatically provide this.

Any help is much appreciated - this is my first time using VB and the Acrobat SDK, I'm normally a java person. I've been looking extensively through the SDK documentation, and haven't found much useful, so pointers to other references would be helpful too.

Thank you!
Kendra


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