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Report #:  6378   Status: Reported
Tooltips use hardcoded background colour
Project:  Kylix Build #:  4.186
Version:    3.0 Submitted By:   Trane Francks
Report Type:  Suggestion / Enhancement Request Date Reported:  11/6/2003 6:53:46 AM
Severity:    Infrequently encountered problem Last Updated:
Platform:    All platforms Internal Tracking #:  
Resolution: None  Resolved in Build: : None
Duplicate of:  None
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Description
The Delphi and BCB IDEs fail to adopt window manager colour schemes with regard to tooltips. When a "dark" scheme is chosen that causes IDE tooltip text to change to a light colour, e.g., white, it's impossible to read the text against the seemingly hardcoded yellow background.
Steps to Reproduce:
Under KDE, select the Digital CDE colour scheme,
then start Kylix. The IDE uses the selected colours
except for the tooltip background.
Workarounds
Only use colour schemes that have a text colour that
is high-contrast against the yellow tooltip
background.
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