I found the solution - an edit control with READONLY MULTILINE VSCROLL, which gives word-wrap and a vertical scrollbar. Exactly what I was after.




On Tue, Jun 3, 2014 at 12:46 PM, Staffan Tylen <staffan.tylen@gmail.com> wrote:
Hmm, I might have found a solution, a ScrollBar control. Seems complicated for such a trivial problem though ...



On Tue, Jun 3, 2014 at 12:34 PM, Staffan Tylen <staffan.tylen@gmail.com> wrote:
Hi, I'm looking for an advice to a very simple problem. I need to display a text file containing just that, text. First I tried using an Edit control in READONLY mode but quickly realised that this control doesn't have a word wrap capability, so the user will be required to manually scroll left-right in order to read the text. So then I tried to use a staticText control which can do word wrap, but this control doesn't have the capability to scroll the text up and down. So what's the solution to this trivial task?

Thanks,
Staffan