Making an advanced text editor - Part 1 - Visual Basic .NET
Tags: VB.NET, VB 2008, VB 2010, VB 2012, VB 2013
Source code is availabe at the end of this tutorial.
First create a New Project, then add a RichTextBox to the form. In my project I adjusted the size of the form to 1252, 608 and the RichTextBox size to 712, 520
I also adjusted the RichTextBox border style to None
I will leave the background color or image for you to chose. I will focus more on the coding part.
Add 16 Buttons to the form. Each button will perform a task, such as copy, cut, paste, change color, etc...
Notice that I have add a background image for each button. You don't have to do that for now. As I mentioned earlier I will leave the designing part for you.
Below is the order of the buttons place on the form from left to right: