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How to keep text box background when typing

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Visual Studio 2010, C#4.0, Windows Phone 7 App

I have some text boxes with a custom opaque background for looks. When I select them in debug mode to type something in, it turns the text box background to a white box. I have white text, so a white background when typing makes it quite hard...

Is there a way to prevent this that I am missing?
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There is probably a property for when the text box is selected, look for that and change it to the color you want. I've never coded a phone app so I can't say for certain though.
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Going out on a limb from Windows experience... you may be able to paint the text box yourself or handle a Focus event and set the fore color or background color to a color that does not conflict.
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