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Subject: RE: Bmp/png transparency?
Thread ID: 311025 Message ID: 311098 # Views: 37 # Ratings: 0
Version: Visual FoxPro 9 SP2 Category: Forms
Date: Tuesday, June 28, 2011 9:03:00 PM         
   


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> > To make a transparent bitmap you must make sure that the bitmap has been converted to Indexed 256 colour. 24bit Bitmaps will not make a transparent image. Make sure that pixel (0,0) in the top left most part of the picture has the colour you want to be transparent.
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> Did you get that from VFP's help file? I couldn't find it. Anyway, how could 1 color (pixel 0,0) ever be enough? If you look at my picture, there are dozens of colors in 1 pic, and they all must be semi-transparent.
> I did a small test with 256 but can't get yet the pic transparent. Still testing...
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> Regards
> Samir

Most likely you will need Adobe Photoshop for that, and play around with the opacity of the image.
http://www.photoshopessentials.com/photo-effects/transparent-type/page-2.php
http://www.photoshopessentials.com/basics/layers/opacity-vs-fill/


Mike Gagnon
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Bmp/png transparency? Posted by Samir H. @ 6/28/2011 10:36:17 AM
RE: Bmp/png transparency? Posted by Martin Krivka @ 6/28/2011 12:01:57 PM
RE: Bmp/png transparency? Posted by Samir H. @ 6/28/2011 2:53:05 PM
RE: Bmp/png transparency? Posted by Martin Krivka @ 6/28/2011 3:32:58 PM
RE: Bmp/png transparency? Posted by Samir H. @ 6/28/2011 3:40:50 PM
RE: Bmp/png transparency? Posted by onytoo @ 6/28/2011 9:12:28 PM
RE: Bmp/png transparency? Posted by Samir H. @ 6/29/2011 4:35:16 AM
RE: Bmp/png transparency? Posted by Mike Gagnon @ 6/28/2011 12:05:58 PM
RE: Bmp/png transparency? Posted by Samir H. @ 6/28/2011 2:40:21 PM
RE: Bmp/png transparency? Posted by Mike Gagnon @ 6/28/2011 9:03:00 PM
RE: Bmp/png transparency? Posted by onytoo @ 6/28/2011 12:26:57 PM