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how do i put a rounded border around text?(with transparent background) for a effect like the items on the start bar.

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Can you show a screenshot of what do you mean? i have no borders on the text in «start bar» (where is it anyway? :))..


 

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ok when you have a window open it shows in the task bar. the selected window is "depressed"(by making it darker)). I am making a shell for windows. I want to be able to place the windows on the start bar like windows does (notice how the icon of the app and then the name are surrounded by a double border to give it a raised effect.) sorry for bad spelling(if any) i dont have my contacts in and i am legally blind.

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They're buttons.

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Thanks for informing me, now care to tell me how i would make buttons that look like that.

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how i would make buttons that look like that

Use GUICtrlCreateRadio() with $BS_PUSHLIKE style :)...

 

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lmao.... regular button, how do i make the background transparent, so only the surrounding line shows? and how do i mak ethe text be left aligned and not centered?

thanks,

influx

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lmao.... regular button, how do i make the background transparent, so only the surrounding line shows? and how do i mak ethe text be left aligned and not centered?

thanks,

influx

I don't understand what's so funny, it's evident he tried to help you. You just weren't clear enough what you wanted.

My suggestion, if you don't find anything is use picture.

Make a picture of it, with window down, and one with normal window up.

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nah its just funny, cuz he kneew it wud be the same as making a normal button ;)/

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nah its just funny, cuz he kneew it wud be the same as making a normal button ;)/

I think people post here to deliberately waste other's time.

That'd be ironic, seeing how "helping" takes time.

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Check this out! :)


 

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amazing, unfortunatly because of the nature of his code, i am having difficulty extracting the parts that allow for the buttons to show pushed down =[

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