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icons disappear when setting guisetbkcolor

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whenever i try to change the background to any color, the icons on my buttons dissappear *sigh*

i am trying to just change the bkcolor to the main gui - "dGUI"

GUISetBkColor($background_color, $dGUI)

any ideas?

Edited by gcue

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ahh its actually the font change thats making the icons go away...


bc its changing the color for all controls.

is it possible to change it to just all labels and not buttons?

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Use GUICtrlSetColor for those controls where you want to change the font colour.

As the control IDs are just numbers, you could even use a For...Next loop if there are a lot and you want to use the same colour:

$Label_1 = GuiCtrlCreateLabel(......
$Label_n = GuiCtrlCreateLabel(......

For $i = $Label_1 To $Label_n
    GuiCtrlSetColor($i, Required_Colour)

Hope this helps,


Edited by Melba23

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thanks man

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