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How can I put a picture in another format (not a square or a retangle) in the form?
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by:khaledc
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You posted the question twice, please delete one of them before you create a confusion.
Regards

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by:Jason_G
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Hi ruyluis,
do you mean, another picture format such as .bmp, .jpg, etc.  Or do you mean you would like to produce different shapes using the PSet and Line methods?

Sincerely,
Jason

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Chizl earned 100 total points
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Feel privileged, I'm giving you source code out of my own DLL.
This will work for anything with a hWnd.   CommandButtons, Forms, Pictures, ect..

'======================================================
'See
'RoundOffCorners()
'SquareOffCorners()

Private Declare Function CreateEllipticRgn Lib "gdi32" (ByVal X1 As Long, ByVal Y1 As Long, ByVal X2 As Long, ByVal Y2 As Long) As Long
Private Declare Function SetWindowRgn Lib "User32" (ByVal hwnd As Long, ByVal hRgn As Long, ByVal bRedraw As Long) As Long

Public Sub RoundOffCorners(ObjectWithHwnd As Variant)
    Dim hr&, dl&
    Dim usew&, useh&
    usew& = ObjectWithHwnd.Width / Screen.TwipsPerPixelX
    useh& = ObjectWithHwnd.Height / Screen.TwipsPerPixelY
    hr& = CreateEllipticRgn(0, 0, usew, useh)
    dl& = SetWindowRgn(ObjectWithHwnd.hwnd, hr, True)
End Sub

Public Sub SquareOffCorners(ObjectWithHwnd As Variant)
    Dim hr&, dl&
    Dim usew&, useh&
    usew& = ObjectWithHwnd.Width * Screen.TwipsPerPixelX
    useh& = ObjectWithHwnd.Height * Screen.TwipsPerPixelX
    hr& = CreateEllipticRgn(0, 0, usew, useh)
    dl& = SetWindowRgn(ObjectWithHwnd.hwnd, hr, True)
End Sub
'======================================================

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by:ruyluis
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Hi! I'm sorry, but I'm having a lot of troubles at my computer and I'm delaied with you. But I'm accepting now your answer. However, i couldn't use wath you suggested. i would like to know if you accept change e-mail with me to clarify the question. If you accept this, my e-mail is ruyluis@sti.com.br. Thanks
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