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a form with transparent client area?

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how to do?
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Question by:annlee
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annlee

this is the easest way to do it....

procedure TForm1.FormCreate(Sender: TObject);
 begin
   Form1.Brush.Style := bsClear;
   Form1.BorderStyle := bsNone
 end;

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by:Madshi
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BoRiS is right.
However, if you want the user to be able to click on the controls that are UNDER the transparent client area of your form (e.g. Desktop icons), say something. I've some other sources for that purpose...

Regards, Madshi.
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by:annlee
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can not refresh
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by:mingwei
ID: 1362434
annlee are right!
This way can not support refresh!
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by:annlee
ID: 1362435
I have tried the way that Mr. Boris said.
but I can't refresh the form on it moved.

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