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Radio Group Transpartency

Posted on 2000-05-07
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Is it possible to make a radio group box transparent? And if so how is it done ??  I have an image on my form and i dont want the box covering the background. Plus   i dont to use single radio buttons!!!  HELP !! URGENT !!!
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Question by:Borrt
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by:Borrt
ID: 2786835
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by:shenqw
ID: 2787296
//Your RadioButton must do like the RadioGroup Component.

unit MyRadioGroupComp;

interface

uses
  Windows, Messages, SysUtils, Classes, Graphics, Controls, Forms, Dialogs,
  StdCtrls, ExtCtrls;

type
  TMyRadioGroup = class(TRadioGroup)
  private
    { Private declarations }
  protected
    { Protected declarations }
    procedure CreateParams(var Params: TCreateParams);override;
  public
    { Public declarations }
  published
    { Published declarations }
  end;

procedure Register;

implementation

procedure Register;
begin
  RegisterComponents('Samples', [TMyRadioGroup]);
end;

{ TRadioGroup1 }

procedure TMyRadioGroup.CreateParams(var Params: TCreateParams);
begin
  inherited;
  Params.ExStyle := Params.ExStyle + WS_EX_TRANSPARENT;
end;

end.
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by:Borrt
ID: 2787376
Close but no cigar :)  when entering strings, the standard grey box is visible again!   any other suggestions ???
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by:ITugay
ID: 2788356
Hi borrt,

In additional you may to try to use TLabel with Transparent property=true instead caption of radiogroup. And then, as usual, write onClick events for TLabel to switch in RadioGroup.

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Igor.
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EddieShipman earned 150 total points
ID: 2794212
There is a group of components on Torrys
and the Super Page that show how this
is done. Look for TRCntls. Or if you
can't find them, I'll send you a copy
if you e-mail me directly...


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by:EddieShipman
ID: 2794233
Sorry,
My e-mail address is
eshipman@e-mds.com
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by:Borrt
ID: 2798215
thanks for the email folow up too !!!
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