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Clearing Form Icon

Hi,

  How can i clear the default icon of a form? Form.Icon.Free; don't help.

Thanks in advance.
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omavideniz
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omavideniz
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JaymolCommented:
Hi,

Just a question so that I can correctly help you.....why?

John.
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TheNeilCommented:
Why not simpl,y create a blank icon in Image Editor and just load that? (Nasty idea but simple)

The Neil =:)
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rondiCommented:
omavideniz,

just use
  Form1.Icon := nil;

or try this:
  var
    ico:TIcon;
  begin
    ico := Form1.Icon;
    ico.Free;
  end;

if none of the above work, and you don't mind
changing the Form's behaviour slightly, then
set Form1.BorderStyle to bsDialog or something
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Mohammed NasmanSoftware DeveloperCommented:
rondi, first ur code will not do any thing
second, don't post ur comment as answer, cuz it's not answer

omavideniz, I tested many ways but no one of them working :(, that works fine with images but not with form icon
so maybe loading another icon will help you

  Form1.Icon.LoadFromFile('c:\icon.ico');

 and you can design an icon to use i instead of delete the form icon, or you can desgin ur titlebar and you can icons and picture as you wish

Best regards
Mohammed
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JaymolCommented:
Hi,

Just a question so that I can correctly help you.....why?

John.
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Stuart_JohnsonCommented:
Do you mean you want to get rid of the icon all together?  So there is NO icon?  If so, I think the only way to do this is to set the borderstyle to bsDialog.  You can clear the application icon by doing Application.Icon := nil, but then you still get the old Windows default icon

Like this:

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|_____|


:)

Stu.
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omavidenizAuthor Commented:
i don't want that silly Windows default icon, but it seems there is no other way without changing the border style.
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