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How do I set a custom pen style?

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Hi

I have an app where I draw on a picture box, much like you would with MSPaint.  I want to set a custom pen style so that I can have the user draw what looks like roads, highways, and rivers.

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Matt
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Take a look at this site:

http://rookscape.com/vbgaming/tutAT.php


Good luck!!
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Got another one you might like:

http://www.allapi.net/apilist/example.php?example=Draw%20Hotchpotch


Happy coding!!
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Hi Dr. Delphi,

The first article looks like exactly what I want, except it is VB.net.  I am using VB6.  Do you know of a way to do it with 6?

Thanks,

Matt
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This will work for you in VB6 as well... it is just straight Windows32 API functions. There's nothing VB specific in it.


Good luck!!
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Hi Dr. Delphi.

Perfect.  Thanks for the help!

Matt
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Cheers.
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