Solved

Transparent images

Posted on 2004-08-22
6
168 Views
Last Modified: 2010-04-05
How can I change the transparency level of an image to 50 % without using the alphablend property( it doesn't work under win98 and my code must work under win98 too)

Thanks,
roniks
0
Comment
Question by:roniks
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
  • 2
6 Comments
 
LVL 11

Expert Comment

by:Jase-Coder
ID: 11866244
Alphablend only works with windows 2000 upwards. Check the link below ths may help

http://search.microsoft.com/search/results.aspx?view=msdn&st=b&na=82&qu=alpha+blending&s=1

if you decide to use directX you can use it in delphi by downloading the DelphiX component
0
 
LVL 11

Accepted Solution

by:
Jase-Coder earned 125 total points
ID: 11866250
This article will help

http://msdn.microsoft.com/library/default.asp?url=/library/en-us/gdicpp/gdiplus/usinggdiplus/alphablendinglinesandfills/usingcompositingmodetocontrolalphablending.asp

The example code is in C but the functions will have the same name since it is the windows API
0
 
LVL 12

Assisted Solution

by:Ivanov_G
Ivanov_G earned 125 total points
ID: 11866535
http://swiss.torry.net/transparent.htm

download TTranImage components. As I understand, this is what you are looking for...
0

Featured Post

Industry Leaders: We Want Your Opinion!

We value your feedback.

Take our survey and automatically be enter to win anyone of the following:
Yeti Cooler, Amazon eGift Card, and Movie eGift Card!

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

In this tutorial I will show you how to use the Windows Speech API in Delphi. I will only cover basic functions such as text to speech and controlling the speed of the speech. SAPI Installation First you need to install the SAPI type library, th…
Introduction Raise your hands if you were as upset with FireMonkey as I was when I discovered that there was no TListview.  I use TListView in almost all of my applications I've written, and I was not going to compromise by resorting to TStringGrid…
With Secure Portal Encryption, the recipient is sent a link to their email address directing them to the email laundry delivery page. From there, the recipient will be required to enter a user name and password to enter the page. Once the recipient …

734 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question