Stop Image - Octagon with no frames

Posted on 2006-03-30
Last Modified: 2010-05-01
I need to place a large octagon (red) with the words STOP over the top of my vb form - displayed while awating and external event.
I want it to have no frame and no edges so that the rest of the form is displayed and it looks like the stop sign is floating above the form.
I need to be able to turn on / turn off - with the original frame re-appearing when the sign is off

I can do it with a circle or square are these pre-defined shapes but I need to do it with other shapes


Question by:ralpher
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    take a look at this:

    in these two examples you could replace the picture with your own picture: (the example at the bottom of the image)

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    The last one eas good for me Thanks

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    happy coding, and thanx for the points!

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