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Hi,

I am used to writing perl CGI scripts but I am very new to writing perl applications.
I have tried out perl2exe to convert my scripts to executables and I have installed the Win32::GUI module to create a user interface for my new application.

I create a new window for example:-

use Win32::GUI;
    $main = Win32::GUI::Window->new(
                -name   => 'Main',
                -width  => 796,
                -height => 549,
                -minsize => [796, 549],
                -background => '#fff000',
                -text   => 'My Application',
        );

I can set the background colour of the window (yellow) but I do not seem to be able to set a background image. This is vital because I want my GUI buttons to appear over the image backdrop.

How can I do this?
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Question by:coolarmani
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Win32::GUI does not have the capability.  

See the list of options here:
http://search.cpan.org/~robertmay/Win32-GUI-1.05/docs/GUI.pod

--LTCJ
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