Tiling a Bitmap across a forms Background

This sample program show's how to tile a bitmap across a forms background. Any picture can be used - just remember that if you resize the form, you'll need to re-tile the bitmap again.

Screen shot

Download Zipped Project File (3k)



Comments

  • More Dynamic Way

    Posted by Legacy on 11/28/2001 12:00am

    Originally posted by: Andrew Leonard

    Make a new Sub that will perform the same function.
    
    Let's say, ShowBitmap

    Private Sub ShowBitmap

    Dim HorizantalLimit As Integer
    Dim VerticalLimit As Integer
    Dim ii As Integer
    Dim jj As Integer

    HorizantalLimit = Width / Picture1.Width
    VerticalLimit = Height / Picture1.Height

    For ii = 0 To VerticalLimit
    For jj = 0 To HorizantalLimit
    PaintPicture Picture1, jj * Picture1.Width, ii * Picture1.Height, Picture1.Width, Picture1.Height
    Next
    Next

    End Sub

    Call this Sub in Form Load, and also on Form Resize. That way it will automatically load for you, and will resize itself as the dialog is resized.

    Reply
Leave a Comment
  • Your email address will not be published. All fields are required.

Top White Papers and Webcasts

  • Java developers know that testing code changes can be a huge pain, and waiting for an application to redeploy after a code fix can take an eternity. Wouldn't it be great if you could see your code changes immediately, fine-tune, debug, explore and deploy code without waiting for ages? In this white paper, find out how that's possible with a Java plugin that drastically changes the way you develop, test and run Java applications. Discover the advantages of this plugin, and the changes you can expect to see …

  • As a development and deployment platform, RHEL offers an efficient, scalable, and robust operating environment with certified security and flexible deployment options in physical and virtualized environments. To assess and quantify the business benefits of RHEL, IDC recently conducted in-depth interviews with IT staff members of 21 companies using RHEL servers. The organizations represent a broad range of industries and have an average of 22,700 employees. RHEL servers accounted for 23% of the servers …

Most Popular Programming Stories

More for Developers

Latest Developer Headlines

RSS Feeds