Creating Gradient Text

This program/attached code shows some interesting methods of producing gradient filled text within a picturebox.

Screen-shot

To use the code in your app, follow these steps:

  1. Create a label named txtlen with 3dappearance property set to true, visible=false
  2. Create a picturebox named pictmp with visible=false, autoredraw=true
  3. Place the module in your app.
  4. Simply call drawtxt function.

That's all that there is to it!

Download zipped project file



Comments

  • This is Very interesting

    Posted by Legacy on 10/10/2001 12:00am

    Originally posted by: Mohd. Hafizur Rahman

    This is very helpfull to me.

    Reply
  • black background problem

    Posted by Legacy on 08/10/2000 12:00am

    Originally posted by: JD

    i use the black scheme in windows and your program doesn't show anything when this scheme is used why?

    Reply
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