Scott Rossi scott at
Wed Mar 20 13:47:01 EST 2002

On Tuesday, March 19, 2002, at 03:15  PM, Bill Vlahos wrote:

> It looks like you can make object, including fields, transparent. In 
> fact it looks like you can do it three ways on the Mac. Two are for all 
> platforms and one is Mac only. Two are both set in the ink propery and 
> the other is simply the opaque property.
> Generic: notScrXor
> Mac only: transparent
> My question is can any of these be set for %transparency? This comes 
> from examples in Mac OS X using the Quartz graphics engine.

You can easily fake this by setting the field's fill to none and placing 
an image object behind the field with whatever translucency you want.


Scott Rossi
Creative Director, Tactile Media
scott at

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