image within a graphic?

Ken Ray kray at
Fri Oct 18 18:44:01 EDT 2002


If you have a transparent GIF, you should be able to just import it and it
will display with its transparency already on... I don't understand - did
this not work for you? And if so, what happened?

Ken Ray
Sons of Thunder Software
Email: kray at
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----- Original Message -----
From: "Brad Allen" <BradAllen at>
To: <use-revolution at>
Sent: Friday, October 18, 2002 6:14 PM
Subject: image within a graphic?

> Is there a way to place an image "inside" a graphic, similar to the
> way a button can hold an image by setting the icon property? My goal
> is to display a circular picture. I tried all the different ink
> settings for an image containing a circular picture, but never
> achieved the desired results. The ink setting called "Transparency"
> is advertised to make all the white space of the image transparent,
> but it didn't work quite right, and has the drawback of being limited
> to Mac OS systems.
> My image was created in Photoshop and saved as a transparent GIF.
> Thanks!
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