DBuilder- sets "bottom" to 0,0,0?

Trevor DeVore lists at mangomultimedia.com
Tue Nov 4 00:13:57 EST 2003

On Nov 3, 2003, at 5:08 PM, Alex Rice wrote:
> On Nov 3, 2003, at 4:48 PM, Monte Goulding wrote:
>> Yep, it's something to do with the default colors picked up from the 
>> system.
>> The bottom and shadow colors seem to end up black. What you need to 
>> do is
>> set these in your standalone stack and leave all other colors empty 
>> and
>> things should look fine. It seems the default is 172,172,172 for both.
> Is that color for Windows?
> Using the Mac OS X color picker, there is a palette for Developers 
> (maybe installed by the Dev TOols CD?). On that palette:
> controlShadowColor = 147,147,147

I think it is 172,172,172 for Mac as well.  I just tested this on some 
fields that were showing the thick black lines after building the 
standalone on OS X.  In the development environment (where everything 
looks fine) I put the effective bottomColor of the field and it was 

Trevor DeVore
Blue Mango Multimedia
trevor at mangomultimedia.com

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