iTunes-type alternate colored lines in scrolling list field

thinkertoys thinkertoys at
Wed Mar 5 23:19:01 EST 2003

Here's a solution to create a field w/ alternating colored lines that 

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The trick is to use a transparent scrolling fld on top of another field 
where it's htmlText is used to display two graphics that create the 
alternating lines.  Then just change the scroll of both at the same time 
via scrollBarDrag.  Make sure the graphics are sized to exactly match the 
textHeight of the top fld & set the margins for the bottom fld to 0.

Thinker Toys

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