Change in default colors in v2.5?

Frank D. Engel, Jr. fde101 at
Fri Jan 14 14:35:12 EST 2005

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Try queryRegistry("HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Control Panel\Colors\Background"), 

Not entirely sure of the syntax (or the choice of "Background", as 
opposed to "AppWorkSpace" or "Window"), but it should be fairly close 
to that.

On Jan 14, 2005, at 2:21 PM, Richard Gaskin wrote:

> In WebMerge's startup code I set the backgroundPattern of the 
> mainstack to the ID of an image of the OS X striped pattern, and in 
> Windows I set the backgroundPattern to empty and also set the colors 
> to empty, so that the colors used should be those from the OS.
> This has worked well for years, but using the v2.5 engine I'm now 
> getting reports from some users of unusual appearance.  In XP 
> everything works as expected, but in pre-XP systems (2K, 98) I'm 
> getting reports that the window is mostly black.
> Have the default color values invoked when you clear the colors of a 
> stack changed between v2.2 and v2.5?
> What's the current method for reliably getting native colors to be 
> used across all Win systems?
> Thanks in advance -
> --
>  Richard Gaskin
>  Fourth World Media Corporation
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Frank D. Engel, Jr.  <fde101 at>

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