bordercolor of buttons

Klaus major-k klaus at
Mon Jun 7 09:29:48 EDT 2021

Hi Sean,

> Am 06.06.2021 um 23:40 schrieb Sean Cole (Pi) via use-livecode <use-livecode at>:
> Klaus,
> Forecolor IS the border color. It always has been for shapes including
> circles, polygons and custom shapes.

yes, but I was clearly referring to a button.

> Buttons have a bordercolor property but only visible if 3d is off.

AND if they are not "roundrect"!
Then the BORDERCOLOR does nto work!
It does if you switch to e.g. "rectangle".

And that was puzzling me a bit. 8-)

> Sean
> On Sun, 6 Jun 2021 at 14:20, Klaus major-k via use-livecode <
> use-livecode at> wrote:
>> Hi friends,
>> bug or feature?
>> I have a "roundrect" button and cannot set its BORDERCOLOR!?
>> I have to set the FOREGROUNDCOLOR which also affects its BORDERCOLOR.
>> This is not the case if I set the buttons type to e.g. "rectangle", then
>> the before
>> set BORDERCOLOR will be displayed.
>> No hint in the dictionary about this, so but or feature? :-)



Klaus Major
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