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SurfaceColor.GradientFactor property

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object.SurfaceColor.GradientFactor [=long]




The factor used to calculate the 3D gradient applied to the color.

The value can be in the range from 1 to 6: the higher is the value the darker the button surface will appear.

The following is a set of identical buttons whose only difference is the GradientFactor property value that is displayed over the button surface.

3dabm_i000065 3dabm_i000066 3dabm_i000063

3dabm_i000067 3dabm_i000068 3dabm_i000069



See also

SurfaceColor object.

ColorSurfaceNormal, ColorSurfaceMO, ColorSurfaceInternal, ColorSurfaceFocus, ColorSurfaceDisabled, ColorSurfacePressed properties.

How to change the button colors section.