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How to add a picture (Pictures Tab) 
Below you can see a button sample with a picture displayed over the left side of the button surface 
 
The image below shows which settings have been used (click over the image elements in order to be taken to every available setting explanation): 
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Item name
Description
 
 
 
 
Picture for button in Normal state
The picture or animation file displayed on the control surface when the button is in Normal state.
 
Picture for pressed button
The picture or animation file displayed on the control surface when the button is in Pressed state.
 
Picture for button with mouse over
The picture or animation file displayed on the control surface when the mouse is over the button area.
 
Picture for disabled button
The picture file displayed on the control surface when the button is in Disabled state.
 
Move picture on press
Determines the pictures behaviour when the button is pressed.
 
Keep aspect ratio
Determines if the aspect ratio must be kept for a picture whose size is bigger than the button size.
 
Transparent factor
Applies alpha channel transparency to the pictures displayed over the button's surface. 
 
The button on the left has the Transparent factor set to 0 while the right one has the Transparent factor set to 128.
 
Color to render as transparent 
Predefined color
The algorithm used to render pictures or animations in transparency is based on the use of a color edited through the "..." button.
 
Color to render as transparent 
Picture Left Top pixel color
The algorithm used to render pictures or animations in transparency is based on the color of the picture left-top pixel.
 
"..." color editing button
This button will open the color choice dialog box.
 
Position
Changes the picture position over the control: nine different positions are available.
 
Offset X
The horizontal offset to fine-tune the picture position.
 
Offset Y
The vertical offset to fine-tune the picture position.
 
Reflectivity Enabled
Enables/disables the reflectivity of the picture on the surface of the button. 
Below you can see two buttons: the left one doesn't have reflectivity enabled, the right one does. 
    
 
Reflectivity Percentage
Defines the percentage of reflectivity applied to the picture. 
Below you can see two buttons: the left one has a picture whose Reflectivity Percentage is set to 30, the right one has a picture whose Reflectivity Percentage is set to 100. 
    
 
Reflectivity Picture Height Percentage
Defines the percentage of picture reflected. 
Below you can see two buttons: the left one has a picture whose Reflectivity Picture Height Percentage is set to 20, the right one has a picture whose Reflectivity Picture Height Percentage is set to 100. 
    
 
Browse button
Browses the current PC folders for a picture. 
Supported picture formats are: BMP, JPG, PNG, GIF, TIF and ICO.
 
Delete button
Deletes the current picture.
 
Preview
Preview pane of the loaded picture.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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