Specifying shadow properties for dialog templates

You can use a customized shadow for a dialog template.

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To specify shadow properties for a dialog template:


  1. In the New Dialog Template Wizard, select Shadow from the Properties list.
  2. Select the Add a shadow check box to apply a shadow to a dialog template.
  3. Move the Offset slider to specify the offset of the shadow.
  4. Move the Angle slider to specify the angle of the shadow.
  5. Move the Radius slider to specify the radius of the shadow.
  6. In the Color field, specify the color of the window shadow. Use the ellipsis (…) button to select a color from the palette.
  7. Move the Transparency slider to set the shadow transparency.
  8. Click Finish to save the changes for this dialog template and close the dialog template window.