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User Defined Square Shape

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Submitted on: 9/21/2019 6:20:53 AM
By: Eddie Bole 
Level: Intermediate
User Rating: Unrated
Compatibility: VB 6.0
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     Been playing around with user defined shapes and came up with this. The code shows how to make a user defined Square Shape, with different coloured sides and different specified side lengths (in twips) and line thicknesses. Also there are left, right, shift left, shift right and middle mouse button click features which when used have slightly different features (as shown by red mouse click dot in screen shot). I could not get the fill to work (I set the scalemode to pixels, fill style solid, autoredraw and tried to specify the midpoint of the square shape), so if someone finds a solution that would be nice to fix up. I also made a checkbox multiple colour selection feature. Hope you like it. Enjoy.

 
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9/23/2019 9:05:34 AMEddie Bole

Forgot to mention: Left clicking on the palette changes the "All line colour". To select individual line colours, click on the desired checkbox and the Right mouse click on the palette. To change 2 or more side colours, select the required checkboxes and then right mouse click on the palette. After clicking on the palette the checkboxes become unselected. Also each time a checkbox is clicked, there is a count of how many checkboxes are selected.
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