Author Topic: How to hide canvases as card opens  (Read 2201 times)

Wilko

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How to hide canvases as card opens
« on: September 26, 2011, 07:19:07 AM »
My app has several canvases that always appear black when the card first opens and this looks quite ugly because the card is pink.
I have tried using the CANVASCLEAR command to set their color to match that of the card and although it does work the canvases still appear in black for a fraction of a second. Is there a workaround so that the canvases are never seen until I acvtivate them?

Malkom

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Re: How to hide canvases as card opens
« Reply #1 on: September 26, 2011, 10:33:17 AM »
Inside HAC you can set the properties of your controls to invisible and then later in you app set them to visible when needs be.

To set a canvas to invisible:-

1) Select the canvas
2) In the Toolbar - Creator Properties - select the Place TAB
3) Below the coords setting is the Visible check box, usually checked
     so just uncheck it.

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