[Lazarus] Splash window with drop shadow

Paul Ishenin webpirat at mail.ru
Tue Oct 30 23:41:40 CET 2012

31.10.12, 4:46, Alberto Narduzzi пишет:
>> Hi, I'm wondering if there's a way to create an splash screen (a
>> borderless window) with a drop shadow, I'm thinking of something like
>> showing a PNG with shadow on screen, but without its background window.
> maybe I miss something, but couldn't you just create a PNG with only the
> "shadow", alpha-something; make the borderless window slightly bigger
> and transparent where the shaow is, and just drop the PNG onto it?

Some widgetsets (like windows) support windows with shadows and this is 
even used in LCL for hint window. But there is no option available in 
LCL for this and there is no cross platform way I believe.

Best regards,
Paul Ishenin

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