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XORer Graphic Pattern Update

Submitted on: 2/8/2020 9:15:15 PM
By: Eddie Bole 
Level: Intermediate
User Rating: By 3 Users
Compatibility: VB 6.0
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     An update that makes nice colourful XOR patterns (almost like tablecloth patterns). I ended up using Paul's great optimized code and added a drag "resize dots" on the edge of the picturebox to size and save the rendered XOR graphic to a desired size. The weather here in Melbourne has finally become a bit cooler. We had some really terrible scorching HOT weather followed by lots of destructive wind. Enjoy.

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1/10/2020 8:53:44 PMKenneth Foster

Eddie , I had the same problem of picture disappearing. My workaround was to save the image as a bitmap and then turn around and reload it back again. Its not pretty but it works. Still using some of your code. Will be uploading soon so you can look at it . Hope the smoke is'nt too bad today.
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1/10/2020 9:25:14 PMEddie Bole

Hi Kenneth. Thanks for the hints on trying to retain the picture. I had a similar problem with the dashed line thicker than one API code. I think this has got to do with the setpixel api, but saving it will work. I also trying to find out how to get a constant gold/yellow xor pettern like in the screen shot above (but with all the squares gold). You are also welcome to use any code. I like seeing how people can make use of it in various other forms. Did you end up auto filling filling the line patterns for the line pattern program you were working on? If not I might try to do it? The weather today is finally much better than the smokey stinking hot air that was around for the last 2 weeks. Most people needed to stay indoors because of the health risks. Signing off for now. Ed.
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1/10/2020 11:58:51 PMKenneth Foster

Yes I fixed the auto fill. That will be in my next upload on a small drawing shapes program.
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