Background

Modified in version 4.0

Background ( fillColor ;​ fillColorVariant ;​ borderStroke ;​ borderColor ;​ borderColorVariant ;​ shadowEffect ;​ shadowColor )

Argument Type Range Default Note
fillColor rgba 0..255 white
fillColorVariant int -1..128 solid
borderStroke num[] 0..1000 1 Dimension:[pt]
borderColor rgba 0..255 black
borderColorVariant int -1..128 solid
shadowEffect num[] -1000..1000 0
shadowColor rgba 0..255 #888a
Examples
Description

The Background() function makes it possible to define a single-color or gradient background including border and shadow. If the Background() function is entered without arguments, a white background with a 1-pixel wide black border without shadow is drawn.

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1

OpenDrawing(250;​150)

2

ChartData(7 5 4 2 1)

3

BarChart()

4

/* Set up styles. */

5

FillStyle(1;​#4682b4)

6

BorderStyle(all;​none)

7

/* Set up axes. */

8

AxisLine(all;​0)

9

AxisMajorTicks(all;​0)

10

/* Set up grid and background. */

11

MajorGridLineWidths(y;​x;​0)

12

MajorGridLineWidths(x;​y;​0.25)

13

Background()

14

CloseDrawing()

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If no views are used or if the background function is entered outside of the views, then the function is applied to the entire drawing. Views are explained in Script Structure.

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1

OpenDrawing(250;​150)

2

ChartData(7 5 4 2 1)

3

BarChart()

4

/* Set up styles. */

5

FillStyle(1;​#4682b4)

6

BorderStyle(all;​none)

7

/* Set up axes. */

8

AxisLine(all;​0)

9

AxisMajorTicks(all;​0)

10

/* Set up grid and background. */

11

MajorGridLineWidths(y;​x;​0)

12

MajorGridLineColors(x;​y;​#e1d9c9)

13

Background(#f7f6f1;​solid;​0)

14

CloseDrawing()

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1

OpenDrawing(250;​150)

2

OpenView(40;​20;​170;​110)

3

ChartData(7 5 4 2 1)

4

BarChart()

5

/* Set up styles. */

6

FillStyle(1;​#4682b4)

7

BorderStyle(all;​none)

8

/* Set up axes. */

9

AxisLine(all;​0)

10

AxisMajorTicks(all;​0)

11

/* Set up grid and background. */

12

MajorGridLineWidths(y;​x;​0)

13

MajorGridLineColors(x;​y;​#e1d9c9)

14

CloseView()

15

Background(#f7f6f1;​solid;​0)

16

CloseDrawing()

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1

OpenDrawing(250;​150)

2

OpenView(40;​20;​170;​110)

3

ChartData(7 5 4 2 1)

4

BarChart()

5

/* Set up styles. */

6

FillStyle(1;​#4682b4)

7

BorderStyle(all;​none)

8

/* Set up axes. */

9

AxisLine(all;​0)

10

AxisMajorTicks(all;​0)

11

/* Set up grid and background. */

12

MajorGridLineWidths(y;​x;​0)

13

MajorGridLineColors(x;​y;​#e1d9c9)

14

CloseView()

15

Background(#f7f6f1;​solid;​0;​none;​solid;​2 2 4)

16

CloseDrawing()

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1

OpenDrawing(250;​150)

2

OpenView(40;​20;​170;​110)

3

ChartData(7 5 4 2 1)

4

BarChart()

5

/* Set up styles. */

6

FillStyle(1;​#4682b4)

7

BorderStyle(all;​none)

8

/* Set up axes. */

9

AxisLine(all;​0)

10

AxisMajorTicks(all;​0)

11

/* Set up grid and background. */

12

MajorGridLineWidths(y;​x;​0)

13

MajorGridLineColors(x;​y;​#e1d9c9)

14

CloseView()

15

Background(#f7f6f1;​solid;​0.5;​#a58b5c;​solid;​0 1 5)

16

CloseDrawing()

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If the Background() function is entered within a view, then the function is applied to the background of the view.

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1

OpenDrawing(250;​150)

2

OpenView(80;​40;​150;​90)

3

ChartData(7 5 4 2 1)

4

BarChart()

5

/* Set up styles. */

6

FillStyle(1;​#4682b4)

7

BorderStyle(all;​none)

8

/* Set up axes. */

9

AxisLine(all;​0)

10

AxisMajorTicks(all;​0)

11

/* Set up grid and background. */

12

MajorGridLineWidths(y;​x;​0)

13

MajorGridLineColors(x;​y;​#e1d9c9)

14

Background(#f7f6f1;​solid;​0.5;​#a58b5c;​solid;​0 1 5)

15

CloseView()

16

Background(white;​solid;​0.5;​#a58b5c)

17

CloseDrawing()

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1

OpenDrawing(250;​150)

2

OpenView(80;​40;​150;​90)

3

ChartData(7 5 4 2 1)

4

BarChart()

5

/* Set up styles. */

6

FillStyle(1;​#4682b4)

7

BorderStyle(all;​none)

8

/* Set up axes. */

9

AxisLine(all;​0)

10

AxisMajorTicks(all;​0)

11

/* Set up grid and background. */

12

MajorGridLineWidths(y;​x;​0)

13

MajorGridLineColors(x;​y;​#e1d9c9)

14

Background(#fdfcf7;​solid;​1;​#e9ddc7)

15

CloseView()

16

Background(#f7f6f1;​solid;​3.5;​#e1d2b6)

17

CloseDrawing()

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