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  • Coordinates
  • Drawing with opacity or anti-aliasing
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Stored procedures
Draws a polygon in an Image variable.
Example
MyImage is Image = "Test.gif"
// Draw a 4-side polygon whose
// background is light yellow and whose border is light blue
MyImage.DrawPolygon(4, 10, 20, 20, 50, 40, 60, 50, 10, LightYellow, LightBlue)

IMG_MyDrawing = MyImage
Syntax

Building a polygon point by point Hide the details

<Image variable>.DrawPolygon(<Number of sides> , <X1> , <Y1> , <X2> , <Y2> [, ... [, <Xn> , <Yn> ]] [, <Background color> [, <Side color>]])
<Image variable>: Image variable
Name of the Image variable to use.
<X1>: Integer
X coordinate of first point of the polygon. These coordinates are expressed in pixels.
<Y1>: Integer
Y coordinate of first point of the polygon. These coordinates are expressed in pixels.
<X2>: Integer
X coordinate of second point of the polygon. These coordinates are expressed in pixels.
<Y2>: Integer
Y coordinate of second point of the polygon. These coordinates are expressed in pixels.
<Xn>: Optional integer
X coordinate of Nth point of the polygon. These coordinates are expressed in pixels.
<Yn>: Optional integer
Y coordinate of Nth point of the polygon. These coordinates are expressed in pixels.
<Background color>: Integer or constant (optional)
Background color of polygon. This color can correspond to:
If this parameter is not specified, the background color:
<Side color>: Integer or constant (optional)
Color of polygon sides. This color can correspond to:
If this parameter is not specified, the line color:
  • corresponds to the color specified during the last call to <Image>.Pen,
  • is identical to the color used for the background if <Image>.Pen was not used.

Building a polygon via an array of X and Y coordinates Hide the details

<Image variable>.dPolygon(<Array of coordinates> [, <Background color> [, <Side color>]])
<Image variable>: Image variable
Name of the Image variable to use.
<Array of coordinates>: Array of integers or array of points
  • WLanguage array of integers containing the coordinates of polygon points. The even subscript represent the X coordinates while the odd subscripts represent the Y coordinates of points. These coordinates are expressed in pixels.
  • Versions 22 and later
    WINDEVWEBDEV - Server codeiPhone/iPadUniversal Windows 10 App WLanguage array of Point variables containing the coordinates of polygon points. These coordinates are expressed in pixels.
    New in version 22
    WINDEVWEBDEV - Server codeiPhone/iPadUniversal Windows 10 App WLanguage array of Point variables containing the coordinates of polygon points. These coordinates are expressed in pixels.
    WINDEVWEBDEV - Server codeiPhone/iPadUniversal Windows 10 App WLanguage array of Point variables containing the coordinates of polygon points. These coordinates are expressed in pixels.
    WINDEVWEBDEV - Server codeiPhone/iPadUniversal Windows 10 App WLanguage array of Point variables containing the coordinates of polygon points. These coordinates are expressed in pixels.
<Background color>: Integer or constant (optional)
Background color of polygon. This color can correspond to:
If this parameter is not specified, the background color:
<Side color>: Integer or constant (optional)
Color of polygon sides. This color can correspond to:If this parameter is not specified, the line color:
  • corresponds to the color specified in the last call to <Image>.Pen,
  • is identical to the color used for the background if <Image>.Pen was not used.
Remarks

Coordinates

Drawing a polygon:
MyImage.DrawPolygon(5, 80, 10, 10, 150, 100, 200, 160, 80, 140, 40)
Drawing a polygon
The coordinates are specified in relation to the top left corner of the Image control (coordinates set to (0,0)). Important: There is no need to close the polygon (the coordinates of last point do not have to be equal to the coordinates of first point). The polygon is automatically "closed". Limits: a polygon can contain up to 100 000 points in WINDEV, WEBDEV and Java, and up to 1000 points in Windows CE.
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Drawing with opacity or anti-aliasing

For a drawing with opacity (<Image>.StartDrawing with the constant dWithOpacity) or anti-aliasing (<Image>.ChangeMode with the constantdrawAntiAliasing), the border is drawn on top of the inside of the polygon: therefore, the line is partly combined with the inside of polygon. If the line thickness is quite big, the line will be displayed in two colors.
Related Examples:
The drawing functions Unit examples (WINDEV): The drawing functions
[ + ] Using the main drawing functions of WINDEV to:
- Initialize an Image control for drawing
- Draw simple shapes
- Write a text into a drawing
- Change the color in a drawing
Component : wd240pnt.dll
Minimum required version
  • Version 24
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