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BENNYMONE
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opaque blocks

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03-16-2009 07:57 AM
Hi, I have made a block which is simply a triangle, but i want to make this block opaque (non-transparent) so as i can place it on top of a line and not see the line. Can anyone help??
Thanks.
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ljshive
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Re: opaque blocks

03-16-2009 08:35 AM in reply to: BENNYMONE
Apply a solid hatch?
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BENNYMONE
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Re: opaque blocks

03-16-2009 09:05 AM in reply to: BENNYMONE
I cant do that becasue when I print it out I want it just to be white??
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ljshive
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Re: opaque blocks

03-16-2009 09:08 AM in reply to: BENNYMONE
then I think you want to use wipeout command
*Dean Saadallah
Message 5 of 7 (756 Views)

Re: opaque blocks

03-16-2009 09:22 AM in reply to: BENNYMONE
That only happens if you only do as suggested: take the extra step and
assign the solid hatch a color 255, then adjust your plot style table for
zero screening for that color (with dither and grayscale off) and you get
no-color (your paper background shows).

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Dean Saadallah
http://LTisACAD.blogspot.com
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*Dean Saadallah
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Re: opaque blocks

03-16-2009 09:23 AM in reply to: BENNYMONE
Wipeouts are still problematic when plotting to older devices and older PDF
drivers.

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Dean Saadallah
http://LTisACAD.blogspot.com
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BENNYMONE
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Re: opaque blocks

03-16-2009 09:25 AM in reply to: BENNYMONE
Cheers very much, Id never heard of that command before, it worked a treat.
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