text over image

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Sachin
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text over image

Postby Sachin » Thu Sep 08, 2005 06:46

Well i want to achieve the follwing effect

now for this my idea is to use static image as the background. but the problem is that how do i display the formatted text over it. the text keeps changing so i cannt just put the text in the texture file either.

can anyone suggest some approach that will let me achieve this effect...any help will be highly appreciated.

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Re: text over image

Postby CrazyEddie » Thu Sep 08, 2005 08:26

Hi,

The best way is simply to add some StaticText widgets to the StaticImage - one for each field in the table.

If you're using xml skinning, you can also define a generic widget type that has whichever base imagery you want and multiple additinal text properties for the text output.


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