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Label Halo bug???

Feb 3, 2014 at 12:28 PM
Hi, I'm trying to set up a label layer but can't seem to get the halo working?

this is the code
       style.ForeColor = Color.MediumVioletRed; 
       style.Font = new Font(FontFamily.GenericSerif,25);
       style.Halo = new Pen(Color.Black, 4);
       return style;
I get the large red text, but no halo. I've tried several different colours and values but non show. Is this currently working in V1.0?

Feb 3, 2014 at 3:19 PM
I cannot verify the issue you are seeing. Halo works as expected on my machine.
Feb 3, 2014 at 5:05 PM
I'll wait and see if the v1.1 release fixes it on my machine. Could you post the code that you are using?

It won't be effected by transformations or anything will it?
Feb 3, 2014 at 8:04 PM
The only thing I can think of is if you are overriding it with a theme.
Feb 3, 2014 at 8:09 PM
I'm doing this within a theme. So this code is inside the theme delegate method. It returns a labelstyle.

I'll add some extended code samples tomorrow to give the question more context.


Feb 3, 2014 at 9:43 PM
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Feb 3, 2014 at 10:26 PM
Thanks Felix.