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Builds a sequence of characters used to define the display color (background color of a text, circle, rectangle, ...).
WINDEVAndroidiPhone/iPadWindows MobileUniversal Windows 10 App Builds a sequence of characters used to define the background color of a text or shape (rectangle or circle):
  • in an element found in a List Box or Combo Box control.
  • WINDEVWindows Mobile in the title bar and/or status bar of a window.
  • in a Static control.
Note: To use a gradient color, call gBackgroundGradient.
Versions 16 and later
WINDEVLinux This function is now available for the WINDEV applications in Linux.
New in version 16
WINDEVLinux This function is now available for the WINDEV applications in Linux.
WINDEVLinux This function is now available for the WINDEV applications in Linux.
Versions 21 and later
Universal Windows 10 App This function is now available in Universal Windows 10 App mode.
iPhone/iPad This function is now available for the iPhone/iPad applications.
Android This function is now available for the Android applications.
New in version 21
Universal Windows 10 App This function is now available in Universal Windows 10 App mode.
iPhone/iPad This function is now available for the iPhone/iPad applications.
Android This function is now available for the Android applications.
Universal Windows 10 App This function is now available in Universal Windows 10 App mode.
iPhone/iPad This function is now available for the iPhone/iPad applications.
Android This function is now available for the Android applications.
Versions 22 and later
Stored procedures This function is now available in the code of stored procedures.
WEBDEV - Server codeLinux This function is now available for the WEBDEV sites in Linux.
WEBDEV - Server codeWindows This function is now available for the WEBDEV sites in Windows.
New in version 22
Stored procedures This function is now available in the code of stored procedures.
WEBDEV - Server codeLinux This function is now available for the WEBDEV sites in Linux.
WEBDEV - Server codeWindows This function is now available for the WEBDEV sites in Windows.
Stored procedures This function is now available in the code of stored procedures.
WEBDEV - Server codeLinux This function is now available for the WEBDEV sites in Linux.
WEBDEV - Server codeWindows This function is now available for the WEBDEV sites in Windows.
Example
WINDEVWindows Mobile
// Add the word "Yellow" on a yellow background into "LIST_ColorList"
ListAdd(LIST_ColorList, gBackground(LightYellow) + "Yellow")
Syntax
<Result> = gBackground(<Color>)
<Result>: Character string
Sequence of characters defining the background color of the text, circle, rectangle, ...
WINDEVAndroidiPhone/iPadWindows Mobile This sequence of characters can be:
WEBDEV - Server code This sequence of characters is not interpreted by the controls in WEBDEV. This function can be used to format the string returned by a WEBDEV Webservice consumed by a WINDEV or WINDEV Mobile application.
<Color>: Integer or constant
Display color for the background of the text or for the inside section of a shape (rectangle or circle). This color corresponds to:
  • an RGB color (returned by RGB),
  • an HSL color (returned by HSL),
  • a preset color of WLanguage.
  • the Transparent constant (used to overlay a text and a graphic for example).
Remarks

Component

Until version 21, gBackground was available in the wdxxxobj component. From version 22, this function is now available in the wdxxxmdl component.
Components
WINDEVWEBDEV - Server codeReports and Queries wd230mdl.dll
Windows Mobile wp230mdl.dll
Linux wd230mdl.so
Android wd230android.jar
Minimum required version
  • Version 9
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