Results 1 to 4 of 4

Thread: Showing Text labels

  1. #1
    Newbie
    Join Date
    Jan 2007
    Posts
    15

    Showing Text labels

    ok, so while I am waiting for my FB to arrive, I thought I would start working on a skin for it. I'm basically just modifying the skin that is made when you use the ninja kitty of doom.

    I deleted the 2nd page, added 3 buttons to the bottom of the page and removed the bottom 2 buttons.

    The only thing I can't figure out is if I do a text label at the very top of the skin titled Thumpinbass. dimensions are 100x500 color is white and I'm using one of the fonts that came with the software, why am I getting a white box with those dimensions?

    How do I get the text to show up?

    And how can I start using that skin for my application?

    Sorry for all the questions, just trying to understand everything and make a basic skin for what I need.

    Allen

    UPDATE** Nevermind. After reading some more information on the new wizard, I figured it out.

  2. #2
    Fusion Brain Creator
    Join Date
    Mar 2005
    Posts
    2,221
    so you're all set? feel free to ask questions

  3. #3
    Newbie
    Join Date
    Jan 2007
    Posts
    15
    Yeah, I figured it out. When viewing the template on the right side, none of the text labels were showing, but when I saved it and clicked on the Fusion Control Centre icon on my desktop, everything showed up like I wanted.

    Until I actually get my FB in the mail (which was shipped today) I have been trying to embed it in centrefuse.

    After playing with the configurator for a while, I got the skinning part down a little, lucky for me, I just need on/off switches for all 12 digital outs.

    I will then try and follow your tutorial on steering wheel controls. I believe I have a 1 wire connection so hopefully it shouldn't be to bad, but I will ask questions when I get that far.

    Thank you,

    Allen

  4. #4
    Fusion Brain Creator 2k1Toaster's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    Colorado, but Canadian!
    Posts
    10,049
    Yup, just confirming the fact that the configurator does not display text, it just shows the text label's bounds in the font colour.
    Fusion Brain Version 6 Released!
    1.9in x 2.9in -- 47mm x 73mm
    30 Digital Outputs -- Directly drive a relay
    15 Analogue Inputs -- Read sensors like temperature, light, distance, acceleration, and more
    Buy now in the MP3Car.com Store

Similar Threads

  1. Media Labels not showing up
    By ThunderStick in forum Road Runner
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 07-12-2008, 08:47 AM
  2. Phone style text input applet (with Source code!)
    By Dominik in forum Software & Software Development
    Replies: 48
    Last Post: 05-19-2008, 05:58 PM
  3. iGuidance Hacks
    By pbarrette in forum GPS
    Replies: 47
    Last Post: 12-28-2007, 03:06 PM
  4. changing pictures & names on skins
    By michaelrj9 in forum RR Skins
    Replies: 24
    Last Post: 01-10-2007, 12:48 PM
  5. mouse over text (feature req)
    By liquid_smoke in forum Road Runner
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 12-11-2005, 06:03 PM

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •