Spacely - Glass
One new feature added to the Spacely IDE is support for Glass. It is important to understand that Glass is only available under
TForm now has a published property called GlassFrame. The GlassFrame property is a TGlassFrame which contains the following properties.
Bottom - Number of pixels from the bottom covered in glass
Enabled - The glass feature must be enabled before it is visible
Left - Number of pixels from the left covered in glass
Right - Number of pixels from the right covered in glass
SheetOfGlass - When true, the entire form is glass
Top - Number of pixels from the top covered in glassHere is Spacely running under Windows XP. This form has the Glass feature enable around the edges.
As you can see in the screen shot, when glass is enabled the form area that will appear as glass under
Running this sample application under Windows XP, displays as a normal form. When run under
The large version of the first screen shot gives clues to two other changes to the IDE for Spacely. Do you see what they are?