Old 24th April 2009, 10:18   #1
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Plugin for run PNG file as splash screen


I want a plugin to run png file as splash screen , using the PNG file we can create any shape of splash screen.

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Old 8th September 2017, 08:48   #2
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What is cause not support nsis from PNG photo to show as SPLASH?

i have two dll for show png as splash but dont know how can use thats with parameter sending method!
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Old 11th September 2017, 08:11   #3
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There is no reason to develop new plugin or support the .png format. Existing NSIS plugin advsplash can do this for you:

PHP Code:
Function .onInit
Splash Bitmap
/oname=$PLUGINSDIR\splash.bmp "${SPLASH_BITMAP}"
advsplash::show 1000 1500 1500 0xFF00FF $PLUGINSDIR\splash
$; $0 has '1' if the user closed the splash screen early'0' if everything closed normally, and '-1' if some error occurred.
Delete $PLUGINSDIR\splash.bmp
The key is to set color which will be transparent: in this case it is 0xFF00FF.
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Old 16th September 2017, 20:17   #4
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Originally Posted by T.Slappy View Post
There is no reason to develop new plugin or support the .png format
…unless you want to use more than 1 alpha channel, which is likely when using shapes other than rectangles
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