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Bkgnd tab

Bkgnd tab

This gives easy access for setting a number of attribute controlling the appearance of the current map.

Color. There are 3 'standard' colour controls that set $MapBackgroundColor (also used as a background by all other main views):

Pattern. A poop-up menu sets $MapBackgroundPattern. Note the inspector can only set static patterns and not dynamic patterns like bar()/vbar()

Accent. There are 3 'standard' colour controls that set $MapBackgroundColor2:

Texture. This sets the $MapBackgroundFill value via the Fill pop-up menu. The list shows both default and user added textures. There is an additional fill control:

A Tinderbox Reference File : Windows : Inspector : Appearance Inspector : Bkgnd tab