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ttk_image(n)                                  Tk Themed Widget                                  ttk_image(n)



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NAME
       ttk_image - Define an element based on an image

SYNOPSIS
       ttk::style element create name image imageSpec ?options?
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DESCRIPTION
       The  image  element  factory  creates  a  new element in the current theme whose visual appearance is
       determined by Tk images.  imageSpec is a list of one or more elements.   The  first  element  is  the
       default  image  name.  The rest of the list is a sequence of statespec / value pairs specifying other
       images to use when the element is in a particular state or combination of states.

OPTIONS
       Valid options are:

       -border padding
              padding is a list of up to four integers, specifying the left, top, right, and bottom borders,
              respectively.  See IMAGE STRETCHING, below.

       -height height
              Specifies  a  minimum  height  for the element.  If less than zero, the base image's height is
              used as a default.

       -padding padding
              Specifies the element's interior padding.  Defaults to -border if not specified.

       -sticky spec
              Specifies how the image is placed within the final parcel.  spec contains zero or more charac-ters characters
              ters "n", "s", "w", or "e".

       -width width
              Specifies  a minimum width for the element.  If less than zero, the base image's width is used
              as a default.

IMAGE STRETCHING
       If the element's allocated parcel is larger than the image, the image will be placed  in  the  parcel
       based on the -sticky option.  If the image needs to stretch horizontally (i.e., -sticky ew) or verti-cally vertically
       cally (-sticky ns), subregions of the image are replicated to fill the parcel based  on  the  -border
       option.   The -border divides the image into 9 regions: four fixed corners, top and left edges (which
       may be tiled horizontally), left and right edges (which may be tiled  vertically),  and  the  central
       area (which may be tiled in both directions).

EXAMPLE
              set img1 [image create photo -file button.png]
              set img2 [image create photo -file button-pressed.png]
              set img3 [image create photo -file button-active.png]
              style element create Button.button image \
                  [list $img1  pressed $img2  active $img3] \
                  -border {2 4} -sticky we

SEE ALSO
       ttk::intro(n), ttk::style(n), ttk_vsapi(n), image(n), photo(n)

KEYWORDS
       style, theme, appearance, pixmap theme, image



Tk                                                   8.5                                        ttk_image(n)

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