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The function sets the current stroke color as an list of values.

Component Version macOS Windows Linux Server iOS SDK
DynaPDF 3.1 ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes
MBS( "DynaPDF.SetStrokeColor"; PDF; Value... )   More


Parameter Description Example
PDF The PDF reference returned from DynaPDF.New. $pdf
Value... The values for the colors. 0


Returns OK or error message.


The function sets the current stroke color as an list of values.
The components of non-Lab color spaces must be in the range from 0 through 1. The *a and *b components of a Lab color space are typically in a range from -128 though 127. The *L component ranges from 0 through 100.
The number of components must match the number of components of the underlying color space.

See also DynaPDF.SetFillColor.

This function takes variable number of parameters. Pass as much parameters as needed separated by the semicolon in FileMaker.
Please repeat Value parameter as often as you need.

See also SetStrokeColor function in DynaPDF manual.


Sets color to red:

MBS( "DynaPDF.SetStrokeColor"; $PDF; 1.0; 0.0; 0.0 )

Sets color to blue:

MBS( "DynaPDF.SetStrokeColor"; $PDF; 0.0; 0.0; 1.0 )

Draw two lines in black:

Set Variable [$r; Value:MBS ( "DynaPDF.SetStrokeColor" ; $pdf ; 0; 0; 0 )]
Set Variable [$r; Value:MBS ( "DynaPDF.SetLineWidth" ; $pdf ; 1 )]
Set Variable [$r; Value:MBS ( "DynaPDF.MoveTo" ; $pdf ; 20; 20)]
Set Variable [$r; Value:MBS ( "DynaPDF.LineTo" ; $pdf ; 20; 40)]
Set Variable [$r; Value:MBS ( "DynaPDF.MoveTo" ; $pdf ; 30; 30)]
Set Variable [$r; Value:MBS ( "DynaPDF.LineTo" ; $pdf ; 30; 50)]
Set Variable [$r; Value:MBS ( "DynaPDF.StrokePath" ; $pdf)]

Set color with integer values in range of 0 to 255:

MBS( "DynaPDF.SetStrokeColor"; $PDF; $red / 255.0; $green / 255.0; /blue / 255.0 )

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Created 18th August 2014, last changed 5th June 2021

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