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Fill Inside --- EximiousSoft Banner Maker

EximiousSoft Banner Maker is a powerful vector graphics authoring tool. All shapes and text objects can be filled not only with the most common solid colors, but also with the use of gradient colors, images, patterns, etc. to fill the interior of the vector graphics.

Fill by Solid Color

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Select the text and shape objects

Please make sure the objects you want to change filled color are selected firstly. If not, please select them by Selection Tool.

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Change Filled Color

move your mouse pointer over the main ribbon bar of this banner maker program, go to "Drawing" category and then find "Solid Color" tool button and click it, then click the color that you want. To change to a color that is not in the theme colors (theme colors: A set of colors that is used in a file), click More Filled Colors tool button, and then either click the color that you want on the Standard tab, or mix your own color on the Custom tab.

Select a theme color Shapes and texts are filled by theme color
Custom a solid color Shapes and texts are filled by customed color

Fill by Gradient Colors

Gradient:a gradual progression of colors and shades, usually from one color to another color, or from one shade to another shade of the same color.

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Select the text and shape objects

Please make sure the objects you want to change filled gradient colors are selected firstly. If not, please select them by Selection Tool.

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Change Filled Gradient Colors

move your mouse pointer over the main ribbon bar of this banner maker program, go to "Drawing" category and then find "Gradient Colors" tool button and click it.

The gradient fill is made up of several gradient stops. But each gradient stops consist of a position, a color, and a transparency value. This means that there are a lot of settings to be done to define a complete set of gradient patterns. Fortunately, the banner program has pre-defined 300+ great gradient styles. The job you need to do is to click and select with your mouse. In the pop-up list box, only a few of the preset gradients are listed. The dialog box that pops up by clicking the "Custom Gradient" button contains all of it. For more details about how to modify gradient colors, please visit Edit Gradient section.

Select a preseted gradient Shapes and texts are filled by preseted gradient colors
Custom gradient colors Shapes and texts are filled by customed gradient colors

Filled by Image

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Select the text and shape objects

Please make sure the objects you want to change filled images are selected firstly. If not, please select them by Selection Tool.

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Change Filled Images

move your mouse pointer over the main ribbon bar of this banner maker program, go to "Drawing" category and then find "Image" tool button and click it.Then in the pop-up drop-down box, click the "Select an Image" button. Banner Maker will pop up a file selection dialog prompting you to select an image. Once selected, click the "OK" button. The banner program support all current popular image formats, Such as: BMP, JPG, GIF, PNG, TGA, TIFF, PCX, ICO, CUR, ANI, PSD, etc.

Select an image from file Shapes and texts are filled by an image

Image Filters: A filter is an algorithm that uses a balance between adjacent pixels to make the image look smoother and sharper as the image is zoomed and rotated. When using different filters, you will find that the pictures will be slightly different.

Filled by Pattern

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Select the text and shape objects

Please make sure the objects you want to change filled patterns are selected firstly. If not, please select them by Selection Tool.

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Change Filled Patterns

Pattern and Image are filled in a similar way, using an image to render inside the vector graphics. The difference between them is: When using the Image method to fill, the image will change with the size of the outer object. Filling with the Pattern method does not, it always maintains the original size. When the size of the external object is much larger than the size of the image, the pattern is automatically flipped and tiled to accommodate external changes.

move your mouse pointer over the main ribbon bar of this banner maker program, go to "Drawing" category and then find "Pattern" tool button and click it. Then in the pop-up drop-down box, you can click the "Select Pattern from File" tool button to load a pattern from an external image file. Or you can click "More Patterns..." to selected a preseted pattern.

Select a preseted pattern Shapes and texts are filled by a pattern
Select from more patterns Shapes and texts are filled by a pattern

Transparency

Specified the degree that other objects behind the fill area of this object can be seen through. set to 0 means full opacity, 255 means transparent completely.

Click "Transparency" tool button transparency = 32 transparency = 128 transparency = 192

No Fill

When this option is selected, all selected shape and text objects will not be filled, and internal transparency will be.