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Windows 7: Please help with start orb creation !!

27 Aug 2011   #1
pajolool

windows 7 x64 SP1
 
 
Please help with start orb creation !!

I followed the all details of this tutorial : How to Create Custom Start Orb Image And I made my own orb !! But when I apply the orb it comes a little brighter !! See the images and please help me with this !! I really want to know how to do my own orbs !! Thanks !! l




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27 Aug 2011   #2
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You may try this one as your background .. 1111.zip . The zip contains an alpha channel ready bmp file . If the extra brightness is a result of making alpha channel wrongly, it will not occur with this one , I hope .


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28 Aug 2011   #3
pajolool

windows 7 x64 SP1
 
 

Thanks !! But the problem remains !! I'will try until i get the perfect result ! !
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28 Aug 2011   #4
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Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by pajolool View Post
Thanks !! But the problem remains !! I'will try until i get the perfect result ! !
May you upload the cube image that you are using .... so that I can judge what is going wrong with it ?
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29 Aug 2011   #5
pajolool

windows 7 x64 SP1
 
 

The cube image is this :


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29 Aug 2011   #6
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Here is how it looks on my taskbar ....
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So the image is OK ... I guess you are somehow applying some inner glow on the normal state ?


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30 Aug 2011   #7
pajolool

windows 7 x64 SP1
 
 

Probably !! I will try again !! Specially with no effects and glows !! Just the simple image !
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