: I'm totally new to Borland C++ Builder. I'm using version 6. I'm
: irritated because whatever apps are behind the IDE always show
: through. Basically, the UI is like a Mac application, not a Windows
: application. I want to maximize the window and not have to see
: anything that's behind it.
: Is there a way to fix this? Is there some reason why I should just
: get used to it?
If you don't want to see your window, do
this->Visible = false;
For half-opaque windows, set AlphaBlend to true and the AlphaValue (or something alike) to 128.