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Apply transparency to a shadow or a shape

In Edraw, you can make shapes, lines, fills, and shadows transparent so that you can see through them. You can vary the percentage of transparency of Edraw objects from 0 (fully opaque, the default) to 100% (fully transparent).

About Transparency

You can do the transparency setting most easily in the Right Side Bar.

Note: By setting the transparency of all aspects of shapes (text block, lines, fills, and shadows) to 100%, you can make both open and closed shapes completely transparent.

Apply Transparency to a Fill

  1. Select the shape or shapes whose fill you want to make transparent.

  2. Go to Styles group on Home tab, or the Right Side Bar, click Fill button Fill Button to open Fill options.

  3. In the Filloptions, move the Transparency slider to the percentage of transparency you want.

    Fill Transparency

Apply Transparency to a Line

  1. Select the line or lines whose fill you want to make transparent.

  2. Go to Styles group on Home tab, or the Right Side Bar, click Line button Line Button to open Line options.

  3. In the Line options, move the Transparency slider to the percentage of transparency you want.

    Fill Transparency

Apply Transparency to a Shadow

  1. Select the shape or shapes whose shadows you want to make transparent.

  2. Go to Styles group on Home tab, or the Right Side Bar, click Shadow button Shadow Button to open Shadow options.

  3. In Shadow options, move the Transparency slider to the percentage of transparency you want.

  4. Shadow Transparency

Apply Transparency to a Picture

  1. Select the picture or pictures that you want to make them transparent.

  2. Go to Styles group on Home tab, or the Right Side Bar, click Picturebutton Shadow Button to open Picture options.

  3. In Picture options, move the Transparency slider to the percentage of transparency you want.

  4. Shadow Transparency

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