1. SpielerB's Avatar
    Hi there,

    WP 8.1 features transparent tiles. My Birthdays app dynamically generates jpg images and places them into a fliptile. I haven't played around with WP8.1 at all, but I am already wondering how the transparency works: can I use png files and use alpha values, now? Or do I have to use an alltogether different tile?

    Any information is welcome!

    Thanks a lot!

    Benjamin
    04-24-2014 03:10 AM
  2. BIGPADDY's Avatar
    I found this which is how to make a transparent tiles:

    Transparent Live Tile For Windows Phone 8.1 | PROgram

    windows phone 8.1 transparent tile - Stack Overflow

    Basically it saying when you create the tile design make sure the background set to transparent.
    shosansharma and SpielerB like this.
    04-24-2014 05:08 PM
  3. SpielerB's Avatar
    Ok, thanks! Exactly what I was looking for!

    Basically they confirm my guess: use png ;)
    shosansharma likes this.
    04-28-2014 02:35 PM

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