If i understand this correctly, you will want to use the below LOCAL MODE DIM rect.8 LOCAL FN DrawSomeIcon CALL SETRECT(rect, 50,50,178,178) myIconH& = FN GETICON (id%) CALL PLOTICON(rect,myIconH) END Fn In a message dated 11/26/99 6:23:39 PM, charlied@... writes: >Fellow FBers, > >If I have an icon bitmap in memory how do I display it in a rect on >the screen? Is it a copybits call? If so, what are the bitmap >parameters? Do I have to (somehow) put it into a GWorld first? If so, >how? Does it go nicely into an edit field? How? > >Any info will be greatly appreciated.