On Apr 16, 2006, at 4:19 PM, Bill Sanford wrote: > Also, when I add controls to the window, a rectangular white area > slightly > bigger than the button is being drawn in white making the button > look bad! Are you using the _kWindowCompositingAttribute for the window? I've donated the source to a game named Five of a Kind that should be on the next CD Staz releases. It uses a metal window and might help get things going. It is too big to post but I'd be happy to send ----just send me an email privately. Brian S.