KSP Scripting (NI Kontakt) – Tutorials

Unfortunately once the initial wallpaper is set, we can’t change the image anymore. Even not by setting different initial wallpapers for each script tab. Because the last applied wallpaper will be the one and only initial wallpaper for the whole instrument. But we can either offset the initial wallpaper that means moving it via set_skin_offset() or we can use a label element to set up multiple backgrounds. Even dynamically like switching them on a button event. The set_skin_offset method is explained in this article

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The instruments background image is called “wallpaper”. Its’ the basic background texture where all UI elemnts (knobs, buttons etc) get layered on top. We can for example create a realistic synth surface containing placeholders and “sockets” for all your knobs and buttons with detailed shadows, light reflections etc. After on we create the individual knobs & buttons and place those controls exactly inside the designated sockets and areas by layering them on top of our background wallpaper just like we would do within our graphic software when designing a complete GUI.

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