09-14-2013 02:41 PM
It would be a very useful feature to have but the label method works just not nearly as well
You can't put a label in a image and the save it as jpg or png. The whole point of drawtext on the image is so that image can be saved to a file.
09-14-2013 02:49 PM - edited 09-14-2013 03:07 PM
in a roundabout way its possible. The Qpainter method would be awesome, however since BB doesn't want to give it to us I used the tools avaliable to do the best i could with what i had.
And it's not too shabby although with Qpainter I do agree that it could be much better
09-14-2013 02:55 PM
Can you save and share the image being viewed with the text superimposed on it? If not then it is not a solution to the issue I have. I have also used the Label overlay method in qute a few places in software I've writen, first in HelloGPS. But now I am producing signal strenght maps that I want to annotate and save.
09-14-2013 03:00 PM
Allrighty I'll spill the beans
Just take a screenshot with the text then you can save, share etc
Downsides, the image is only the resolution of the screen
Upside, it's the only method availiable at the moment (and it works)
This sample demonstrates how to take a screenshot using 10.0 api's & no permissions
09-14-2013 03:05 PM
maybe you'll have better luck getting support incorporated after the craziness of whatevers happeing in november settles down