I forgot one important thing:
Sometimes the Fill > None method doesn't seem to enable
transparency on screen in FrameMaker, but it does enable it in
printing to paper, or converting to PDF by Save As, or
printing to a PostScript file and distilling it. If you
haven't tried these output steps, there's still a chance.
Pinkham, Jim wrote:
> I checked and had Fill defaulted to None. Thanks for the suggestion,
> though. It was well worth trying.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Peter Gold [mailto:knowhowpro at gmail.com]
> Sent: Friday, May 18, 2007 11:27 AM
> To: Stuart Rogers
> Cc: Pinkham, Jim; framers at lists.frameusers.com
> Subject: Re: Aligning Imported Graphics and Callouts Against the Grid
> Jim, have you tried selecting the graphic in FrameMaker, and then in
> Graphics > Tools, choosing Fill > None? Sometimes this enables
> transparency in an imported graphic. Worth a try. Let us know how it
> works for you.