Using the Transparency Tool in Xara Xtreme

The Transparency tool in Xara is normally used for converting opaque objects to transparent objects. Using the transparency tool in Xara Xtreme is easy. Objects that are on the screen can be altered so that they appear transparent without necessarily having to open different menus. Here are the steps showing you how you can create transparency or make an object transparent.

Step 1: Select the Transparency Tool

The first thing that you need to do is to click on the Transparency tool. Once you have done this, click on the object that you want to use. The next thing to do is to drag the slider that is at the transparency info bar.

Step 2: Drag the Slider

Once you begin moving the slider, you will notice that the object will start becoming transparent. The transparency of the object increases as you move the slider.

Step 3: The Transparency Shape

Choosing a transparency shape for an object is as easy as applying transparency to an object. Once you have clicked on the transparency tool, you will be able to select the transparency shapes from a drop down menu.

Step 4: The Angle of Fade

You will also be able to change the rate and the angle of fade by changing the positions of the start and the end points. All you need to do is to select a tip and move it do the desired position. You will notice that a fade effect will change. There are various shapes that you can choose from.