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In FoxPro version 2.x for MS-DOS, you could create blinking text within a screen. However, there is no property in Visual FoxPro that simulates this effect. Additionally, the SET BLINK ON command has no effect on Visual FoxPro objects. This article shows by example how to create a blinking label in a form.
Step-by-Step ExampleThis example uses a timer object to create the blinking effect on a label object.