Edit Pen - Advanced settings - Gradient

Select Style: Gradient in the Edit Pen dialog to automatically launch the Gradient tab options:

TIP: If you cannot see this tab, simply click the Advanced Settings arrow.

Drawing Engines

All gradient patterns work correctly in Advanced and Hardware Accelerated modes.

Note the draw distances for some of the more complex patterns are lower in Hardware Accelerated mode than in Advanced mode.

Running SIS Desktop 9 in Simple drawing mode will only render gradient patterns if they are of the Across or Along types. Any other type will be converted into unformatted lines/polygons.

The following examples show how the above LineString would appear with different Type options selected:

Removing Colours

Highlight the colour to remove and click the red cross button.