Dexterity applications use two types of pictures: pictures and native pictures. Pictures are stored in a generic format and can be displayed on any platform. They are typically used to display large graphics and logos in an application. Pictures are also used for some controls, such as tree views, list views, push buttons and button drop lists. Native pictures are pictures that are used only on a particular platform. They are used to display pictures on push buttons and visual switches.
Information about pictures and native pictures is divided into the following sections: