As of Version 6.0, the ButtonFrame option has been superseded by the Appearance option.


is an option for the low-level function ButtonBox that specifies the type of frame to display around a button.


  • Typical settings supported include:
  • "Palette"a button in a palette
    "DialogBox"a button in a dialog box
    Noneno frame
  • Button frames generated by ButtonFrame are set up to follow the conventions for particular computer systems.
  • A button with a particular setting for ButtonFrame may look slightly different on different computer systems.


Basic Examples  (2)

Make a button that looks like a typical dialog box button:

Make a button with no frame:

Introduced in 1996