# [Tugindia] psframe: Transparent frame without border

Sat May 14 04:52:00 CEST 2011

```On Sat, May 14, 2011 at 6:54 AM, H.S.Rai <hsrai at gmx.net> wrote:
> On Sat, May 14, 2011 at 4:56 AM, Radhakrishnan CV <cvr at river-valley.org> wrote:
>> On Fri, May 13, 2011 at 8:46 PM, H.S.Rai <hsrai at gmx.net> wrote:
>>> Is it so difficult / impossible?
>
> Thank you Sir, for your response.
>
>>>> I wanted to have a frame (using psframe), which is transparent and
>>>> without border.
>>
>> I am not sure, if I have understood your problem. Here is what I would
>> have preferred to do:
>
> The output as per code suggested is:
>
> http://202.164.53.116/~hsrai/Souvenir/Test/transparent.pdf
>
> In this case, there is red border. Which I don't want.

You can easily avoid border if you use \colorbox instead of
\fcolorbox. The syntax is

\colorbox{<boxbackground color>}{<box material>}

Best
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