In the AcuBench Screen Designer the screen background color is set to dark gray, but comes out black at runtime.
The screen was built in AcuBench using the Screen Designer. The background color was set to dark gray (and looks dark gray in the Screen Designer) but at runtime it is black.
There is a problem with the AcuBench Screen Designer implementing the gray/dark gray colors which is resolved in version 8.1.2.
For earlier versions there is a fairly easy workaround involving modifying the color palette. Here's how:
That's it. Compile and run the program and the screen will display with a dark gray background.