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« Reply #15 on: July 29, 2014, 11:15:06 AM »
Something I noticed about this new theme....it works best if you have a non-widescreen monitor, otherwise a lot of things are cut off.  For example, with my laptop, I only see the first row of pictures and ears of the second one.  On a larger widescreen, I see the first two rows.  I'm guessing this was intentional to accommodate all sorts of screen resolutions?

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« Reply #16 on: July 29, 2014, 03:55:08 PM »
Well, the image has 3 rows. The third row is only for 4:3-Monitors. It's optimized for 16:9-monitors, because the first 2 rows are the "main-rows".


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« Reply #17 on: November 22, 2014, 03:32:32 PM »
"A New World" is now also available in a bright version with black text.

Feedback is desired as always :)

The only problem that could be are the user titles: They admins have now red titles because they are good to read in both templates. The normal users have white titles, that are a bit hard to read in the new template. Opinions, which color the normal titles could have are always desired ;)


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« Reply #18 on: November 22, 2014, 06:02:59 PM »
The new theme is pretty decent in quality. Personally, I prefer darker themes, as they are a bit easier on the eyes. ;)
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« Reply #19 on: November 22, 2014, 06:13:13 PM »
For me, sometimes dark themes are easier to read, sometimes bright themes.

Now, everyone can choose his prefered theme ;)


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« Reply #20 on: December 06, 2014, 12:08:06 AM »
Not to knock great work, but the blue usernames on the New World original theme hardly show up. :(  Red isn't easy on the eyes either.

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« Reply #21 on: December 06, 2014, 07:48:41 AM »
Yes it was an experience. I deactivated the new theme and put the colors back to normal.

As you see on my website, I like black text on bright ground. But for this forum, this doesn't work very good.
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« Reply #22 on: September 07, 2015, 04:08:14 AM »
You may have seen, that we have a new theme in development: Bright Eyes.

What do you think? What can we optimize?

I'm planning to add a background like we have it in the "A New World" theme.

Tell us here your feedback!

Thanks in advance!


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« Reply #23 on: September 12, 2015, 08:05:30 PM »
I like the Bright Eyes theme (I prefer light themes over dark themes). A background would definitely be nice to fill in all the empty space on either side, so I'll be looking forward to that. Otherwise, there does not seem to be much to complain about. I will say that there might be a better color than orange for the names of members in the council of chiefs. It doesn't really fit the colors of the rest of the theme very well, and it is a little too bright. It is not bad right now, but just darkening the color a bit would be helpful.

There are a few other places where the text is really bright, such as the numbers for selecting pages within a topic.

Oh, and the menu above Kehaar's Zero Access Panel is shifted to the right. I assume it is supposed to be in the center.

You have at least one user of this theme! May I ask what the background is going to be?
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« Reply #24 on: September 13, 2015, 04:08:38 PM »
Yes, I know, that it's all still shifted :( Currently, I haven't so much time to work on the theme. But I will see, if I can fix it :)


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« Reply #25 on: October 25, 2015, 05:51:48 AM »
I played around with the background of the standard theme. What do you think? Of course, it could need some optimization. But when it looks absolutely terrible, I'll put it back to normal.

I just thought, some colors would be nice :)


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« Reply #26 on: October 25, 2015, 08:25:38 PM »
Just FYI: I forgot to post it here, sorry :(

I've disabled the "Bright Eyes" version, because it won't work properly. And I don't want to have a bad looking, non-working template online.

Moreover, I've put too much effort in the "A New World" template.


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« Reply #27 on: October 25, 2015, 08:29:45 PM »
Is there any way we can help you making the theme work, minun ystavani (my friend)? :)!

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« Reply #28 on: October 25, 2015, 08:35:32 PM »
To be honest: I've put so much work into this theme, I personal think it's a shame to use a messy, non-working theme. Don't waste your energy on that one. It was a experiment, that failed.


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« Reply #29 on: October 25, 2015, 08:36:37 PM »
As you wish, Captain :)!