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Skins

Postby Omphalos » Sun Apr 27, 2008 5:43 pm

I have added a bunch of skins today. Feel free to go to your profile page and browse them under the "board styles" button at the bottom.

Let me know if you want me to add something. Just be prepared to send me a .zip or a link.
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Postby SandChigger » Sun Apr 27, 2008 6:19 pm

Just curious, but you intend to leave the default as an option, right?

(I assume that Freak intends to do likewise on Jacurutu. I noticed him asking Irulan for assistance. That's cool...but her sig of 145KB is a bit worrying. ... )

It's no problem with the fast connection at work (oops) but a lot of pretty-pretty would be annoying from home.

(I think I've commented before about how heavy Worm's place is for me on the home machine. :( )
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Postby Omphalos » Sun Apr 27, 2008 6:39 pm

Absolutely subsilver will be left as the default. Id actually have to code to fix that, and I don't want to. You all can pick a theme and keep it local, AFAIAC. And I don't pay too any much attention to sig sizes, because the only person who let me know that it was a problem has turned sigs off locally. I am however looking into better banners, so we shall see what happens there. Ill keep it small though.

I tell you, with Worms, its those damn Google ads that take so long to load on mine. Everything goes quick, then it hits google.ads and slows to a crawl.

I like this DAJ Glass theme. Cant wait to find a cool image for a banner.
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Postby Freakzilla » Sun Apr 27, 2008 7:02 pm

Yeah, I plan to leave the subsilver as the default. I've really just started playing with the themes.

Eventually I hope to have a few to chose from.
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Postby Star Dust » Mon Apr 28, 2008 6:53 pm

I like the Arcanian skin. The darker the background the better.
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Postby Rakis » Mon Apr 28, 2008 8:34 pm

Star Dust wrote:I like the Arcanian skin. The darker the background the better.


Ditto...LCARS is ok too, but i have the urge to dump a warp core or something everytime i use it...go figure...
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Postby SandChigger » Tue Apr 29, 2008 12:34 am

The Arkanian one is nice, but I'm going with Getaway for now. ;)
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Postby Robspierre » Tue Apr 29, 2008 8:29 am

FAJ Glass for myself. :D

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Postby Omphalos » Tue Apr 29, 2008 9:16 am

Im gonna play around and look for some more later this week.
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Postby Mandy » Tue Apr 29, 2008 12:05 pm

Here are a few that I like.

http://www.phpbbhacks.com/templatesdemo/

smartDark - my favorite dark http://www.phpbbhacks.com/download/765
Playstation - my favorite blue http://www.phpbbhacks.com/download/3063
exposion_dark_ex Template (no I didn't misspell that, lol) http://www.phpbbhacks.com/download/3496
Imaginary Template - this one is nice but the buttons are hard to read. http://www.phpbbhacks.com/download/3169
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Postby Omphalos » Tue Apr 29, 2008 1:06 pm

Thanks! Ill get those up soon!
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Postby Mandy » Tue Apr 29, 2008 4:23 pm

Cool! If you don't want to install all of them, at least get smartDark.
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Postby Omphalos » Tue Apr 29, 2008 5:10 pm

Ill add them all. Its really easy, but Im in Boise right now, so Ill do it when I get home.
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Postby Omphalos » Tue May 06, 2008 1:42 pm

Sorry Mandy, was quite sick this weekend so I didnt get them up. I need to add some code to them too so that I can follow what is going on with Google Analytics, so probably next weekend at the earliest for those skins you want. I will get going on them though.

Is the issue with large sigs still OK for you?
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Postby Mandy » Tue May 06, 2008 4:19 pm

That's alright Omph, no hurry. Hope you are feeling better.

The sigs are fine, I just adblock the ones that are huge. I don't know what I'm going to do if I ever have to go back to Internet Explorer!
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Postby Omphalos » Fri Sep 12, 2008 3:52 pm

Just a bump to let all the new users know that you can change the skin of the board by going to the "Board Style" line of your profile.
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Postby Eyes High » Wed Sep 17, 2008 7:32 pm

I kinda like the VereorLCars because it looks like Star Trek, but I also liked the first one (the aeolus) because I'm fond of blue.

And to show my computer naivity, I did not know we could change the skins. Thaks for this thread. I like learning something new.
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Postby The Phantom » Wed Sep 17, 2008 7:40 pm

i just changed mine today to the one called getaway or something like that.
pretty good, though the red is somewhat annoying
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Postby Rakis » Wed Sep 17, 2008 8:09 pm

Baraka Bryan wrote:i just changed mine today to the one called getaway or something like that.
pretty good, though the red is somewhat annoying


You'll get use to it...i've been using it for over a month now, it's the best one so far...
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Postby The Phantom » Wed Sep 17, 2008 9:38 pm

Rakis wrote:
Baraka Bryan wrote:i just changed mine today to the one called getaway or something like that.
pretty good, though the red is somewhat annoying


You'll get use to it...i've been using it for over a month now, it's the best one so far...



i agree. the red is just a little overwhelming when i hit my bookmark to new posts, but overall I love the skin
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Postby The Phantom » Thu Sep 25, 2008 7:57 am

quick question... why is there no T(A)U title at all when using the getaway skin?
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Postby Omphalos » Thu Sep 25, 2008 9:15 am

I just downloaded some skins off the internet, and did not change them at all. What they give is what we get.
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