Black & Tan
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Black & Tan

Updated Mar 12, 2004 by Icky


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Dianekk
Comment #1 Friday, March 12, 2004 5:33 PM
I absolutely loved the WB by geyster and have been using it since he put it out. Now this...this is just the icing on the cake. Could you tell me how to get the weather and calendar? If they are not available, is there any chance you could Email me them? dhofferb@tampabay.rr.com. Thank you for a great DX to compliment the WB. This is fabulous.
Dianekk
Comment #2 Friday, March 12, 2004 5:39 PM
Well dumb me...figured out how to get the weather and calendar.Boy do I feel dumb. LOL...this is a great Dx program. Guess I need to play with it before asking any more stupid questions. Thanks again.
carolelee
Comment #3 Friday, March 12, 2004 6:15 PM
I love this theme...don't get me wrong, I just don't use them! I was only looking for the calender and weather.......can you offer them as a stand alone object? Please let me know...thanks
Maggot
Comment #4 Friday, March 12, 2004 11:43 PM
Very nice theme! Couple of comments though. Is the wall in your screenshot supposed to be included in the theme? If so, it's not there, so could a link to it be provided? Also, I note that when loading your theme, my cpu useage jumps from 2-5% up to 55%. Don't know why and have only seen this prob before when net in/out stats are in a theme and they're not in yours, so????? Anywho, great theme.
mortalmisfit
Comment #5 Saturday, March 13, 2004 12:49 AM
Looks like a great theme but I hope you can let us know for what resolution this theme goes with. Afraid to download it untill I know, thanks.
ickypoo
Comment #6 Saturday, March 13, 2004 2:51 AM
mortalmisfit: (Sorry about the resolution.) It's 1280x1024.

Maggot: I don't remember where I snagged the wallpaper, which is not included. probably from deviantART or one of the other sites. It's called CopperWormHole.

Also, I do have net in/out stats. I've never noticed any problems with them. I have had the problem you mentioned (not with this theme) and started deleting objects until the cpu(s) ped. It was a recycle bin object. The net stats can be found in the system info object in the utilities menu.
ickypoo
Comment #7 Saturday, March 13, 2004 2:54 AM
p.s. Thanks for the nice comments. I didn't do the art, geyster gets ALL the credit for that, but this is the first chance I had to put up one of my desktopx themes.
fivesballs
Comment #8 Saturday, March 13, 2004 6:23 AM
Cool theme .......Awesome choice in music
Maggot
Comment #9 Saturday, March 13, 2004 9:58 AM
Icky, thanks for the response. Will look for the wall. Also, one other item occuring on your theme which I have a question about. The media player button bmps aren't there. I checked the theme contents but, they don't appear to be included. The "hole" bmp is there and I have the letters "d, e, f, g, =, and h " instead of player buttons. Just wonderin'??? Thanks again for info I queried last.
ickypoo
Comment #10 Saturday, March 13, 2004 10:52 AM
Maggot, I'll give a big....oops on the buttons. I use a goofy font that actually has cassette buttons in them. My media player has been like that for so long I forgot to change them. I'll get some graphics for it.

fivesballs, puppy and slick idiot. My lot in life!
gef
Comment #11 Saturday, March 13, 2004 11:34 AM
Very nice theme but you might want to check-out the theme description.
ickypoo
Comment #12 Sunday, March 14, 2004 7:16 AM
gef....what about the description? I spell something wrong?

Mostly it's just blah, blah, blah stuff.
gef
Comment #13 Sunday, March 14, 2004 8:26 AM
Icky ... If you right-click the desktop, 'load theme' and browse to your theme, see what it says there.
Aarob the bob
Comment #14 Sunday, March 14, 2004 7:49 PM
How do u make a skin
ickypoo
Comment #15 Monday, March 15, 2004 12:24 PM
gef.....aaaaahhhhhhhh!

Typical of me. All I normally do is change graphics and such so I have all the same items in my menus and neat little buttons.

Never thought of changing the description. Live & learn huh?
geyster
Comment #16 Wednesday, March 17, 2004 5:55 PM
Icky, I've been away, so this is the first time I've had a chance to see your theme. Nice! You did a really good job with it. The wall goes great with it too.

Nice to see good work from a fellow Buckeye!
Zope
Comment #17 Saturday, March 27, 2004 7:13 PM
Not to sound to noob but How do I change the Text on the buttons. BTW your theme is awesome.
ickypoo
Comment #18 Wednesday, March 31, 2004 8:54 AM
Zope: Sorry for the late response. Simply hold down the CTRL key and right click.

I have it set so the text has no activation but a mouse over of the button will cause a mouse over of the text.
ectobert
Comment #19 Sunday, May 30, 2004 6:49 PM
icky,
your theme is great,but do you have a calandar which shows the month when you go forward or backwards
Thanks
Funks21
Comment #20 Friday, June 18, 2004 6:04 AM
Great theme, really sorry. I can't work out how to change the text of the buttons at the side?

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