Can The Run Dialog Be Skinned?

Sunday, January 3, 2021 by Mulsimine | Discussion: Skinning

I am a newcomer to WindowBlinds 10. I have been looking at some Dark themes for Windows 10 (like Dark Mode) and notice that the Run dialog is consistently left untouched by the theme creator. The Delete/Replace File dialog is untouched as well. I am curious if there is something special about certain system dialogs that prevents colorization?

 

LightStar
Reply #1 Sunday, January 3, 2021 8:54 PM

I don't know why you are having those issues, but the Run and Copy Dialogs in Windows 10 are always skinned. Do your issues occur in any other skins besides those dark ones?

Mulsimine
Reply #2 Sunday, January 3, 2021 9:47 PM

I will try a few more out here. I don't know what a theme looks like when it is displaying properly or if I have a dialog display issue. So I will just list another five as examples. If you need any more or if I misinterpreted what you were asking me for, please let me know.

 

Avant

 

Cadera

 

Christmas Holidays v.2

 

DiamondStar

 

Lantana

 

RetroX

 

Trill

 

VX1

 

White Beauty

 

Windows Zero

 

LightStar
Reply #3 Sunday, January 3, 2021 10:03 PM

Those are all skinned correctly, so it must be an issue with that Dark Mode skin.

Mulsimine
Reply #4 Sunday, January 3, 2021 10:32 PM

That is good news. Can the portion outlined in the images below be skinned so it appears as a color other than white/light?

LightStar
Reply #5 Monday, January 4, 2021 8:21 AM

Yes, it could be changed from within Windowblinds itself, but it would mess up the background color of many applications such as NotePad, Microsoft Office and many others. It is best to leave that color as white. It is not recommended.

Mulsimine
Reply #6 Wednesday, January 6, 2021 9:32 AM

I see. Well, at least now I know why. Thank you very much Lightstar   

Please login to comment and/or vote for this skin.

Welcome Guest! Please take the time to register with us.
There are many great features available to you once you register, including:

  • Richer content, access to many features that are disabled for guests like commenting on the forums and downloading skins.
  • Access to a great community, with a massive database of many, many areas of interest.
  • Access to contests & subscription offers like exclusive emails.
  • It's simple, and FREE!



web-wc01