maddogdrivethru.net

Open all night
It is currently Mon May 28, 2018 3:59 am

All times are UTC - 5 hours [ DST ]




Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 14 posts ]  Go to page 1, 2  Next
Author Message
 Post subject: New styles, skins added
PostPosted: Fri Dec 05, 2008 5:30 pm 
Offline
Oppressive Tyrant and Enemy of Truth
User avatar

Joined: Mon Sep 15, 2008 6:06 pm
Posts: 15421
Location: under the porch
Reputation points: 15593
I followed some of the links that Old Eagle gave me and found a tutorial on how to install new styles. Several of these templates were pre-loaded into the board software and I have installed them.

You should now be able to choose from several different styles.

_________________
First, we must kill moose and squirrel


Top
 Profile E-mail  
 
 Post subject: Re: New styles, skins added
PostPosted: Fri Dec 05, 2008 5:31 pm 
Offline
Sergeant

Joined: Thu Sep 18, 2008 4:31 am
Posts: 1063
Location: Copenhagen
Reputation points: 1353
Excellent. Now to salvage the old BBS database 8-)

_________________
Per Disciplinam meam Lucem videbis.

JDR was the worst abomination that I have ever come into contact with on the 'Net,
and I have been around for a little while on at least one other insignificant board
-Stephanie Armadillo. Internet Tough Guy.


Top
 Profile E-mail  
 
 Post subject: Re: New styles, skins added
PostPosted: Fri Dec 05, 2008 5:35 pm 
Offline
Oppressive Tyrant and Enemy of Truth
User avatar

Joined: Mon Sep 15, 2008 6:06 pm
Posts: 15421
Location: under the porch
Reputation points: 15593
Go to your user control panel and select "board preferences". There you will find a drop down menu under "styles". Click on that and you will see a choice of several different board skins. I have selected some green thing and it works for me.

_________________
First, we must kill moose and squirrel


Top
 Profile E-mail  
 
 Post subject: Re: New styles, skins added
PostPosted: Fri Dec 05, 2008 5:40 pm 
Offline
Oppressive Tyrant and Enemy of Truth
User avatar

Joined: Mon Sep 15, 2008 6:06 pm
Posts: 15421
Location: under the porch
Reputation points: 15593
OK, I have made "gateway green" the default style.

The difference should be immediately apparent to everyone, and draw attention to your option of changing templates in your user control panel.

_________________
First, we must kill moose and squirrel


Top
 Profile E-mail  
 
 Post subject: Re: New styles, skins added
PostPosted: Fri Dec 05, 2008 5:40 pm 
Offline
buck private
User avatar

Joined: Sat Sep 20, 2008 8:01 am
Posts: 15002
Reputation points: 11382
Great, am using 3myl_parchmin and my eyes don't ache.

Parchment is right up my ally! 8-)


Top
 Profile E-mail  
 
 Post subject: Re: New styles, skins added
PostPosted: Fri Dec 05, 2008 5:45 pm 
Offline
Sergeant

Joined: Thu Dec 04, 2008 8:18 pm
Posts: 1079
Reputation points: 0
lol, i'm using 'Vista' . It's not bad - little slow. Must not have enough RAM :)


Top
 Profile E-mail  
 
 Post subject: Re: New styles, skins added
PostPosted: Fri Dec 05, 2008 5:47 pm 
Offline
PFC

Joined: Thu Dec 04, 2008 11:00 pm
Posts: 251
Location: wichita, ks
Reputation points: 1082
good stuff.... using overlord and it's much easier on the eyes.


Top
 Profile E-mail  
 
 Post subject: Re: New styles, skins added
PostPosted: Fri Dec 05, 2008 5:48 pm 
Offline
Oppressive Tyrant and Enemy of Truth
User avatar

Joined: Mon Sep 15, 2008 6:06 pm
Posts: 15421
Location: under the porch
Reputation points: 15593
I see avatars and names are on the left side where they belong with the green style. I was wondering how to fix that, now I aint got to worry about it. There's also a new tab for adding attachments in the reply screen and a different format for changing colors and adding codes.

_________________
First, we must kill moose and squirrel


Top
 Profile E-mail  
 
 Post subject: Re: New styles, skins added
PostPosted: Fri Dec 05, 2008 6:31 pm 
Offline
Sergeant
User avatar

Joined: Fri Sep 19, 2008 10:09 am
Posts: 1406
Location: On the beach
Reputation points: 6277
The Green Style is Kewl.

Starting to hang of this place...

In fact... it actually looks quite good.

8-)

_________________
"In this present crisis, Government is not the solution to our problem; Government is the problem." - Ronald Reagan

"Because in America, we don't worship Government; we worship God." - Donald Trump


Top
 Profile E-mail  
 
 Post subject: Re: New styles, skins added
PostPosted: Fri Dec 05, 2008 6:33 pm 
Offline
Sergeant
User avatar

Joined: Fri Sep 19, 2008 10:09 am
Posts: 1406
Location: On the beach
Reputation points: 6277
Lava wrote:
The Green Style is Kewl.

Starting to get the hang of this place...

In fact... it actually looks quite good.

8-)

_________________
"In this present crisis, Government is not the solution to our problem; Government is the problem." - Ronald Reagan

"Because in America, we don't worship Government; we worship God." - Donald Trump


Top
 Profile E-mail  
 
Display posts from previous:  Sort by  
Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 14 posts ]  Go to page 1, 2  Next

All times are UTC - 5 hours [ DST ]


Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 9 guests


You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot post attachments in this forum

Search for:
Jump to:  
cron
Powered by phpBB © 2000, 2002, 2005, 2007 phpBB Group