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New icons

Postby xnview » Fri Jun 06, 2008 3:22 pm

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What do you think of new icons from yuri (mezich)?
Do you have an idea of metaphor for 'open with'?
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Postby thibaud » Fri Jun 06, 2008 3:54 pm

really nice.
2nd lock zoom is clearer
2nd set rating also

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Postby mezich » Fri Jun 06, 2008 5:51 pm

Also I'm not shure about "Copy to..." and "Move to..." because difference only in arrow color.

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Postby oops66 » Fri Jun 06, 2008 6:05 pm

looks good !
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Please, templates ?

Postby Clo » Sat Jun 07, 2008 9:01 pm

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:) Hello !

• Please, could you provide some template¦s for these icons ? I mean to get the right order if it's a single bitmap, allowed sizes…
- And also plan means to change the skin in a future alpha ? When there is an INI file, preferably…
TIA !

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Re: New icons

Postby marsh » Sun Jun 08, 2008 1:15 am

xnview wrote:Do you have an idea of metaphor for 'open with'?

Are "Church keys" universally recognized? Thats what they call the simplest can-openers on my side of the ocean. A better artist than me would need to imagine what kind of icon it could make...

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Postby Clo » Sun Jun 08, 2008 1:28 am

:arrow: Pierre

:) Hello !
…Do you have an idea of metaphor for 'open with'?

• Just quickly made, maybe something like :

ImageImageImageImage

• It's 32² - 32 BPP. A 24² version is not a big deal to draw too, if you are interested in…

- Note : The transparency is not rendered correctly here on the board, that's usual with 32 BPP images,
so I added a version having a solid BG.

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All tools…

Postby Clo » Sun Jun 08, 2008 1:44 am

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:) Hello B. !

• My pic was drawn already when you posted, so…

• In my own skins, I used all similar tools :  Can-openers, corkscrew, even a crowbar :D
- Hence, yes, such motives are meaningful almost eveywhere, I guess.

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Postby mezich » Sun Jun 08, 2008 3:47 pm

"open with..." means "choose application", so can-opener etc it's not solution.

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Postby Clo » Sun Jun 08, 2008 4:11 pm

:arrow: mezich

:) Hello !

• Just add "EXE" to such a symbol (like I did above), and it's getting meaningful… 8)

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Postby helmut » Sun Jun 08, 2008 10:33 pm

Thank you, for your effort in designing. :-) I like your icons.

mezich wrote:"open with..." means "choose application", so can-opener etc it's not solution.

Perhaps you add "..." or a question mark to the normal "Open" icon?

In menus "..." is an indicator that a dialog will follow before the action is performed (e.g. "Save as...").

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Postby Troken » Mon Jun 09, 2008 10:50 am

I really miss an icon for "Export", is it possible to add one? One of XnViews best features!

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Postby xnview » Mon Jun 09, 2008 1:09 pm

Troken wrote:I really miss an icon for "Export", is it possible to add one? One of XnViews best features!

Yes, will be good too
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Postby xnview » Tue Jun 10, 2008 9:57 am

If you think that some icons are needed, please ask here:
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Postby mezich » Tue Jun 10, 2008 11:02 am

to: helmut
folder with ... is nice idea. I will make it.

to: Troken
will add export icon.


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