Customizing colors of file tree pane

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Postby XnTriq » Mon Feb 25, 2008 10:00 pm

foxyshadis wrote:I'm curious, was any color ever added for the selected file's background/font? That's one of the only colors in the program that still seems to be the system default.

To my knowledge there are now four INI entries for customizing the colors of the folder tree pane.

Can anyone confirm that TreeFontHiColor is ignored if set to 100% black (0/#000000)?
  1. TreeBackColor=#666666
    TreeFontColor=#CCCCCC
    TreeFontHiColor=255
    » red
    TreeFontHiColor2=16777215
  2. TreeBackColor=#666666
    TreeFontColor=#CCCCCC
    TreeFontHiColor=0
    » TreeFontHiColor = TreeFontColor :?
    TreeFontHiColor2=16777215
  3. TreeBackColor=#666666
    TreeFontColor=#CCCCCC
    TreeFontHiColor=1
    » R1/G0/B0
    TreeFontHiColor2=16777215

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Does nothing---

Postby Clo » Mon Feb 25, 2008 10:36 pm

:arrow: XnTriq

:) Hello !

• Maybe a bit aside, here I've :
TreeBackColor=255 255 222
TreeFontColor=60 0 0
TreeFontHiColor=180 0 0
TreeFontHiColor2=#00F000
…but I never see any “green” in the tree.
- All other entries work as expected, though…

:?:

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Postby XnTriq » Tue Feb 26, 2008 5:20 pm

Thanks for checking, Clo.

Something's not kosher in the way these settings are interpreted by XnView v1.92.1, but for now I can't narrow the problem down any further.

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Kosher or not… That's the question !

Postby Clo » Tue Feb 26, 2008 6:04 pm

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:) Hello !
Something's not kosher in the way these settings are interpreted by XnView v1.92.1…

• Yes, “pas très catholique…”. :D
That's pretty annoying because we need to update the Manual about the “TreeFontHiColor=…¦TreeFontHiColor2=…”
and that's impossible till Pierre explains clearly what the “2” entry might do.
- There is nothing in the <What's new>…

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Postby XnTriq » Wed Feb 27, 2008 4:15 am

Clo wrote:
Something's not kosher in the way these settings are interpreted by XnView v1.92.1…

• Yes, “pas très catholique…”. :D

Oops, pardon my Yinglish. I forgot we're a catholic network. Mea culpa. :wink:

This seems to be the thread where the feature was originally requested:

ghost zero (TreeFontHiColor2 option?) wrote:How about adding a TreeFontHiColor2 option? So both active and inactive pane text color can be seen?

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Nope…

Postby Clo » Wed Feb 27, 2008 5:47 am

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:) Again…

• Sorry for this expression but it's the very orthodox French translation for “not kosher:P

• The ghost zero's pics are clear, but here nope ! Active and inactive panels have different BGs like they would,
but the font-colour stays the same, while IIUC it might be green for the inactive panel. :bug: ?

    Image      Image

• I used TreeFontHiColor2=0 240 0 for the test shown above, no progress.

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Postby xnview » Wed Feb 27, 2008 8:14 am

XnTriq wrote:
foxyshadis wrote:I'm curious, was any color ever added for the selected file's background/font? That's one of the only colors in the program that still seems to be the system default.

To my knowledge there are now four INI entries for customizing the colors of the folder tree pane.

Can anyone confirm that TreeFontHiColor is ignored if set to 100% black (0/#000000)?
  1. TreeBackColor=#666666
    TreeFontColor=#CCCCCC
    TreeFontHiColor=255
    » red
    TreeFontHiColor2=16777215
  2. TreeBackColor=#666666
    TreeFontColor=#CCCCCC
    TreeFontHiColor=0
    » TreeFontHiColor = TreeFontColor :?
    TreeFontHiColor2=16777215
  3. TreeBackColor=#666666
    TreeFontColor=#CCCCCC
    TreeFontHiColor=1
    » R1/G0/B0
    TreeFontHiColor2=16777215

Yes right, it's to know if this entry exists (TreeFontHiColor & TreeFontHiColor 2). I'll fix it
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semi-fixed

Postby Clo » Wed Feb 27, 2008 5:35 pm

:arrow: Pierre

:) Hello !

• Now in 1.93ß1, I get all colours but the entries are inverted with regard to the images above :
TreeFontHiColor=180 0 0 >>> Stands for INactive panel,
TreeFontHiColor2= #00F000 >>> Stands for Active panel !

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Re: semi-fixed

Postby xnview » Wed Feb 27, 2008 7:20 pm

Clo wrote::arrow: Pierre

:) Hello !

• Now in 1.93ß1, I get all colours but the entries are inverted with regard to the images above :
TreeFontHiColor=180 0 0 >>> Stands for INactive panel,
TreeFontHiColor2= #00F000 >>> Stands for Active panel !

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Right :-(
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Re: semi-fixed

Postby XnTriq » Mon Mar 03, 2008 9:15 pm

Clo wrote:• Now in 1.93ß1, I get all colours but the entries are inverted with regard to the images above :
TreeFontHiColor=180 0 0 >>> Stands for INactive panel,
TreeFontHiColor2= #00F000 >>> Stands for Active panel !

Fixed in beta 2.

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Changed again--

Postby Clo » Mon Mar 03, 2008 10:06 pm

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:) Hello !

• Confirmed OK now, I'd just to invert my values again… :D

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Postby Guest » Fri Nov 28, 2008 7:26 pm

Hi, i looked all through the .ini file and cannot find these in the file to change them. Do I have to add them manually, and if so under what section?

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Postby XnTriq » Fri Nov 28, 2008 8:00 pm

Anonymous wrote:Hi, i looked all through the .ini file and cannot find these in the file to change them. Do I have to add them manually, and if so under what section?

You have to add them manually to the [browser] section.

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Postby dragonsblade71uk » Fri Nov 28, 2008 8:02 pm

Ok ty, I now have black treeview.


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