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Dark theme forum

Discussion in 'Meta-forum Discussion' started by HonorableDaniel, May 26, 2019.

  1. HonorableDaniel

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    I would love it if the unity forum had a dark mode. Would perfectly compliment the rest of my UI and be much easier on the eyes.
     
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  2. Player7

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    there were some userstyles that did it... did have a modified version myself... kind forgot about it.. but they do exist and they aren't bad
     
  3. jRocket

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    I wonder if they could make it so only pro subscribers have the dark theme.
     
  4. HonorableDaniel

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    I wouldn't restrict it. Leave it available to everyone.
     
    Last edited: Jun 9, 2019
  5. Lurking-Ninja

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    I think we should not stop there. Because of it's bad for your eyes normally and it supports the very bad habit to work in dark rooms, it's safe to say it would be beneficial to remove the dark theme entirely.
     
  6. APSchmidt

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    What about the others? They stink?

    A dark theme would be highly welcome but It will probably never happen. There doesn't seem to be many people who care about the forums here.
     
  7. Stardog

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    I could make a CSS file if people are interested, but you would have to install an addon such as Stylus (FF, Chrome) then copy-paste it in. Here's what I managed in 10 minutes just messing with the CSS, but I didn't keep track of changes:

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  8. HonorableDaniel

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    I checked into stuff like that but it seemed to compromise security, basically giving the contents of the whole webpage to a 3rd party which I'm not exactly excited about.
     
  9. APSchmidt

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    Thank you! I'm ready to try, Stylus doesn't seem that evil. ;)
     
  10. Joe-Censored

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    I'd love to see Unity add this, but release it on April Fools Day requiring a Plus/Pro subscription. Open it up to everyone on April 2nd :p
     
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