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Re: Dark Mode for RAWK
« Reply #40 on: March 29, 2022, 12:46:13 pm »
Thanks Claire, looks great!

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Re: Dark Mode for RAWK
« Reply #41 on: March 30, 2022, 01:44:14 pm »
Thanks Claire. Looks great and much more comfortable for my eyes once I realised that to enable it, I had to set Windows 10 to dark mode too.

The only thing I would prefer changed is to increase the font size for quoted text, as currently, it is too small for me to read comfortably.
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Re: Dark Mode for RAWK
« Reply #42 on: March 30, 2022, 03:58:06 pm »
I don't think I changed that but it was a bit small so gave it a little bump.

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Re: Dark Mode for RAWK
« Reply #43 on: April 17, 2022, 01:30:00 pm »
Hi Claire, I'm really liking the colours and format of the desktop version. I'm having some usability issues when viewing on a mobile and not requesting the desktop site. I struggled to find the "unread posts" link initially and still can't see a "new replies" one. I always access the site from the .com landing page and not having the links there is a bit of an issue for me. I've also noticed that the "unread posts" page is not formatted correctly in mobile mode, the column for user is about twice as wide as the column for the thread title (leading to lots of wrapping).

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Re: Dark Mode for RAWK
« Reply #44 on: May 18, 2022, 04:04:28 pm »
Hello,

Would like dark mode too please?

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Re: Dark Mode for RAWK
« Reply #45 on: May 18, 2022, 05:46:28 pm »
One thing I've noticed with the mobile site is that when a Youtube video has been embedded - and this might be dependent on the resolution of the embedded video - it stretches off the screen to the right, along with any text in that post and you are unable to scroll over to the right to read the text that is off screen.

I wish I had taken a screenshot when I noticed it, will do next time.

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Re: Dark Mode for RAWK
« Reply #46 on: May 19, 2022, 08:27:35 pm »
Hi Claire,

Could I be enabled for dark mode please?

Thanks.

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Re: Dark Mode for RAWK
« Reply #47 on: May 22, 2022, 12:20:36 am »
I too would like to give this a try is possible, thanks.

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Re: Dark Mode for RAWK
« Reply #48 on: May 25, 2022, 03:49:28 pm »
Hi Claire,

Could I also be enabled for dark mode?

ALSO: Could I be enabled for the mobile version of RAWK? I mostly use my phone to interact with fellow Reds on here.

Thanks!

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Re: Dark Mode for RAWK
« Reply #49 on: May 27, 2022, 01:15:08 pm »
Could I try dark mode as well please ? I use Chrome & Firefox.

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Re: Dark Mode for RAWK
« Reply #50 on: May 29, 2022, 01:36:35 pm »
Could I have dark mode too please, and mobile if possible, I don't get any options to change theme in Look and Layout.

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Re: Dark Mode for RAWK
« Reply #51 on: July 10, 2022, 05:08:29 am »
Same here.
Could I have dark mode please?

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Re: Dark Mode for RAWK
« Reply #52 on: July 11, 2022, 10:35:42 am »
Greasing the wheels by becoming a site supporter always helps such requests...

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Re: Dark Mode for RAWK
« Reply #53 on: July 21, 2022, 09:23:14 pm »
Sorry, I've been away on my modly holidays... no idea who's got what or wants what in here now 😬

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Re: Dark Mode for RAWK
« Reply #54 on: July 21, 2022, 09:47:48 pm »
I've made a trello board with most of the things I could remember from these threads - https://trello.com/b/yFKah054/rawk

If there's something that's not on there that needs looking at, then let me know. I don't think anyone can add or move stuff but you should be able to view the board.

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Re: Dark Mode for RAWK
« Reply #55 on: July 21, 2022, 10:34:47 pm »
Should be a fix for the youtube embeds and I've changed the background of the stickied threads on dark, may need tweaking in light as well but will have a look tomorrow.

Few people said images were a bit squiffy, can you point me at an example?

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Re: Dark Mode for RAWK
« Reply #56 on: July 25, 2022, 12:30:48 pm »
Claire, did you make changes to the 'new' icons?  They look a little different for me on my mobile view, but I can see them fine.  However, on my desktop view, they're barely visible:

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Re: Dark Mode for RAWK
« Reply #57 on: July 26, 2022, 08:55:37 am »
whoops lol should be sorted now.

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Re: Dark Mode for RAWK
« Reply #58 on: July 26, 2022, 09:15:05 am »
whoops lol should be sorted now.

Bright green now, all good.  Ta!
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Re: Dark Mode for RAWK
« Reply #59 on: July 27, 2022, 05:38:29 pm »
Could I get dark mode please Claire?
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Re: Dark Mode for RAWK
« Reply #60 on: July 28, 2022, 02:52:58 pm »
Bright green now, all good.  Ta!

Just popping into say I wasn't keen on the green at first, but it's really grown on me, great addition to the desktop view.
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Re: Dark Mode for RAWK
« Reply #61 on: July 29, 2022, 08:20:14 pm »
How did I miss this?
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Re: Dark Mode for RAWK
« Reply #62 on: August 5, 2022, 10:10:45 am »
Just popping into say I wasn't keen on the green at first, but it's really grown on me, great addition to the desktop view.

ha, it was a bit of a random choice that, every shade of orange looked too red or eye stinging bright and I wanted something different - I did have it in dark mode as well but thought it drew too much attention.

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Re: Dark Mode for RAWK
« Reply #63 on: August 5, 2022, 05:40:52 pm »
I would like Dark Mode and the mobile theme if possible Claire
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Re: Dark Mode for RAWK
« Reply #64 on: August 10, 2022, 06:57:00 pm »
Oopsie. I clicked the brighter mode to check the comparison and lost the dark mode in the process. I can't seem to get it back.

Can you enable it for me once more? I liked it.

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Re: Dark Mode for RAWK
« Reply #65 on: August 15, 2022, 12:56:43 pm »
Can i get dark mode too please?  :wave

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Re: Dark Mode for RAWK
« Reply #66 on: September 2, 2022, 12:17:44 am »
Dark mode if possible please!

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Re: Dark Mode for RAWK
« Reply #67 on: September 3, 2022, 10:47:17 am »
Ello Claire, I have used DarkReader so long I am a dark mode native  ;D

I do QA for a living, would love to get this dark mode enabled and help out, I read RAWK on my blower and my tablet and my PC, usually Firefox

happy to help out in a bugspotting way

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Re: Dark Mode for RAWK
« Reply #68 on: September 4, 2022, 09:45:32 pm »
Have to say I like it.

It's pleasant on the eyes and doesn't disturb my eyes (and my missus) while browsing on the bed.


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Re: Dark Mode for RAWK
« Reply #69 on: September 11, 2022, 10:24:26 pm »
Claire, any chance you could fix the Spoiler tags so they also appear dark? They appear as white boxes when opened, which is rather glaring. Thanks!

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Re: Dark Mode for RAWK
« Reply #70 on: September 12, 2022, 08:39:00 am »
Ello Claire, I have used DarkReader so long I am a dark mode native  ;D

I do QA for a living, would love to get this dark mode enabled and help out, I read RAWK on my blower and my tablet and my PC, usually Firefox

happy to help out in a bugspotting way

ah now I get to be tortured by QA on here as well ;D thanks!

Claire, any chance you could fix the Spoiler tags so they also appear dark? They appear as white boxes when opened, which is rather glaring. Thanks!

See what I can do.

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Re: Dark Mode for RAWK
« Reply #71 on: September 12, 2022, 08:40:12 am »
Spoiler
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Re: Dark Mode for RAWK
« Reply #72 on: September 12, 2022, 09:16:48 am »
Should be better now, will have to do the icon later.

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Re: Dark Mode for RAWK
« Reply #73 on: September 12, 2022, 09:26:39 am »
There are dark and mobile versions to test? Can I sign up to them please?
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Re: Dark Mode for RAWK
« Reply #74 on: September 12, 2022, 05:44:37 pm »
Spoiler
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Still white for me I'm afraid.  :(

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Re: Dark Mode for RAWK
« Reply #75 on: September 13, 2022, 02:30:56 pm »
probs cache, either clear it or wait :D

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Re: Dark Mode for RAWK
« Reply #76 on: September 13, 2022, 02:32:16 pm »
probs cache, either clear it or wait :D

Can confirm spoilers are dark for me now. Looks good.

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Re: Dark Mode for RAWK
« Reply #77 on: September 13, 2022, 04:30:37 pm »
probs cache, either clear it or wait :D

Yep, working now! Thanks  :D  :thumbup

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Re: Dark Mode for RAWK
« Reply #78 on: September 14, 2022, 07:47:45 pm »
Could I possibly test the dark mode too, please?  :)
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Re: Dark Mode for RAWK
« Reply #79 on: September 19, 2022, 10:04:43 am »
So far so good. Like the mobile experience, that's what I've used most. Feels very weird for RAWK on mobile to feel modern  ;D

Definitely easier on the eyes.