zenrain

This feature request is for a unified theme for PersonalBrain.
Currently the toolbar buttons are grey on dark grey. However the buttons on the reports (specifically the refresh), and the tags, and the calendar bar don't match this theme.

The first part of this request is that the theme is carried over to the Calendar, Reports, Properties & Attachments and search windows. Perhaps also to a lesser extent to the Notes window also.

The second part is to have a unified colorized version (s) of the buttons for those that prefer color for their buttons.

This way, those who prefer the Mac versions use those versions, those who prefer a firefox / Office feel can use the color versions. Both camps are happy, with the additional advantage of the program feeling like it's a cohesive whole, rather than all the tabs containing different button types.

I've entered a feature request in UserVoice, 'cos I happened to have a vote available.

Windows 7
J-1.6.0_22
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OSX 10.6.3
Java SE 6
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mbaas
Great idea - if I had votes left, I'd vote for that. Only thing I can do:
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dyslucksia
I agree that a coordinated color theme throughout PB is desirable, but if all the icons were black on gray like those on the toolbar, I think the GI (Grokkability Index) would plummet to an all-time low and I'd be reaching for my Prozac.

The present combination of black toolbar icons and colored icons for everything else looks amateurish.

If the developers can bundle half a dozen Plex themes with PB, there's obviously a lot of talent in that department that could be put to good use creating half a dozen color-coordinated PB themes to appeal to non-corporate users.

Here's another little idea: Since developers might be fearful of adding too many buttons to the toolbar in case users wish to add icons to their own Brains at the right-hand end, how about adding that magic option "Customize" to the toolbar's context menu, as we see for example in Firefox? (Imagine that the toolbar does have a context menu).

Selecting this would open a panel of nice little extra buttons that could be dragged onto the Toolbar, and some not-so-useful ones dragged off, too. This could also open the door to plug-ins ( Ervinn, are you reading this?), just waiting to make the PB experience even more enjoyable.
PB 5.5.2.1 on Windows XP, J-1.6.0_17
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zenrain
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I agree that a coordinated color theme throughout PB is desirable, but if all the icons were black on gray like those on the toolbar, I think the GI (Grokkability Index) would plummet to an all-time low and I'd be reaching for my Prozac.

I've seen several forum members ask for colored buttons, so my second part of the request was

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to have a unified colorized version (s) of the buttons for those that prefer color for their buttons.

Hopefully this will keep both camps happy

Edit: I really like the idea of a customizable toolbar. This is common on Mac applitications and I think it would be valuable in PB also. 

Windows 7
J-1.6.0_22
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OSX 10.6.3
Java SE 6
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