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Thread / post icons
« on: March 06, 2012, 03:18:08 PM »
This is where we talk about the thread / post icons
On our forum they have the function of thread prefixes.

@Buncle: take a look at the icons attached. the askforhelp.gif is not so sharp as the original .jpeg. can you do something about it? i want the question mark more visible like the exclamation point maybe..
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Re: Thread / post icons
« Reply #1 on: March 06, 2012, 03:20:50 PM »
That should not be the case - I bet it's something to do with sloppy color conversion.  On it.

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Re: Thread / post icons
« Reply #2 on: March 06, 2012, 03:39:18 PM »
Here:

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Re: Thread / post icons
« Reply #3 on: March 06, 2012, 03:41:11 PM »
Okay, you were editing when I posted, and I did not see that about making the ? more prominent.  Hold on.

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Re: Thread / post icons
« Reply #4 on: March 06, 2012, 03:48:58 PM »
How's this?

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Re: Thread / post icons
« Reply #5 on: March 06, 2012, 06:08:30 PM »
that will do the job. thanks. :)
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Re: Thread / post icons
« Reply #6 on: March 07, 2012, 01:23:11 PM »
@Buncle: can you make some new thread icons with that SMACish user interface background?
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Re: Thread / post icons
« Reply #7 on: March 07, 2012, 01:26:02 PM »
Of course I can.  What do you have in mind?

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Re: Thread / post icons
« Reply #8 on: March 07, 2012, 01:28:11 PM »
let's see: scenario, faction, map. of course, the text should be SMAC blue.
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Re: Thread / post icons
« Reply #9 on: March 07, 2012, 01:32:08 PM »
Now this user interface background - that would be the thing I used for a datapad in Warcrimes1?

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Re: Thread / post icons
« Reply #10 on: March 07, 2012, 01:33:39 PM »
no. i mean the in-game user interface. sorry for not being more specific.
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Re: Thread / post icons
« Reply #11 on: March 07, 2012, 01:42:31 PM »
I've rooted around and found that; I can't guarantee it'll look like much at the size we need, but I'll do one up as a sample...

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Re: Thread / post icons
« Reply #12 on: March 07, 2012, 02:22:46 PM »
I dunno; it looks nice enough, but the border and the SMACness maybe doesn't stand out enough.

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Re: Thread / post icons
« Reply #13 on: March 07, 2012, 02:26:13 PM »
drop the border. the text make it bold and brighter.
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Re: Thread / post icons
« Reply #14 on: March 07, 2012, 02:29:47 PM »
Okay, I'll try that.

 

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