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MX Start Buttons

#1 Post by antechdesigns » Fri Jun 16, 2017 1:43 pm

Going to start making mx start buttons, I will post them as I create them. Requests & feedback welcome ;)

Basic Black & White:
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Right click start menu, properties, click the icon, use icon you downloaded or Put the file in /usr/local/share/icons/ (needs root access) for default location.
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Re: MX Start Buttons

#2 Post by dolphin_oracle » Fri Jun 16, 2017 2:28 pm

Nice!
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Re: MX Start Buttons

#3 Post by antechdesigns » Fri Jun 16, 2017 3:26 pm

dolphin_oracle wrote:Nice!
Thanks Man ;)

Classic Blue: updated
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Re: MX Start Buttons

#4 Post by Richard » Fri Jun 16, 2017 9:41 pm

I like the MX-Start2.png, the blue one, because of the greater contrast on my black background.
My only detraction is that, to my eyes, the image isn't as sharp as the original mxfcelogo-rounded.png. Image
but I do like the contrast with MXStart2.Image
on these admittedly fuzzy shots.
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Re: MX Start Buttons

#5 Post by antechdesigns » Sat Jun 17, 2017 12:38 pm

Richard wrote:I like the MX-Start2.png, the blue one, because of the greater contrast on my black background.
My only detraction is that, to my eyes, the image isn't as sharp as the original mxfcelogo-rounded.png. Image
but I do like the contrast with MXStart2.Image
on these admittedly fuzzy shots.
Thanks for your feedback Richard, I hadn't noticed, I will redo it. If you need anything specific just ask! My eyes aren't the best :blindfold:

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#6 Post by Richard » Sat Jun 17, 2017 1:28 pm

Thanks.
The Classic Blue does appear sharper on my screen, without losing the overall appearance,
Here is a comparison, such as it is.
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ImageMXStart2
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#7 Post by antechdesigns » Sun Jun 18, 2017 5:25 am

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#8 Post by Jerry3904 » Sun Jun 18, 2017 5:28 am

Handsome indeed, may have to try that.
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#9 Post by antechdesigns » Sun Jun 18, 2017 5:35 am

Jerry3904 wrote:Handsome indeed, may have to try that.
Thanks Jerry, just playing at the moment, I have to upload them to the forum from my virtual machine so I can test them in MX.
Trouble is MX has so many themes its hard to do a 'one fits all, So i'll end up doing a few variations of the same and of course requests ;)

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Re: MX Start Buttons

#10 Post by richb » Sun Jun 18, 2017 5:36 am

Looks very nice. There is an issue on a dark panel where "Linux" fades into the background.
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