Dark Theme for the Caf?

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  1. Feb 10, 2018
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    Moby Dick who hates the homeless

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    Would this be possible? I've seen other Xenforo forums have this feature giving a choice between light and dark themes. It would be pretty good especially at work.
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    MadMike Full Member

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    +1
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    Ødegaard formerly MrEriksen Scout

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    Dark Cafe?
    No thanks. :p
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    Snowjoe Enjoys hatching eggs for people Staff

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    We should have a dank theme
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    SalfordRed18 Full Member

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    I support DarkCafe
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    Phil Full Member

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    I've wanted this for ten years
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    SS Full Member

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    Anyone with a City Lover tag should be forced to use a blue theme.
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    Niall All Powerful Super Being Staff

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    I may do this after upgrading to XenForo 2 but that's a few months away.
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    Pexbo has never watched Star Wars

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    Pray thee tell more?
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    Niall All Powerful Super Being Staff

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    afrocentricity Part of first caf team to complete Destiny raid

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    Yes
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    izec Full Member

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    Why is that good for? Any specific reason or just for aestethics?
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    Pexbo has never watched Star Wars

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    Rado_N Yaaas Broncos!

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    Didn't @Olly create a custom skin for this?
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    Olly bacon hating kebab dodging Tinder stud Scout

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    I did one that made post backgrounds slightly darker, but I don't remember doing a whole dark theme.
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    Rado_N Yaaas Broncos!

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    Probably what I'm thinking of!
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    Welsh Wonder A dribbling mess on the sauce

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    you only want a dark theme to feel less guilty when you're gonna miss work in the morning but wanna skive off in bed
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    afrocentricity Part of first caf team to complete Destiny raid

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    Save battery on your mobile @izec
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    VorZakone What would Kenny G do?

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    A dark theme would be nice for mobile browsing when in bed before sleep. Doesn't hurt your eyes as much as light themes. Very same reason why I've changed the Reddit template.
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    horsechoker Sailor vee, this is a right off.

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    I would also like a dark theme.
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    TheReligion Abusive

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    It dark Caf like the dark web?

    Deviants like weaste devil roam forums causing unrest without fear of reprisals.
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    Man of Leisure Full Member

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    Good if you work in a cubicle and the boss happens to swing by. The red just screams “not work-related”.
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    Ravelation Krump at me Bro

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    I vote for the theme to be optional and selectable for members, and also these themes to coincide with the kit colours for the upcoming seasons.
    Yes, I like childish things.
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    VeevaVee despite the protests, wears Ugg boots

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    I had a great Chrome app for browsing at work. Can't remember what it was called unfortunately, but you could customise every colour and font to make it look more like something serious. I basically just made everything white, changed font size and dulled images so you couldn't see them unless you hovered over.
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    MDFC Manager Full Member

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    After every loss, it's Dark Cafe anyway
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    Niall All Powerful Super Being Staff

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    I was just thinking that. The theme changes with the most recent result:

    Win - red
    Draw - grey
    Loss - black
    Summer transfer window - Kermit green
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    afrocentricity Part of first caf team to complete Destiny raid

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    Do it
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    Moby Dick who hates the homeless

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    Yep. I use redcafe with 'images hidden' and still it screams 'leisure'. I was using another Xenforo forum with a dark theme and my boss thought I was coding in some console.

    @Olly I remember you made a javascript to change the appearance. Any chance you could modify that and make the colors like a Dark theme would have? Even changing all the red areas on here to light blue would help as I work in Salesforce and that's the color theme. :lol:
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    Moby Dick who hates the homeless

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    ?
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    VorZakone What would Kenny G do?

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    She found out that you're her colleague?
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    nme_pro Fresh from newbieville

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    There's a chrome extension called decreased productivity which greys out videos, strips colour and standardises font. The cafe still looks like the cafe but doesn't scream doss for office passers by. Won't help at night though.
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    Moby Dick who hates the homeless

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    Cheers, will check that one out.
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    nme_pro Fresh from newbieville

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    Happy slacking!
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    Moby Dick who hates the homeless

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    Just checked. This is pretty neat! :D
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    Eboue nasty little twerp Scouse Lover

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    can we also get an avril lavigne theme?
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    adexkola Arsenal supporter Verified Moaner City Lover

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