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Re: KiCad new look - new icons and new buttons


On 22 August 2011 20:10, fabrizio <zonkyu@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Dear All,
> I have spent some time trying to put together a new set of icons and
> buttons that might make KiCad look a little better.
> Here you have an example of where I am so far:
> http://www.vincentresearch.com/tmp/
> Would it be possible:
> - to know if there is anybody interested in helping me out
> - to know if there is anybody willing to help me to modify the current
> code in order to accommodate the new icons/buttons.
> - to have the .svg files (or some equivalent vectorial format) of the
> current buttons set
> -
> I do not want to try to undo anything that somebody has done so far
> and for this it would be great to have some feedback on the current
> status and some opinions on where I am heading.
> I'd like to propose to use PNG format for all icons and buttons and
> 64px for the KiCad buttons to start the 6 current programs. Also I'd
> like to propose to drop the 16pt buttons used everywhere for a larger
> 24px buttons. That includes top bar buttons as well as lateral (left
> and right bars). How does it sound?
> Best regards
> Fabrizio

Hi Fabrizio,

These are very nice looking icons. Thanks for making them available.
On my 1920x1080 desktop it would be great to have larger icons to aim
my mouse at.

Best Regards,


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