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2012/4/27 Jan Holesovsky <>

Hi Mirek,

Mirek M. píše v St 25. 04. 2012 v 19:23 +0200:

So - if you can propose a better looking ruler, that would be great,
just please so far keep in mind that it should play well with the
default Windows theme :-) - other than that, let's go for changing
If you can create a proposal that would be applied to a screenshot of
Writer, that would help a lot.

I'd suggest making the rulers adopt the document background, lose the
divider between the background and the rulers, lose the black square
the tab insertion mode, and tone down the colors (black->gray). The
might look something like this:

Beautiful, thank you so much! :-) - so now it is implemented:

[mostly by removing code ;-)]  Screenshots of LibreOffice master with
the changes:

Looks excellent, thanks.

I am not sure if we can do any improvements wrt. the 'scrolled' version;
fading the document to the workspace would probably be ideal, but not
yet sure if doable with reasonable effort...

I think it's fine the way it is.

I'm adding the UX advise list for comments from the UX point of view.

Actually, the design team takes care of UX, too. The UX advise list is a
communication gateway between developers and designers.

Thank you again,

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