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Re: [libreoffice-documentation] LO version 7.0 user guide template


FYI, for the print books (which are in b/w) I change the heading
colours to black because of these problems with colours printing too
pale.

Jean

On Wed, Jun 24, 2020 at 6:54 PM Peter Schofield <psauthor@gmail.com> wrote:
>
> Hello Pulkit
>
> I have to agree with you about the colours causing problems on black and white printing.
>
> The proposed Impress colour (a33e03) comes out medium grey, but is darker than the original colour used for headings. The LO green (18A303) is a very light grey.
>
> Another suggestion — why not use the standard black for all headings? It will make it easier to manage the template.
>
> Just tested the Note area colour. That comes out as a very pale grey.
>
> Regards
> Peter Schofield
> psauthor@gmail.com
>
>
>
> > On 24 Jun 2020, at 10:40, Pulkit Krishna <pulkitkrishna00@gmail.com> wrote:
> >
> > The colors for other Guides are OK but for getting started guide it is
> > Grey. I don't think it will look good. Yellow for Draw would also be a
> > problem I think. When printed in Black and white I think most of the colors
> > will create problems.
> > Pulkit Krishna
> >
> >
> > On Wed, Jun 24, 2020 at 2:06 PM Jean Weber <jeanweber@gmail.com> wrote:
> >
> >> I am opposed to using different colour headings for different user guides,
> >> both for the reason Peter mentions (regarding volunteers) and because I
> >> think it detracts from a unified look for LO as a whole. I haven’t looked
> >> at the draft template yet, but I’m wondering if all the colours are equally
> >> readable.
> >> Jean
> >>
> >> On Wed, 24 Jun 2020 at 17:23 Peter Schofield <psauthor@gmail.com> wrote:
> >>
> >>> I have just completed version 7.0 of the Preface and Chapter 1 of the
> >>> Impress user guide, but now have a question about the template proposal
> >>> from Olivier.
> >>>
> >>> In the draft template the colour of the headings changes depending on
> >>> which user guide you are writing/updating to bring the headings into line
> >>> with the colours used for the front and rear covers of each user guide.
> >>> This is a good idea, but control could be a problem.
> >>>
> >>> My question is will all of the Documentation Team volunteers remember to
> >>> change the heading colour? The instructions for colour change are at the
> >>> back of the draft template and may get missed when somebody does not read
> >>> the template instructions. Also, are all the volunteers confident enough
> >> to
> >>> change the headings to a specific colour? I had no problem, but I am used
> >>> to working with colour in user guides.
> >>>
> >>> Solution is is to create a template for each user guide with the heading
> >>> colours already changed. However, this is definitely extra work,
> >> especially
> >>> when the template has to be updated.
> >>>
> >>> Would appreciate opinions on this.
> >>>
> >>> Regards
> >>> Peter Schofield
> >>> psauthor@gmail.com
> >>>
> >>>
> >>>
> >>>
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