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I wish there was a better way to do this.
I added a number of personas to the FF system, but LO did not [back then] take the text color option correctly from the FF persona settings. Yes the font color is really important for the darker backgrounds. Also, the icons in the toolbars might have problems with darker backgrounds, or at least it did when I created them when LO first started to use personas.

It would be nice to have a "persona editor" built in to the personalization option[s] so you can choose the background image[s] and the font color within LO and not have to do the "hard coding" in the setup file[s].

I currently use this "stone" persona. The "user count" states "0" but I know of at least 8 systems that are using this on for their version of LO.

On 04/26/2014 09:26 AM, Peter Maunder wrote:
My original response was just to show where the Personas were actually kept
on the LibreOffice system. These notes may be of interest for those who wish
to dabble further.

Adding Personas to LibreOffice does seem slightly convoluted, especially
compared with Firefox and Thunderbird. Don't forget that F and T are
designed to be online and provide an online repository for the images.
Originally you needed to download each image to update the Personas, only
one image was stored on your system using a common name. This was obviously
not ideal for private Personas either for private personal or business use.

The F/T PERSONAS PLUS Add-On provides a facility to manage Personas,
together with their Text Colours directly on your machine. This function is
called CUSTOM PERSONA. I actually use this function to test Personas using
Firefox and only add them to LibreOffice when they are ready to go.

One of this year's LibreOffice Google Summer of Code projects is to “Improve
Usability of Personas” which Rachit Gupta is carrying out. I, for one look
forward to what he produces. Personas Plus is an obvious starting point.

Oh, another wrinkle. It is only when you add the first Personas using
LibreOffice that the Personas folder “/Gallery/Personas” and the entry in
the registrymodifications.xcu file are created.

Changing the text colour may seem like an unnecessary luxury. However, the
default of black does not show up well on a dark image.  Hope this helps..

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