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Firefox 81 will come with new Alpenglow theme
by Paul Hill
If you’re a fan of the theming used by Mozilla for its Firefox range of products, you’ll like Firefox 81 when it comes out in the next several weeks. With Firefox 81, users will be able to choose the Alpenglow theme which uses purples and oranges predominantly.
The new theme will be accessible to users from the about: addons, about:welcome, and the Customise UI menus alongside the Automatic, Light, and Dark themes that have been available to pick from for a long time already. The new theme doesn’t offer any practical benefits but if you’re a fan of the aesthetics in the new Firefox mobile browser on Android, you’ll probably be a fan of this theme too.
In its Firefox Nightly News post, Mozilla also revealed that Nightly builds now ship with easier access to search engine one-offs and @aliases. A bug report opened three months ago suggested that one-off searches should be easier to discover.
It’s not clear when the new search engine update will finally make it to the stable Firefox branch but users should expect the new Alpenglow theme in Firefox 81 which comes out in September.
Surface Pro 4 M3
Windows 10 Pro
OS build: 18363.815
boggle: snap windows function: upon switching virtual button from off to on, closing that window and reopening shows on/off button has switched back to off. restarts and updates have not resolved this issue. all sub options have been selected as activated/deactivated in every combination - windows snap on off returns to off.
😄 is the internal and F: is the external disk (pic down below). (The language on my laptop is set in german so i can't name everything correctly)
So i moved all the files into the external disk. In Settings > System > Storage > Change location for new content i've set that everything will save in F:, including applications. I usually use Opera and i download the apps from there, it asks me where to save the setup and i choose F:. But still, it actually saves all the stuff into C:. When i go to Settings > Applications > Apps & Features and filter it to only 😄 it shows the applications i tried to save in F:. Except for the apps in the Microsoft store, they get saved in F:. How can i change that? I appreciate every help.
Linux Mint to get local network sharing tool and new theme colours
by Paul Hill
Over the weekend, the Linux Mint project announced that it has updated the theme colours in its default Mint-Y theme and that it's working on a local network file sharing tool. Linux Mint 20 is the next release due that's expected to become available around May or June.
In its February update, Clem Lefebvre, head of the Linux Mint project, said that Sebastien Bouchard has reviewed the colours used in the Mint-Y theme and has come up with a new method and proposal for a new palette. Bouchard worked on hue, lightness, and saturation to make the colours more vibrant without affecting readability and comfort. Right now, the new method and palette are still being tested but it's hoped the colours can be applied to folder icons too.
Enhanced pink colour scheme in Mint-Y. Enhanced pink colour scheme in Mint-Y. The other major announcement was that the team is developing a new program, temporarily called Warpinator, that allows you to share files over the local network. Linux Mint 6 shipped with a tool called Giver that performed a similar function. Giver was a third-party program that was discontinued and Linux Mint has lacked such a tool since. Clem said that early mock-ups have previously been worked on but there was never time to implement them until now.
While it should be possible to install Warpinator on all Linux systems, it's unclear whether it will be able to work with similar software on Windows or Mac, there was no mention of this in the blog post. If you like the sound of this app, you can find the source code on GitHub if you want to download and test it.
WindowBlinds 10.84 [Update]
by Razvan Serea
WindowBlinds is a software utility that allows you to completely change the look and feel of Microsoft Windows. It works by applying new visual styles, also called skins, across the entire user interface (i.e. start menu, window frames, title bars, menus, buttons, taskbar, scroll bars, ...) of the operating system. As a result, you gain complete control over the way Windows looks. Select from the many skins included with WindowBlinds or choose from thousands of skins available for download at WinCustomize.com.
Apply skins to your desktop Add backgrounds, textures and colors to skins Customize title bars and buttons Choose your own skin fonts Choose from thousands of FREE skins at WinCustomize.com Windows 10/8/7 support And more! WindowBlinds 10.83 changelog:
Compatibility with Windows 10 1909 update Changes in v10.84:
Fixed option menu painting issues Disclaimer: Neowin's relationship to Stardock.
Download: WindowBlinds 10.84 | 54.3 MB (30-day trial - $9.99 to buy)
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