MozillaZine

New Sample UI Posted

Monday March 22nd, 1999

We at Mozillazine have been playing around with XUL/CSS, and have created our own UI. It is similar to the old configurable chrome in mozillaclassic. To try it, simply rename the navigator.xul file to navigator.xu~, which is in the res/samples/ directory of the m3/nightly builds, download the new navigator.xul (*shift-click!*) file and place it in the same directory. This will download all the chrome and other UI elements when you load apprunner. Note, this will not change any UI except for the browser window.

In the UI, we killed the second/personal toolbar, added our own menu, changed the colors and buttons, and added some functionality. You can now load a new window, Messenger, or Composer from the bottom toolbar/component bar.


#49 Re:New Sample UI Posted

by Bradley Robinson <brobinson@mail.gcnet.net>

Wednesday March 24th, 1999 4:55 PM

You are replying to this message

The UI is kinda like a bunch of frames, one for each toolbar and one for the main view, which has a scrollbar so you can scroll the page. One bar, the one farthest to the right scrolls the UI, the second scrolls the content. The first one will most likely be removed by the time they're done.