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.

#56 Re:New Sample UI Posted

by Kovu <>

Thursday March 25th, 1999 3:09 AM

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do we plan to let others have cool nifty icons on the personal toolbar in 5.0? Like Instant Messenger's? I would think ICQ at least will eventually have one. Also, I just wanted to say that no matter the outcome of the final 5.0 "skin", I truly hope we plan to keep the wheel and perhaps do a bit more with the nifty N animation in the upper right. I personally wish I could make it larger.