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Offline trazomtg

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change theme (dark)
« on: October 08, 2019, 11:29:48 am »
hi,
i'm new and i want to change the default theme. I want a dark theme.
sorrybut i don't see how to do that.
thanks for your help

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Re: change theme (dark)
« Reply #1 on: October 08, 2019, 01:07:04 pm »
i have found that :http://wiki.codeblocks.org/index.php/Syntax_highlighting_custom_colour_themes  but i can't load!!

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Re: change theme (dark)
« Reply #2 on: October 08, 2019, 08:09:45 pm »
What do you mean by "i can't load!!"? Please post the exact steps you're doing which fail. Posting C::B and OS versions might help, too.
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Re: change theme (dark)
« Reply #3 on: October 09, 2019, 08:53:10 am »
i don't know what to do with this firle:   http://wiki.codeblocks.org/index.php/Syntax_highlighting_custom_colour_themes 
i suppos i need to integrate it in codeblocks but how!!!

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Re: change theme (dark)
« Reply #4 on: October 09, 2019, 10:13:01 am »
At the bottom of the page you can see some instructions (a bit convoluted, but they should work)...
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Re: change theme (dark)
« Reply #5 on: October 09, 2019, 12:46:24 pm »
yes i saw but it's not explicated enough ; i don't know the files names and how it's working

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Re: change theme (dark)
« Reply #6 on: October 09, 2019, 05:23:55 pm »
in which file must i copy the code?

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Re: change theme (dark)
« Reply #7 on: October 09, 2019, 08:08:49 pm »
Save the xml text in a file and open the tool, it should detect your default.conf file automatically.
If it doesn't tell us what is your OS and we'll tell you where to find the config file.
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Re: change theme (dark)
« Reply #8 on: October 10, 2019, 08:23:49 am »
i am on linux CentOs7

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Re: change theme (dark)
« Reply #9 on: October 10, 2019, 09:15:35 am »
Have you clicked on the button with "..." in the destination field?
It will point to the correct file...
In your particular case ~/.config/codeblocks/default.conf...
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Re: change theme (dark)
« Reply #10 on: October 10, 2019, 01:32:05 pm »
why again we don't ship the themes? Some license thing?

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Re: change theme (dark)
« Reply #11 on: October 10, 2019, 07:26:54 pm »
Because they are incomplete. If we're going to ship themes they should include all languages we support. Or at least the most popular. The theming system could be improved a lot, but I cannot get to it :(
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