Difficulty reading colour formatting in dark theme

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  1. Telemark Phat

    Telemark Phat Pass the butter Ski Pass: Gold

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    The dark theme is brilliant, but gets ruined when people decide to use the colour formatting in their posts. Can the default colours in the text editor be changed to ones that will work with the dark theme?
     
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  2. Majikthise

    Majikthise Sage Moderator Ski Pass: Gold

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    Mostly one poster is fond of that coloured text....it does become unreadable in the dark theme... but then what i am missing has a high probability of being mostly unreadable anyway.
     
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  3. Richard

    Richard Maintenance Dept Administrator

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    There’s probably a way. I’ll have to look into how the colours are handled by the txt editor and in the database.

    Have added to the list of small improvement jobs I keep.
     
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    @Seth mentioned this recently.
     
  5. benchives

    benchives Part of the Furniture Ski Pass: Gold

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    Dark theme? I’ve been asking this for years!
     
  6. benchives

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    So good for my eyeeees

    I have this setting on my windows OS at work and it’s icncompatible with nearly wvery single application and nearly all web based themes without sone form of accessibility enhancement
     
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    hipo One of Us Ski Pass: Gold

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    If your having trouble readingsome text with the dark theme, just run your mouse over the text holding down the left button which will highlight the text. Then happy reading..
     
  8. crackson

    crackson A Local Ski Pass: Gold

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    Dark theme works great in the latest w10betas.

    Stops win blinding you at night.
     
  9. climberman

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    Does this happen with pages that meet the web accessibility guidelines that Gov pages are supposed to follow?
     
  10. benchives

    benchives Part of the Furniture Ski Pass: Gold

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    Nearly every single website is incompatible with the inverse or high contrast accessibility settings in windows, which is surprising since both the accessibility setting in windows and the universal accessibility standard is supposed to work together, and it does not.
     
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  11. Seth

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    It is so much better. Would never return.
     
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  12. Seth

    Seth Pool Room Ski Pass: Gold

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    Does annoy! :mad:
     
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  13. D-eye

    D-eye Photographer and skier Moderator

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    Hmmm, just tried it with one I help look after. Text is fine, but high contrast mode or setting the colours in firefox seems to disable some aspects of the stylesheets, so images called by the stylesheet don't appear. They're mostly decorative so the site is usable and delivers information, but looks a bit odd with missing bits.
    I'll have a chat with my designer after Christmas to see if we can tweak it a bit more.
     
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    This.

    Not quite so convenient on mobile however.
     
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    cold wombat Twitter Contributer Social Media Mod Ski Pass: Gold

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    This.
     
  16. cold wombat

    cold wombat Twitter Contributer Social Media Mod Ski Pass: Gold

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    I believe we have Mr King to thank for ceaseless agitation to get this feature.
     
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    Shirley?
     
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