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00254542.x IDE SuggestionsUIPublic2017-11-17 10:41
ReporterRoss ManthorpAssigned To 
PriorityNoneSeveritySuggestionReproducibilityN/A
Status ConfirmedResolutionOpen 
PlatformOSWindows 10OS VersionWindows 10
Summary0025454: Suggestion: UI: Highlight extra context menus in menubar
DescriptionContext menubar items, such as the Room Editor/Image Editor/Source Control, should have a Ribbon-like different background or text colour to highlight them to new users, as currently many people miss that we have added the menu and so wonder where half the tools/functionality has gone.

Suggested: Either a block of colour or a different colour for the text to signify when we have appended new menubar items to the default list.
Additional Informationhttps://forum.yoyogames.com/index.php?threads/small-ui-enhancement.15304/
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Ross Manthorp

2017-01-26 17:05

Adminstrator  

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Dan

2017-01-26 17:07

Adminstrator   ~0051350

I'd say ideally these should have themes so the same colours are used consistently - e.g. rooms = red, images = yellow, etc.

Alexander Borup

2017-01-26 17:34

Developer   ~0051352

Agree, each plugin should specify its own color. Flat background color, not foreground. Or a texture.

Piotr Gnys

2017-03-23 23:01

Updater   ~0052445

Same should be for tools showing on toolbar below (like tileset editor buttons in room editor).