ION Skin v 0.6

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DreadM
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ION Skin v 0.6

Post by DreadM » Tue Feb 03, 2009 5:32 pm

!ON Skin

First released: 03-02-2009

Ion v 0.6 (21-03-2009)

Greetings

Ok here is my new Skin ,in the beginning i want to mod the noir skin ,but in the end it looks somehow different.
after all the discusion about songbird and modern look , i try to creat something minimalistic and clear looking.

This skin is still in progress and in version 0.5 i change some small things in theme, and work on an new layout from Player, MiniPlayer, MicroPlayer, TrackInfo and MicroPlayerPopUpInfo(MM3.1).

In version 0.6 i work again on layout from players and popup infos,and for me it's the consistently step to a minimalistic and clear skin!
(Thanks to gege for suggestions and screenshots.)

I hope you like the changes.

It's designd to work with MM3.1 ,included an modificated MM3 iconset ,
sofar it looks like this:

Ion v 0.6 (21-03-2009)

ION Theme:
Image

For more info about MiniPlayer,MicroPlayer and TrackInfo,look here

Ion-V v 0.6 (22-03-2009)

ION-V Theme:
Image

For more info about MiniPlayer,MicroPlayer ,look here

Download:
ION v 0.6.mmip
ION-V v 0.6.mmip


Note:
ION 0.5 :rewrite the player,miniplayer,microplayer,trackinfo and small changes/fix in theme
ION 0.6 :Small change on the player,miniplayer,microplayer,trackinfo
ION-V 0.6 :It's a combination from a converted Ion theme and dark Vista style theme/players


Monkey Rok 4 skins:
Image...Image
Download:
MR Ion 1.1 mmip
MR Ion-V 1.1 mmip

for more info look here

Monkey Rok 5 skins link

LyricsViewer Skins:
Image...Image
Download:
LV Ion 1.0 .mmip
LV Ion-V 1.0 .mmip

for more info look here
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I have to say thanks for all the inspiration i found in MM forums! :D

when you have any suggestion or advices let me know!
and please report any bugs you find.

Enjoy / irie
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ermal
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Re: ION Skin

Post by ermal » Tue Feb 03, 2009 8:13 pm

Good Start. Keep it going. I think MM needs a distinctive look, in order to be recognisable among other players. I think there are very few MM users out there and it is a shame because it is one of the best applications ever made, looks might be a reason not to use it.... we really need some good classy modern skins.

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Re: ION Skin

Post by tinana » Tue Feb 03, 2009 9:14 pm

Niiiice, I love this color. Thank-you for adding this skin.
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Dreadlau
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Re: ION Skin

Post by Dreadlau » Wed Feb 04, 2009 3:29 am

Wow. DreadM. you really are a great designer!

This skin is classy!

It's like the simplicity of the non skinned mode.

But in a better and beautiful form!



I really want to thank you for all your work DreadM,
MM has become so more pleasing to the eye since you joined this forum and posted all these baby's.
:)
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Re: ION Skin

Post by rovingcowboy » Wed Feb 04, 2009 5:01 am

nicely done but there is nothing on it? just a color board?
wheres the images? i need images lots and lots of colorful images, :)
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Re: ION Skin

Post by DreadM » Wed Feb 04, 2009 12:59 pm

Greetings

and thanks

@ermal:
yes,on many download sites you can find the Monkey but often it shows
the non skinned Monkey,and it's realy no eyecandy.

@RC
if you don't see something it don't means it's nothing there :wink: :lol:
and sometimes less are more! 8)

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Re: ION Skin

Post by rovingcowboy » Thu Feb 05, 2009 9:08 am

yep mediamonkey is listed on majorgeeks.com and they keep up to date with the links to the beta versions.
last i checked though they had the mm 2.5 screen shot still there.
they might have changed that by now because i know at least one of the enlisted on majorgeeks keeps tabs here not sure who it is but they have to in order to be posting the beta links. 8)
roving cowboy / keith hall. My skins http://www.mediamonkey.com/forum/viewto ... =9&t=16724 for some help check on Monkey's helpful messages at http://www.mediamonkey.com/forum/viewto ... 4008#44008 MY SYSTEMS.1.Jukebox WinXp pro sp 3 version 3.5 gigabyte mb. 281 GHz amd athlon x2 240 built by me.) 2.WinXP pro sp3, vers 2.5.5 and vers 3.5 backup storage, shuttle 32a mb,734 MHz amd athlon put together by me.) 3.Dell demension, winxp pro sp3, mm3.5 spare jukebox.) 4.WinXp pro sp3, vers 3.5, dad's computer bought from computer store. )5. Samsung Galaxy 5 Android 5) 6. Proscan tablet Android 4.3 ) 7. amd a8-5600 apu 3.60ghz mm version 4 windows 7 pro bought from computer store.

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Re: ION Skin

Post by Morten » Thu Feb 05, 2009 12:12 pm

Wow. This skin is one of those I like.

Great job!
Best regards,
Morten

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Great Work

Post by dypsis » Fri Feb 06, 2009 4:19 am

Looks great mate.

I haven't tried it.

I am a MonkeyRok and a Lyrics and Comment Viewer user.

But I would hate to ask you to do something for them.

I am using Noir at the moment, and loving it.

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Re: ION Skin

Post by Benn » Fri Feb 06, 2009 9:21 am

DreadM, I use all of your skins on rotation, but this one might be "the one"..

Great work once again!

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Re: ION Skin

Post by aidan_cage » Fri Feb 06, 2009 11:05 am

thanks for this. really nice. my kind of skin! lends itself nicely to alternate shade/tone versions of the same design.

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Re: ION Skin

Post by DreadM » Sat Feb 07, 2009 9:19 am

Greetings

Thanks ,i'am glad that you like it!

Actuell i'am work on an colored version , based on the screenshots gege put in the
Skinning func wishlist .
i change a bit the player layout,and make the scrollbars smaller ,so that the borders dont cut them.
look like this:

Image

What you think for the new player layout ?
when you have any suggestions let me know

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Re: ION Skin

Post by aidan_cage » Sat Feb 07, 2009 11:07 am

Looks like an interesting, icy tone. The contrast might be too soft? I like to be able to take in the information without straining or tilting my screen. In any case, I'm just offering a few words. I can't comment on the layout of the player right now, as I will have to sit and compare, and I am rushed for time today!

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Re: ION Skin

Post by Benn » Sun Feb 08, 2009 7:14 am

I prefer the grey myself, but I'm boring like that..

The player is very different to the norm, with the play controls being in the middle.. but it's something I'll easily get used to. :)
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Re: ION Skin

Post by A-non-y » Sun Feb 08, 2009 11:13 am

I'm diggin' the blue.

I like the lighter color of the header bars or whatever you call 'em.

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