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NWR Interactive => NWR Feedback => Topic started by: BlackNMild2k1 on December 28, 2018, 09:10:15 AM

Title: Can this site get a DARK MODE?
Post by: BlackNMild2k1 on December 28, 2018, 09:10:15 AM
its too bright.
Title: Re: Can this site get a DARK MODE?
Post by: UncleBob on December 28, 2018, 03:21:33 PM
Not in Trump's America.
Title: Re: Can this site get a DARK MODE?
Post by: Discord.RSS on December 28, 2018, 04:05:55 PM
While we're at it, can I place a request to fix Youtube embeds here? Right now they just don't show up (in Chrome) at all. You gotta quote the post and fetch the link from there if you wanna see whatever was posted. Maybe an issue because the embedding only works with http, not https?

Oh and my browser keeps blocking "scripts from unverified sources" on the site, although that's not forum-exclusive, but applies to the entire site.

EDIT: Does signing up currently require some form of (re)captcha? That'd weed some spambots out easier too.
Title: Re: Can this site get a DARK MODE?
Post by: BlackNMild2k1 on December 28, 2018, 05:53:37 PM
While we're at it, can I place a request to fix Youtube embeds here? Right now they just don't show up (in Chrome) at all. You gotta quote the post and fetch the link from there if you wanna see whatever was posted. Maybe an issue because the embedding only works with http, not https?

Yes. It's why even though I embed for those on http, I also just post the link for those of us on https to block the bullshit this site was doing to my computer and phone a while back.

I stopped quoting post to see the embed link a long time ago. Now I just assume you didn't want me to see what you posted, and just keep it moving.
and I do appreciate the links "For BNM" that I have seen other threads in other parts of the forum.
Just because I didn't post in the thread didn't mean I might not have browsed though it a few times.

The superior fix would be up-to date forum software, something with modern features that takes the modern internet into consideration, but that may be too much to ask.
so getting a Dark Mode and maybe fixing the https imbed issue would be enough to quiet the need for anything new for years to come.
Title: Re: Can this site get a DARK MODE?
Post by: Khushrenada on December 29, 2018, 02:14:40 AM
Can you see this video?

Title: Re: Can this site get a DARK MODE?
Post by: Discord.RSS on December 29, 2018, 11:23:45 AM
Nope, here's what I see:
(https://i.imgur.com/ZA1tUGn.png)

And here's how I look up videos people post. Quote them, copy+paste link, cancel new post.
(https://i.imgur.com/EIQ2wqI.png)

(That's quite a jam btw)
Title: Re: Can this site get a DARK MODE?
Post by: UncleBob on December 29, 2018, 12:42:04 PM
What about this one?
















Title: Re: Can this site get a DARK MODE?
Post by: BlackNMild2k1 on December 30, 2018, 01:49:53 AM
nope.

if you don't post the link, or enable https we don't see the embedded video
Title: Re: Can this site get a DARK MODE?
Post by: Discord.RSS on December 30, 2018, 10:23:40 AM
He just punched the enter key a few times haha ;)
Title: Re: Can this site get a DARK MODE?
Post by: Khushrenada on December 30, 2018, 03:19:07 PM
While we're at it, can I place a request to fix Youtube embeds here? Right now they just don't show up (in Chrome) at all. You gotta quote the post and fetch the link from there if you wanna see whatever was posted. Maybe an issue because the embedding only works with http, not https?

Are you talking about Chrome on your phone? Because I use Chrome and the link / video shows up fine on my computer.
Title: Re: Can this site get a DARK MODE?
Post by: Discord.RSS on December 30, 2018, 03:42:54 PM
Are you talking about Chrome on your phone? Because I use Chrome and the link / video shows up fine on my computer.

Nope, desktop exclusively, that's where I took the screenshots above. It's the most recent official 64-bit vanilla Chrome build too, so it's not that either. It's not a massive problem I guess, but figured I'd jump atop the complaintrain while it was in the station.
Title: Re: Can this site get a DARK MODE?
Post by: UncleBob on December 30, 2018, 05:26:42 PM
He just punched the enter key a few times haha ;)

shhh....
Title: Re: Can this site get a DARK MODE?
Post by: pokepal148 on December 30, 2018, 11:55:18 PM
I just tested it on Chrome on my laptop and it's doing the same thing there.

Firefox is doing the same thing for me and Edge is displaying a white box.

Digging out the version of internet explorer that comes with windows 10 for some reason causes it to do the same as chrome and firefox but it also displays a notification saying that 'only secure content is displayed"
Title: Re: Can this site get a DARK MODE?
Post by: ShyGuy on January 29, 2019, 08:36:25 PM
This site could be upgraded, there are possibilities.

https://custom.simplemachines.org/
Title: Re: Can this site get a DARK MODE?
Post by: BlackNMild2k1 on February 21, 2019, 12:52:41 AM
I found a work around for Dark Mode on this site

https://darkreader.org/

automatically inverts the bright colors
Now NWR looks like this for me.
(https://i.imgur.com/qBOZgi3.png)

the logo at the borrom of the screen below where I'm posting looks terrible, but atleast the screen isn't so damn bright anymore.
Title: Re: Can this site get a DARK MODE?
Post by: Morningshark on February 26, 2019, 01:04:05 PM
Believe me, I've made this request aware on the staff haha.