[Libreoffice-ux-advise] [Bug 83527] SIDEBAR: Show sidebar button should be a different color

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Thu Apr 2 22:25:48 PDT 2015


--- Comment #20 from Tomaz Vajngerl <quikee at gmail.com> ---
(In reply to V Stuart Foote from comment #19)
> Great, so the "selected" mode is DE controlled?

I don't know exactly - I just used DrawSelection from vcl::Windows which was
already used before.

> OK, guess it could end up looking odd if too wide, since the handle sits
> within the 6px border.  But adding few more pixels to get a clean edge and
> well formed triangle should be fine.

I'll play with this a bit.

> From an aesthetics view, having just a single triangle in this flat view
> seems a bit off--and also is what Kingsoft has adopted. It points into the
> Sidebar deck when open, or pointing into the document canvas when closed to
> the edge. 

Actually, I used at Symphony. :)

> It might be more appealing to use four triangles, or maybe only two but
> place a square between them, just for something a bit more artistic.  
> And of course will need the inverse for the other position of the Show/Hide
> pair. And those assignments reverses when Sidebar is moved to dock left side.
> Assigned to you so there is no question.

I changed it to use 2 triangles, but I feel that anything more looks a little
bit full.

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