You can customise the appearance of Minfos by selecting a visual theme based on Microsoft Office 2016 designs, and by selecting colours for the background and text of module windows.


Set your Minfos theme

From the Minfos Launch Pad:

  1. In the menu bar, select the Special tab, and select Utilities.

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    The Utilities module is displayed.
  2. Select the Theme icon, or alternatively, click the Config tab on the menu bar, and select 2. Themes.

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    The Themes dialog is displayed.

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  3. In the Visual Theme dropdown, select your preferred option for windows and dialog boxes.



    Note This will configure the colour of backgrounds, outlines, and title bars.

  4. In the Background frame, select your desired colours for the Window and Text.

    Note Window configures the background colour, and Text configures the footer text for the Launch Pad and modules.
    1. Click the dropdown menu.
    2. Select a colour in the dropdown, or click Other to see more options.

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      If you click Other, the Colours dialog is displayed.
      1. Select a colour in the Standard tab, or enter specific colour codes in the Custom tab, or use the eye dropper tool to choose a colour on your screen.

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      2. Click OK in the Colours dialog to select the colour.
  5. Click OK in the Themes dialog to save your changes.
  6. Close and restart Minfos to apply the changes.

 

Note You can change the colours back to the standard Minfos theme by selecting the Reset to Default button in the Themes dialog.

 

Examples

Visual themes

Different visual themes will affect the colour of dialog windows, including the outline and background.

Office 2016 Colourful

Office 2016 Dark Gray

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Office 2016 White

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Backgrounds

Default colours

White background and navy blue text