Tag Archives: CSS

Eclipse Dark Theme enhancement, Section titlebar can now be styled

Since the dark theme appeals more and more developers, it is even more important to deliver a great experience with it. One critical point concerning the dark theme were those bad looking gradient colors in the Section titlebars. For those, … Continue reading

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Styling of Eclipse table headers (without SWT support)

Just for reference, the PyDev developer Fabio Zadrozny just posted a nice snippet with allows you to style your SWT table headers via CSS (with your register the snippet as CSS property handler). See the comments in Liclipse released and … Continue reading

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Dark Eclipse ships with Eclipse Luna

We (the Eclipse platform team) added a dark theme contributed by Andrea Guarinoni to Eclipse Luna M6. Lots of people were asking for a default dark theme. Of course SWT CSS styling has some limitation but were are planning to … Continue reading

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New Eclipse 4 Chrome Theme – Eclipse 4 get even more beautiful

Checkout https://github.com/jeeeyul/eclipse-themes/ for a new Chrome theme. The update side is listed below and the main website describes the setup and the available customization. https://raw.github.com/jeeeyul/eclipse-themes/master/net.jeeeyul.eclipse.themes.updatesite/ I think this theme is a great example of an initiative of improving Eclipse 4 … Continue reading

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Eclipse 4 is beautiful – Create your own Eclipse 4 theme

In case you haven’t noted Roger Dudler from http://eclipsecolorthemes.org/ started to develop a dark theme for Eclipse 4. It already looks awesome. I assume it will be available soon. You may think, “woh, styling the Eclipse 4 IDE must be … Continue reading

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Eclipse 3.6 styling with CSS and the ThemeManager

Tom Schindl and Kai Tödter already blogged about the new Eclipse e4 ThemeManager. If you want to use the Eclipse ThemeManager and CSS Styling in Eclipse 3.6 you find an adjusted example “org.eclipse.e4.ui.examples.css.rcp” in the e4 repository. This example demonstrates … Continue reading

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Eclipse e4 New look and feel – A round the tab world

Eclipse e4 M4 has introduce a new look and feel for the tabs in the workbench. See Eclipse e4 M4 New and Noteworthy. Unfortunately the news and noteworthy document did not give information how to enable this feature. The e4 … Continue reading

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