RELEASE v6.10.0: Enhanced Theme Builder: backgrounds, transparency, gradients! + Minor touches / fixes
Deployed August 15, 2019 - 1000h Pacific Time
Make your Panels prettier using the enhanced Theme Builder!
Visit the My Themes page to Build (+) a new Theme from scratch or a copy of an existing Theme; or to come back and edit your Themes.
Changes (may be updated):
- Theme Builder:
- Color Picker now is a an RGB color wheel with hue and transparency/opacity adjustment.
- Transparency / Opacity for Tile backgrounds and content.
- Gradients for Panel background and Tile background.
- Blur and Opacity options for Panel background image (wallpaper) and Tile background images.
- Background (wallpaper) images. Choose from a selection of included stock images or use a URL to an image (such as from a wallpaper or photo gallery site).
- Tile background image.
- Tile border color and width.
- Panel and Tile backgrounds have 3 layers: color, image and gradient.
Each layer is configured independently and each preference is optional.
- Panel color (optional), defaults to black.
- Panel background image (optional) can be selected from the provided gallery of stock images, loaded from URL or custom CSS property. This layer has preferences for image blur filter and opacity.
- Panel gradient (optional) is applied on top of background image. It can be a selected from one of the preset values or loaded from a custom CSS property.
- Tile backgrounds work the same way as Panel backgrounds.
- New per Tile Styles (in Panel Builder / Tile Settings for each Tile):
- Icon Animations: breathe, blink, bounce, nudge, pulse, shake, spin, spin fast, vibrate.
- Icon Effects: glow, fade (fade is the default for the Normal Intention in all Themes).
- Clock Tile: Option to hide AM/PM indicator.
- Media Tile implementation change. Should help if media streams are unstable or freeze when zooming.
- PIN Code can be entered using keyboard keys.
- Smart Home Monitor (Classic) and Garage Door Tile: Added the option to select custom icons and Tile Intents.
- Some Thermostat Tile changes (more coming).
- Consolidated Panel Preferences and Tile Preferences pages.
We will update various open "Bug & Idea Topics" soon if their status has been affected.
Over time, we will post "Tips" in our Knowledge Base, Forum, and Social Media.
...Terry & Alex.
Customer support service by UserEcho