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    Forum Dark Themes

    People keep posting official announcements in a format that are "best viewed in" the light forum theme.

    Either:
    - Do it so the dark themes work properly
    - Remove all other themes

    'coz I'm sick of having to ask people to edit their posts to suppot the dark theme.

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    Many of the themes are unfortunately broken. Some result in oversized avatar photos, others don't show controls in edit post boxes, and a million other small formatting issues. If you prepare a post outside of forums in Windows and then paste it, it picks up both the CR and LF as a newline, resulting in double spacing between paragraphs.

    Having both dark and light themes and also allowing users to choose color is a bit crazy.

    But it's also not 2005; why do we even have dark themes? There's a reason they were almost universally eliminated across the web. They're hard to read. (Or else, the dark theme was made the only one available, or colors were disabled.)
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    I use the dark theme so I can have it open on my 2nd monitor alongside ss on the 1st monitor without being blinded by the light.

    The other main forum I use is ocuk, might be the biggest tech forum in the uk, and that has a dark theme which most people use. So I wouldn't say dark themes are gone at all, I'd say they're essential, so they should work properly.

    How about stopping ppl from changing text colour?

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    Use the pink theme man

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    k well I can play at that game too

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    fuck ignorant people and their eye searing white backgrounds

    how about instead actually using intelligent website design or even better not having fucking broken themes
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