Special sections Info, Options and Generic

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Entries in the general sections Info, Options, Generic

Settings made here have effect in general as a rule. Please note that the existence of the Info section as well as the version entry there are mandatory, and that the Options and Generic sections have no fallback to the standard-skin (quasi mandatory too)!

Please note the new entries marked with `Valid since 10.5`


[Info]

The existence of the Info section containing the entry `Version = 3` or `Version = 2` is mandatory, otherwise Opera cannot identify the skin or cannot start correctly!

Here the complete [Info] section for a custom skin:

[Info]
Name = Your skin name
Author = Your name
Version = 3
Preview Image =


[Options]

There is no fallback to the Options-section of the standard-skin if you have no [Options] section in your custom skin!

The following additional entries are not in use, but valid as well:

Here the complete [Options] section, as well as the additional entries not in use:

[Options]
Transparency = 1
Dim Disabled Backgrounds = 0
Large Images = 0
Button Text Padding = 0
Inverted Pagebar Icons = 1
Fallback foreground = 1
Fallback background = 1


Full transparency = 0
Glow on hover = 1
Native skin = 0
Pagebar max button width = 150
Pagebar min button width = 150
PageCloseButtonOnTop = 0
PageCloseButtonOnLeft = 0
Center tabs = 0


[Generic]

There is no fallback to the Generic-section of the standard-skin if you have no [Generic] section in your custom skin!

The following additional entries are not in use, but valid as well:

The following additional entries are not in use, but valid as well; but the use of these text and text bg colors seems to be very complicated - I`m not able to find out the trick currently. In general these entries have to do with:

Bear in mind also, that all the entries have effect everywhere in Opera and/or in webpages:

Here the complete [Generic] section, as well as the additional entries not in use:

[Generic]
Line padding = 2

Draw focusrect = 1
Fieldset border color = #000000

Selected text color = #ff0000
Selected text bgcolor = #0000ff
Selected text color nofocus = #ffff00
Selected text bgcolor nofocus = #008000



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