SafarIcon 1.0

Discussion in 'New Mac Application Announcements' started by arn, Jan 19, 2003.

  1. arn
    macrumors god


    Staff Member

    Apr 9, 2001

    People seem to like it...

    SafarIcon allows you to change Safari's user interface by installing icons as well as other application resources such as nib files and localization files. SafarIcon comes bundled with a small set of high quality icon themes and more themes are available at the website. SafarIcon copies all graphical elements of Safari's user interface from its own themes into the Resources folder of and replaces the originals. The application previews the new icons in a simulated browser window. SafarIcon also gives you the option to install Aqua Pinstripe or Brush Metal appearances of both the browser and download windows.
  2. macrumors 68020


    Jan 6, 2002
    Buffy's bedroom
    VERY nice! I've got mine set to the Oahu theme with an Aqua look. A bit plasticy for me, I might try to make an OmniWeb set...
  3. Mal
    macrumors 603


    Jan 6, 2002
    Only problem is that sometimes some icons don't get switched. A few bug fixes and this will be the best application to go along with Safari I've seen.

    Just a comment here... Isn't it cool to see all the programs to add things to Safari already? I just did a search on VersionTracker and found 25 programs. Apple did the right thing by making this OpenSource. Yeah, Apple!!

  4. macrumors 6502a

    Aug 14, 2001
    Great idea. Easy to use. Now we just need some more themes!
  5. macrumors 6502

    Apr 29, 2002
    Portland, Maine
    This program is lovely! I simply switched it to a true graphite theme (which you can get by clicking the 'update themes' button under the preferences tab) and Safari feels like a finished product. It's amazing how much of a difference a change to a few visual elements makes. Very nice!
  6. macrumors 6502a


    Nov 27, 2002
    Second Floor
    Hey all: I'm not made outta money, but when a brothah writes a solid app like this, I say send da guy some aloha in the form of cash! NO, I don't know him. I just have a big heart for small ops like this who faithfully support the Mac. He's got a PayPal link on the app window--let's use it. Me first!


    Oh, and Arn, thanks for the heads up!
  7. macrumors 6502a


    Jul 10, 2001
    Torrance, Californizzel

    these guys move fast there is alot of apps for safari! thx for the heads up..

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