Who wants optional background colors?

Discussion in 'iOS 7' started by Macalway, Sep 19, 2013.

  1. Macalway macrumors 65816

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    Or, to be more precise, just color, as white doesn't qualify.

    And while they are at it...have alternatives to the psychedelia. I'm a total freak, but have limits.
     
  2. fmalloy macrumors regular

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    Completely agree. Would love more customization. But, that's not Apple. It's their way or the highway. Any customization they graciously give you is done grudgingly.
     
  3. Macalway thread starter macrumors 65816

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    Not sure. They know this thing is weird. There's going to be concessions.
     
  4. GimmeSlack12 macrumors 603

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    Why not just make your own? Depending on your device just figure out what the resolution is, make a new file that size and put the color you want. I'll be happy to explain further if you're not totally sure the process of these steps.

    Email it to yourself or put it in Dropbox to upload to your device and voila!
     
  5. Lucille Carter macrumors 65816

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    I vote yes. I did find that I needed to turn the brightness down a notch and changed to BOLD text, that made a huge difference.

    I would like to see a palate that we could choose from.

    I can live with this and love 7 alot. I am beting that Apple will do some nice tweaks in the weeks/monhs to come.
     
  6. Macalway thread starter macrumors 65816

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    My hero :)

    But I don't even know you. Sounds.....personal :eek:
     
  7. GimmeSlack12 macrumors 603

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    See attached. This if for an iPad 3+. I call it "Polar Bear White".
     

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  8. fmalloy macrumors regular

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    Fine for wallpaper, but you can't make your own backgrounds for the blinding white apps (Calendar, Music, Notes...)

    Am I missing something?
     
  9. GimmeSlack12 macrumors 603

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    I thought we were only talking about wallpapers. OP doesn't mention anything about the background colors of apps do they?
     
  10. Carlanga macrumors 604

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    I think he/she meant app background colors, never mentioned wallpapers.
     

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