"Styled+ for Firefox Browser"
plus and extra features all in a modern/flat/dark or classic/docked/original Style (unique by request) Fasten your seat belt and open the Main Panel > launch one of the Styles Series > apply the new Style+ (then you can go on using the other options)
From version 1.1 the app comes with more plus useful features and the new main interface panel ... you can even customize the color of the main panel, seven colors are just one click away moreover with the button "color" you can open the standard Windows Color dialog box and choose any color on the fly
the " DOCK STYLES Series "
(3 Styles are animated)
4 Styles: "Neon", "PhotonDark", "PhotonNeon", "DockWood" - The animated tabbar / navbar on top are AnimatedPngs (only Firefox supports the Apng image format)
- the transparency below the
dock makes consistent the dock
bottom , right there the Personal Toolbar will find place and will appear
on hover, in the same place you will see the extended link
of every single tab when hovering on that tab
the " DARK STYLES Series "
3 Styles: "DarkSide", "Darkmodern", "DarkOrange - flat, square and compact design, here is missing the automatic Wallpaper customization because the style should remain dark but then you can always use the "Desktop Wall" and "Inside Wall" Plus Features
the new " AERO STYLES Series "
2 Styles: "AeroClearDarked", "AeroClearOrange" - the PersonalToolbar when enabled is moved to the top and hidden, your bookmarks will be shown on hover. The picked desktop wallpaper is automatically layered with a 33% grayscale filter (AeroClearDarked ) or 15% (AeroClearOrange) then you can open the "grayscale filters panel" to change the filter to 50% \ 66% \ 00%
the "Normal Themes+" panel is now embedded in the Styled+ main folder
You can even simply enhance your browsing experience switching to the official theme design. Just choose
one of the following schemes:
Metal DARK (background&scrollbars) + WHITE (text&icons)
Metal MOKA (background&scrollbars)
+ MOCCASIN (text&icons)
Metal LIGHT (background&scrollbars) + BLACK (text&icons)
then you can always set the background image using the Plus Features:
"Desktop Wall" and "Inside Wall" (see below)
but not only classic\modern Customization ...
thanks to a completely new interactive feature the Style+ will pick your desktop wallpaper and will automatically apply the image to the PersonalToolbar, NavigationBar, TabsToolbar, Menubar with a clear not blurry aero effect, using the special sub-panel you can also apply a gray-scale filter (00-15-33-50-66%) - every time you change the desktop wallpaper you can update the pick&wear feature: open the "Desktop Wallpaper" Options Panel, if you used the Windows procedure check the option Windows-set, if you used the Firefox internal rightclick menu: "Set as Desktop Background" check the option Firefox-set (the image will be resized as needed) , you can also un-wear the image checking the Unset option, just click again the same button to toggle and set again the same image -
alternatively you can manually set the image apart from the desktop wallpaper choosing any single jpg/jpeg/ png/bmp: first ckeck the "Browse for Image" option and click
the button directly pointing to your system pictures folder: just select the image using the sendTo menu > "Styled+ BoX" added during the setup, then in the Options Panel click the "Set InWall" button, (if needed the image will be resized
you can always toggle to Unset or Set
again the same image, finally you can also set the same image as desktop wallpaper: the all way round of the DeskWall feature -
during the setup a copy of the chrome folder (if any) will be saved in the "Backups\FirstRun" folder: you can restore the same chrome folder with just 2 mouse clicks + whenever you want you can save the changes on the fly: the new backup of the chrome folder will be saved in a separated subfolder (the attached date & time prevents to overwrite) + reset the normal theme always with 2 mouse clicks, all can be managed from the Backups Options Panel -
- keep the sidebar always activated: you will see a mini rectangle at the top left\right content side, just hover on it and the full sidebar will appear but will minimize again on clicking\opening the link or on focus lost
- every tab presents the "unified buttons" feature: the loading icon + the site icon + the close button are in the same place on the right side of the tabs, the UnifiedButton is always visible you can close any unselected tab without select it, useful with many tabs the minimum width of the selected tab is set to 130px - the text in the menus is positioned in the center and on hover\ activate will be moved to the left
- the PersonalToolbar is almost transparent and appears on mouseover, the buttons of the sites direct link have the icons on the right side (pointer cursor), the folders buttons have no icons (default cursor ) -
and even more local Privacy ...
the "Stealth Mode" feature gives a boost to your Privacy on
place (around the desktop station): when you move the cursor out of the
browsing space the sites content will turn almost black (90%) in 10
seconds (and definitively will
remove the white flash when page loads and when you move between tabs
already opened) - the stealth mode is now embedded in all the Styles+, by default
the stealth content is set to "active", you can not only toggle the feature but also open the sub-panel and edit the alpha parameter with the transition delay or you can even edit manually the delay as long as you like !
and the "Style Manager" is the must to use especially for the expert users !
just like an expert you can UnSet \ Set any block of rules moreover clicking the "
> " buttons you can open the subpanels of "Tabs" and "Style Core" and
the specific folder of the "images" and with the button "Control" you can see the setting in use and the changes applied (the list will be updated in real time) when finished click the button "apply the changes" then launch Firefox with your usual shortcut -
- by default the Body of 15 popular websites are customized with the same Deskwall \ Inwall image, just use the button: "_ site wall _ click to edit the list" and select (or delete) all the domains and the specific urls you prefer then save and close the document -
The new Scrollbars panel is the last Special Feature added to Styled+ for Firefox Browser
More than Plus ! the Extra
( the Extra features are not depending on the chrome folder resources )
"Commands + Sounds" Extra feature with the standalone floating Minibars
Click on the colored triangle to show\expand the Floating MiniBar (click on the dark triangle to hide again) You have 2 options Horizontal or Vertical in 3 variations: I ) Sounds and SplashScreen - II ) Sounds without SplashScreen - III ) no Sounds no SpashScreen - the "gong" sound (length 12 secs) is the default but you can always use your mp3 files - your Music library and the "Archive" folder (the mp3 already used) are just 1 click away - rightclick the mp3 file and check the sendTo menu: "Styled+ BoX" then click the "Set StartSound" \"Set CloseSound" \"Set RestartSound" button. The "Start" and "Restart" timer default is set at 20 secs (you can also choose between 10\ 30\ 60) instead "Close" is 8 secs fixed. - Yes the "Restart" button (Blue) is back again !
- 4 new buttons: (Violet)
"minimize" = will
minimize all the opened windows and also will hide\cover all the desktop icons and the taskbar, have a break with your desktop wallpaper in foreground then use the "Esc" key to go back to the working desktop - (Green)
"Maximize" Firefox - (Gray)
= "Restore" to the not-maximized window - the button (+)
= launch the Styled+ MainPanel -
Move the MiniBar wherever you like you can even move the MiniBar on the Firefox window, the position will be memorized
(also after the next system startup) - the Floating MiniBar is never topmost to regain focus
just click the logo or the taskbar icon -
Now in the Main folder
of Styled+ free version you will find the bonus "CommandsBar" with the new Firefox Browser Logo animated !
"Icons + Gadgets"
Extra feature: the final complete customization !
customize your Firefox desktop icon (9 icons ! as usual you can also pin the link to the taskbar) + 9 desktop gadgets (5 are animated !!) . Using the "+ Custom Icons" panel you can also browse and set up to 3 of your personal icons - rightclick the icon file and check the sendTo menu: "Styled+BoX"
then click the "Set Custom 1 \ 2 \3 .ico
buttons (if needed you can clear the icon cache in 1 click without a system logoff)
Now in the Main folder of Styled+ free version you will find the bonus "DesktopGadget" new logo animated !
Styled+ for Firefox Browser is for real the new app I was dreaming of ...
With the "freemium" app you
can apply the 9 Styles and the 7 Plus features without any restriction the 2 Extra features are only available with the Final version
- the titlebar buttons (minimize, Maximize/Restore, Close) are not displayed instead you can use the "floating Minibar" just open the Commands+Sounds extra panel and choose the vertical or the horizontal minibar with or without sounds, or check > https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/user/nanpuyue/ ( add single buttons to the toolbar)
The Styles+ will keep the color of the toolbar buttons theme check my themes in the Firefox gallery for some crispy colors : > https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/user/frankelll
Run the setup and click "Yes" on the window notification: the Publisher Unknown message is a Microsoft default when the UserAccountControl is set to a high level
and it's missing the payed Signed Certificate
To apply and change the Style is a
simple one time operation:
Firefox will start with the Style
applied and the next time you can start Firefox using your usual
the new Style also between reboots
From version 7 the app will be updated following the version numbers of the latest Firefox stable release
: : Last Updated 24 July 2021 - version 9.0 : :
The main last changes and fixes (the full history would be
way tooooooo long )
Fixes for the new Proton design: Pinned Tabs - Unified buttons - Tab text centered -- New installing procedure: now you can choose between 3 options the very simple Quick_Setup, the visual Manual_Setup and the very precise Guided_Setup -- Minimize button added: hide all the desktop icons and the taskbar (using the desktop wallpaper image in foreground)
-- DeskWall InWall added: "GrayScale Filters Panel" fixed: filters size
-- DeskWall Firefox-set fixed: the image will be stretched
to the same size of the desktop screen -- InWall: added the option "set the same image as desktop background" -- Style Manager Sidebar: added the option to choose the right or left position -- Floating Minibar commands: added the buttons: "Maximize" and "Restore"
the Firefox window and also: "Show" and "Hide" the minibar -- fixes for the new urlbar megabar -- Known issues: the menubar position ?