Figure 628. The Themes section.The Themes section lets you change the look of SONAR. Choose one of the themes that best suits your preferences.A UI theme only contains images and colors, and will not change SONAR features or behavior in any way. All UI elements retain their size and position when you switch UI themes.The Themes section contains the following settings:Select the desired UI theme from the Theme drop-down list. The options are as follows:
Tungsten. Uses a dark UI that was designed to prevent eye fatigue during long sessions.
Mercury. Uses the original light SONAR UI.Click OK or Apply to apply the selected UI theme.You can further customize themes by changing colors of various UI elements. For details, see Customization - Colors (Advanced).The Edit button is only available if the optional SONAR Theme Editor has been installed (see SONAR Theme Editor (Platinum only)). When clicked, the current theme is loaded in SONAR Theme Editor.
The information below the preview image shows the theme name, author, and a brief description of the selected theme.
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