-
 KDE-Apps.org Applications for the KDE-Desktop 
 GTK-Apps.org Applications using the GTK Toolkit 
 GnomeFiles.org Applications for GNOME 
 MeeGo-Central.org Applications for MeeGo 
 CLI-Apps.org Command Line Applications 
 Qt-Apps.org Free Qt Applications 
 Qt-Prop.org Proprietary Qt Applications 
 Maemo-Apps.org Applications for the Maemo Plattform 
 Java-Apps.org Free Java Applications 
 eyeOS-Apps.org Free eyeOS Applications 
 Wine-Apps.org Wine Applications 
 Server-Apps.org Server Applications 
 apps.ownCloud.com ownCloud Applications 
--
-
 KDE-Look.org Artwork for the KDE-Desktop 
 GNOME-Look.org Artwork for the GNOME-Desktop 
 Xfce-Look.org Artwork for the Xfce-Desktop 
 Box-Look.org Artwork for your Windowmanager 
 E17-Stuff.org Artwork for Enlightenment 
 Beryl-Themes.org Artwork for the Beryl Windowmanager 
 Compiz-Themes.org Artwork for the Compiz Windowmanager 
 EDE-Look.org Themes for your EDE Desktop 
--
-
 Debian-Art.org Stuff for Debian 
 Gentoo-Art.org Artwork for Gentoo Linux 
 SUSE-Art.org Artwork for openSUSE 
 Ubuntu-Art.org Artwork for Ubuntu 
 Kubuntu-Art.org Artwork for Kubuntu 
 LinuxMint-Art.org Artwork for Linux Mint 
 Arch-Stuff.org Art And Stuff for Arch Linux 
 Frugalware-Art.org Themes for Frugalware 
 Fedora-Art.org Artwork for Fedora Linux 
 Mandriva-Art.org Artwork for Mandriva Linux 
--
-
 KDE-Files.org Files for KDE Applications 
 OpenTemplate.org Documents for OpenOffice.org
 GIMPStuff.org Files for GIMP
 InkscapeStuff.org Files for Inkscape
 ScribusStuff.org Files for Scribus
 BlenderStuff.org Textures and Objects for Blender
 VLC-Addons.org Themes and Extensions for VLC
--
-
 KDE-Help.org Support for your KDE Desktop 
 GNOME-Help.org Support for your GNOME Desktop 
 Xfce-Help.org Support for your Xfce Desktop 
--
openDesktop.orgopenDesktop.org:   Applications   Artwork   Linux Distributions   Documents    LinuxDaily.com    Linux42.org    OpenSkillz.com   
 
Artwork
News
Groups
Knowledge
Events
Forum
People
Jobs
Register
Login



Sponsoring


-
- Content .- Fans  . 

KDE Spectra

  

KDE4 Brainstorm

Score 59%
KDE Spectra
zoom


KDE Spectra
zoom


KDE Spectra
zoom


Link:  http://
Downloads:  9622
Submitted:  May 22 2006
Updated:  May 25 2006

Description:

"KDE Spectra" is my idea of how the next generation KDE should look like.
I am introducing a new concept which I am calling as "Context Tool Bar".
I have also included an idea wherein selected files should have an "open-with-this-app" buttons. For example, mp3 or audio file icons can have the xmms or noatun icons on them when selected. Then just press the corresponding app's button to open that file with that app.
I have created the folder icon.
I hope you like it!




LicenseGPL
(KDE Spectra)
(KDE Spectra Menu 2.b)
(KDE Spectra Wallpaper)
(KDE Spectra Player)
(Krystal-Blue folder icon theme)
Send to a friend
Subscribe
Other  Artwork  from kapilzad
Report inappropriate content



goto page: prev   1  2  3  4 

-

 root

 
 by toonmuylkens on: May 23 2006
 
Score 50%

btw: running your desktop as root...seems like a bad idea.

One bug in one stupid application and some bad people get acces to the WHOLE system :-)

offcourse it is just a mockup...but still..


http://tuxer.tk
Reply to this

-

 Re: root

 
 by biomed on: May 24 2006
 
Score 50%

I'd like to point out that this was a mockup of a kde look and not of kde(or for that matter unix) security policies. I guess acute perception is what it takes for picking up miniscule (BUT IMPORTANT) details from such a lovely mock up.

As for the mockup itself, I think its a brilliant concept...


Reply to this

-

 Brainstorm

 
 by t1m2th5 on: May 23 2006
 
Score 50%

I like the total look of your idea, it would sure change the face of Konqueror and for the better I think. Keep up the good work.


Reply to this

-

 Bloat

 
 by 18volt on: May 24 2006
 
Score 50%

I hate to say it but its bloated, and definatly hack and slash of vista, just my opinion but my experiences with vista is not a good one I still enjoy doing most my work in the konsole, I like eye candy but there needs to be a middle ground with straight and to the point


Reply to this

-

 Re: Bloat

 
 by horseshoe on: May 24 2006
 
Score 50%
horseshoehorseshoe
-
Edward Haven 0

United States of America, Grass Valley
Last visit Feb 19 2009
0 Friends
0 Groups

More info
Send a message
Add as friend
Other contents
--

I could not have said it better! Not only is it visually bloated, but bloated with features and information, just looking at it to much is going on.


Reply to this

-

 awesome

 
 by oryxz on: May 24 2006
 
Score 50%

Well for me placing the information bar at upperscreen is better than place it at the side. For the folder that wrapped with blue thing, is better at mouse hover


Oryxz - KDE newbie
Reply to this

-

 Terribly Bloated

 
 by sangaho on: May 25 2006
 
Score 50%

Hi,

Thanks for putting your effort in designing a new konqueror style/concept. But to be honest with you, your design does not make anything easier for the user. As 18volt and horseshoe already said, it's bloated, there's simply too much available right away that you use on maybe every 1000th file you deal with. That's what we invented menus for, and to me it looks like you designed the menus to be a part of the konqueror window, which means that it resizes it whenever you open a menu. I personally would find that very annoying.
Secondly, amaroK or any other music player has nothing to do with a file manager. Why? Because putting it in Konqueror will show it with every instance you have, so if you have 10 konqi windows open, you have 10 music player controls open.. what a waste of space.

The only thing I like is the little search toolbar.


LinuKs. KDE. Kool.
Reply to this

-
.

 Too busy

 
 by marekw77 on: May 25 2006
 
Score 50%

I must agree with the other comments. First off, fantastic mockup work :)

Now, regarding the concept, the interface you're proposing is visually too busy for me. A GUI should make sense when you look at it... too many buttons and the users will easily get confused.

What is the meaning of clicking one of the "folder buttons" when you have a active selection of folders? Do we still have a context menu or does it go away? If we still have the context menu then why replicate the functionality? What happens if I want to define new actions, will this result in additional buttons under the folder? What if I have 10 such actions... the list goes on.

I personally like simple interfaces, intuitive, uncluttered. There is a tendency in KDE to swamp the user with options where frankly I end up using only a tiny fraciton of what is offered to me. Advanced options are still needed (which is what I like about KDE) but not by default. The concept may appeal to some and could be included, but please, not by default... I personally would want this to be turned off...
Therefore I'm afraid I need to give thumbs down for this idea.


Stage 1 Gentoo Linux user :)
Reply to this

goto page: prev   1  2  3  4 

Add commentBack






-

-
Do you like or dislike Ubuntu Unity?
 Yes, unity is alien technology!
 It is less confusing than Gnome 3 default, shell.
 Granny thinks it is much more usable than Gnome 2
 Canonical is embarrasing itself with this split project
 Gnome 3 default shell is much better
 I dislike Unity, Gnome 3 default shell is alien technology!
 None of the above, I like the 2Gb for free and Apple alike behavior. Will post a comment instead

resultmore




 
 
 Who we are
Contact
More about us
Frequently Asked Questions
Register
Twitter
Blog
Explore
Artwork
Jobs
Knowledge
Events
People
Updates on identi.ca
Updates on Twitter
Facebook App
Content RSS   
News RSS   
Discussion RSS   
Events RSS   

Participate
Groups
Forum
Add Artwork
Public API
About KDE-Look.org
Legal Notice
Spreadshirt Shop
CafePress Shop
Advertising
Sponsor us
Report Abuse
 

Copyright 2001-2014 KDE-Look.org Team  
All rights reserved. KDE-Look.org is not liable for any content or goods on this site.
All contributors are responsible for the lawfulness of their uploads.
KDE and K Desktop Environment are trademarks of KDE e.V.