Linked by Andrew Youll on Wed 27th Jul 2005 16:58 UTC, submitted by Qwerty
Windows Microsoft has released some official screenshots of the just released beta 1 of Windows Vista, their upcoming Windows version. Microsoft has passed a major milestone with the release of its first full test version of Windows Vista, the next generation of its flagship operating system.
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It's ... dark
by on Wed 27th Jul 2005 17:07 UTC

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Way too dark. Hope they're going to lighten up the default theme before it ships.

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RE: It's ... dark
by Al2001 on Wed 27th Jul 2005 17:25 in reply to "It's ... dark"
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Well that's a matter of preference, it's not like it's rocket science to select a different theme anyway.

Personally I find dark high contrast themes easier on the eye.

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RE[2]: It's ... dark
by kellym on Wed 27th Jul 2005 17:32 in reply to "RE: It's ... dark"
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Operating systems should never even have the ability to theme them, It only creates even more inconsistancies. But then, the UI should be well-designed from the start too, so its a catch 22.

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