This is the re-uploaded version of "How to Skin foobar2000 Part 2" projects. All credits belongs to slowboyfast (the original poster).
Read other parts:!Markkoenig (https://www.deviantart.com/markkoenig) Part 1 - Basics:iconslowboyfast: Part 2 - Composition & Graphics:iconflipout69: Part 3 - Panel Switchers:iconflipout69: Part 4 - Avoiding truncated Panels
:iconflipout69: Part 5 - Elements Relative Position and Size
Composition & Graphics
In this part, you'll learn the basics of foobar graphic coding. You may think "graphic coding" sounds like something serious and hard, but once you've learned it, it'll be as easy as writing a DA Journal.
This part will focus
This is the re-uploaded version of "How to Skin foobar2000 Part 1" projects. All credits belongs to Markkoenig (the original poster).
I've been asked to write a tutorial on skinning foobar2000, because many f2k users encounter difficulties modifying skins or simply using them. I'm not an expert on the subject, I've started by installing a few skins and trying to understand how that worked ; I still think it's the best way to get a good handle on it, though a long and sometimes frustrating way. I invite you to try and see by yourself, to keep in mind that errors come all along and to share any advice, question, difficulty or anything
Read other parts:Part 1 - BasicsPart 2 - Composition & GraphicsPart 3 - Creating Panel SwitchersPart 4 - Avoiding Truncated PanelsPart 5 - Elements Relative Position and Size
Elements Relative Position and Size
If you already using my Jam, you can easily see on Collection interface that album browser (center panel) starts from 3 columns on default size (1200px x 600px)
and goes up to 7 columns on 1920px x 1080px. Also the ELPlaylist (right panel) goes from 373px (1200px x 600x) to 493px (1920px x 1080px).
With this tutorial you can also use codes to distribute additional width and height of your current window size to your liking.