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The Icons gallery a misused mêlée of art theft, unauthorized art reuse, mis-categorizations and under-representations. These troubles cannot be dealt with properly without most or all of the following concepts occurring or being heavily considered. Thus, this list has been compiled to be a checklist of sorts for administration.Removal Of Unused Or Expendable Icons TierseIcons
- We were under the assumption it had finally been removed, but the locked gallery is still present.mp3text
- All [unlikely] submissions, as with eIcons, would be relocated to Miscellaneous.Buddy Icons
- All submissions would be relocated Avatars> Messenger Display.Signature Banners
- Category moved under Designs & Interfaces
; Gallery description also needs expansion including strict rules about copyrighted image reuse.Relocation Of And The Creation Of New Icons TiersAvatars
Avatars> Messenger Display [AOL, Windows Live Messenger [msn], Trillian, et cetera]
Emoticons> ProjectsFile And Size Limitations
Bear in mind this only concerns the actual file, not preview.Avatars
Avatars> deviantART - .Gif, .Png, .Jpeg; .Zip, .Rar; 50*50 pixels maximum/minimum size.
Avatars> Messenger Display - .Gif, .Png, .Jpeg, .Zip, .Rar; 50*50 pixels to 100*100 pixels.
Avatars> Miscellaneous - .Gif, .Png, .Jpeg, .Zip, .Rar; 25*25 pixels to 150*150 pixelsCursors
.Ani, .Rar, .Zip; 32*32, any file over this limit [such as multiple cursors in one deviation that transcend this maximum value] automatically warrants the necessity of a preview image and archival file [.rar, zip.].Dock Icons
.Png, .Rar, .Zip; Preferably 128*128 or 256*256.Emoticons
.Gif, ,Png, .Zip, .Rar; Any emoticon submission over 100*100 pixels automatically warrants the use of a preview imageIconPackager
.Ip, .Iptheme, .Iconpackage, .Rar, .ZipOS Icons
*NIX - .Icon, .Png, .Rar, .Svg, .Tif(f), .Xpm, .Zip; 16*16, 32*32, 48*48, 72*72, 96*96, 128*128, 256*256
Mac OS - .Icns, .Dmg, .Png, .Sit; 16*16, 32*32, 48*48, 72*72, 96*96, 128*128, 256*256
Windows - .Ico, .Icl, .Png, .Rar, .Zip; 16*16, 32*32, 48*48, 72*72, 96*96, 128*128, 256*256New Gallery Director
Bring on another Gallery Director to manage Cursors, Dock Icons, OS Icons, & IconPackager; livius
manages Avatars, Emoticons, Miscellaneous. This particular division of galleries between directors isn't necessarily the rule, but would provide for both directors to equally shoulder Icons as a whole.Creation Of New And Replacement Of Outdated Gallery Icons
Avatars> Messenger Display
OS IconsRemoval Of Shadows On Gallery Browse Pages
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