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Detailed Installation Instructions for Darkness.

Screenshots are based on BP-Brown and will be updated shortly, for now change ' style-BP-Brown-Parent-(DO-NOT-EDIT).xml'  with 'style-BP-Darkness-Parent-(DO-NOT-EDIT).xml

1: Upload the image directory "Darkness" to your server  "*your forums*/xenforo/styles/Darkness/

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2: Goto Administration page click the 'appearance tab'--> 'styles' and then on the right top click 'Import'

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3: Upload style-BP-Darkness-Parent-(DO-NOT-EDIT).xml (never edit this file as we will be installing child skins from this)

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4: To install the additional colors click 'add style' and choose the parent style as 'BP-Darkness-Parent-(DO-NOT-EDIT)' choose any name that you desire.

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5: Do step 4 for as many colors as you want installed.

6: To style the skins, click 'style properties' next to the skin name.

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7: Click on the group Darkness and you will see 8 new custom stylevars these configure the skin colors.

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8: There is a total of 8 new stylevars which changes the skins color with ease. (until I update the screenshots some the stylevars are different for Darkness)

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9: You can use the numbers in the above screenshot to see what section they style in the below screenshots.

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10) To change the darkness banner, you can either modify the existing banner.jpg in the /Darkness/xenforo image folder or by modifying the link in the new stylevar 'header color' located in the Darkness group.

Any issues please contact me.

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