Adium ‘Paraphernalia’ message style
A simple theme with clean code and easy customization.
The theme has been released at Adium Xtras; note that the images provided here are different in order to avoid any copyright issues.
How do I install it?
If you have Adium installed, simply double-click the paraphernalia.AdiumMessageStyle file. If you don’t have Adium, this won’t be much use.
I don’t like the included backgrounds
It’s easy to put in your own:
- Right click → Show package contents for the .AdiumMessageStyle file (if
you’ve installed the theme, it’ll be at
~/Library/Application Support/Adium 2.0/Message Styles/)
- Put your image in the
- Go to the ‘Variants’ folder (
- Make a copy of one of the CSS files (edit the name to describe your new image)
- Edit the image name in the CSS file—be sure to leave in the
- Restart Adium
Areas for improvement
See comments at Adium Xtras listing.