Design Preferences

Last updated 3 months ago

Design

Option

Explanation

System Appearance

This item is only available on macOS Mojave (10.14) and will match the macOS preference for Dark Mode. Additionally, the macOS "accent colour" will be used for various UI elements in Flume (eg. buttons, drop-down lists).

Dark

The user interface will use a darker background, with lighter text.

Light

The user interface will use a lighter background, with darker text.

Font Size

The font size preference can also be adjusted at any time in Flume via the keyboard shortcuts ⌘+ and ⌘-.

Option

Explanation

Default

Text elements will use the default font sizes as recommended by the macOS Human Interface Guidelines.

Larger

Increases the text sizes from the default by 1pt.

Largest

Increases the text sizes from the default by 2pt.

Always Show the Title Bar

Enables or disables showing the Flume title bar in Feed and Likes. When disabled, Show the menu is set to On Hover and Show media details is set to None, Flume will display content edge-to-edge with no visible chrome (default).

Show Post Details

Customizes the amount of details to show about media when in Column-View content areas (Feed, Likes and Profile.) See Feed for visual examples.

Option

Explanation

None

Does not display any additional information about posts (default).

All

Displays the author, location (if applicable), caption, timestamp, and buttons to like, comment, share and save the post. This option resembles the official Instagram application.

Compact

Displays the author, location (if applicable) and the posting date.

On Hover

Displays the author, location (if applicable) and posting date, overlaid on the post when the mouse hovers directly above. When the mouse exits, the details are hidden.