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  1. cimo95

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    WARNING !
    This tool is deprecated !
    Please use the latest TwiLight Menu++ instead :
    https://github.com/DS-Homebrew/TWiLightMenu/releases

    by using latest version, you no need this tool anymore.

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    Hello! it's my 6th thread, please correct me immediately if there's something wrong in this thread


    Sorry my english is terrible, i'll try my best to explain this tool :(

    {thank-list}
    @Robz8 : As TWiLight Menu++ creator. Thanks for allowing me to release this tool :bow:
    Aurelia Noumi : She made me think out of "X1 R5 G5 B5"
    @alexander1970 : this kind man always support me, whatever i want to make. I think most of you are been helped by him :grog:

    {detail}
    Title : SignaPic TWiT
    Type : Application
    Version : 0.1.0
    Status : Beta
    OS : Windows
    Arch. : All (x86 and x64)
    Size : 2196 KB (Normal) | 695 KB (Minified)

    {links}
    Note : these link will directly download the tool, this is not open source at this moment, hehe
    SignaPic TWiT (GBATemp)| SignaPic TWiT Minified (Github)

    {description}
    SignaPic TWiT is a simple tool to help you set your favorites image (JPG / BMP) as TWiLight Menu++ Top screen Wallpaper, with the following features :
    1. Multiple file processing
    2. Auto proportional resize for non 4:3 image
    3. Auto color detection for letterbox / pillarbox in Proportional resizer
    4. Update reminder if program detect a new update (obviously when internet connected)
    There's 2 version of SignaPic TWiT. Actually the differences only in size, the Minified is half smaller than the Normal one, if you download using metered connection, this Minified version is enough to help save it, but sometimes, Anti-virus often misunderstands, and detects this version as a virus (false-positive). Because the structure of the tool is no longer "neat".

    {known bugs}

    1. Image possibly is too bright so i still cant help to manage the brightest and darkest color, since it's still beta, there's still hope for stable update :)
    Please tell me when you find another bugs.
    If you will, for faster respond, you can mention me :)

    {tutorial : the simplest way}
    1. Run the application
    upload_2019-12-26_16-58-47.png

    2. Click "IMPORT" button, and select some images you want to use it as wallpaper on your TWiLight Menu++

    upload_2019-12-26_17-3-41.png

    3. Click "PROCEED" button and you can choose how the way images will be converted and saved, then click "EXPORT"
    Note : if you choose "Auto", better insert your SD Card first, then choose the SD Card drive letter

    upload_2019-12-26_17-6-22.png

    4. Wait for image(s) are being converted

    upload_2019-12-26_17-8-7.png

    4. The converted image will be weird, but for now, this is the best setting for TWiLight Menu++ to show the image normally

    upload_2019-12-26_17-11-54.png

    5. Now is the time to test the wallpaper

    upload_2019-12-26_17-13-9.png upload_2019-12-26_17-13-57.png

    5. Look better right? I'll keep working on this to get the best result :whip:
    {changelog}
    • version 0.1.0 :
      1. initial version
     
    Last edited by cimo95, Jan 1, 2021 - Reason: An update of TwiLight Menu++ made this tool unecessary anymore. And im happy with that <3
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  2. maorninja

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    Wait, top screen image still uses BMP? Welp, time to change that in my fork to use PNG
     
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    for real, you just know that TWL uses bitmap for top screen? then just do it, i would be very happy and the TWL users too knowing that their TWL could handle a 32bit image formats :(, that's the dream

    i thought that Robz8 would do the same if its possible.
     
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    I don't use that feature, as I don't use the DSi theme. I use the Acekard theme
     
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    oh thats make sense now.
    i just wonder if TWL could handle 32bit image
     
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    Hello.:)

    Thank you another handy Tool from you.:yaynds:

    I made a Picture a long Time ago for TWiLight and do not want more (very complicated without the matching Tool/Program...)
     
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    You're welcome sir :blush:, thanks for your big support as always :bow::bow:

    if you would, i you can share your TWiLight Menu++ which has a wallpaper made with this tool sir :grog:
     
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    thank you so much for making this app! this save me from waiting GIMP to load awfully long enough the first time i open it on my old laptop just to convert pictures for twilight menu
     
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    u're welcome, please enjoy the tool :lol:
     
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    Thanks! Under which license was it published? Can i port it to another systems (Linux, BSD, HelenOS) and arch (PPC, ARM and SPARC)?
     
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    but the script is too messed up, i still haven't time to tidy them :cry:
    but if you want to make your own its good, the more platforn supported the better the tool is :D

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    oh yes, im using delphi (gui pascal) , not c++ like most home brewer used here :sad:

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    idk about licenses tho sorry :unsure:
     
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    I'm not an "Delphi guy" but i can do it. Just put the code in the repository and I'll commit.
    I do recommend to use BSD, MIT or LGPL license, if you don't want to have problems with code.
     
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    oh, so that, if i have tidy my script i will notice you

    what problem may cause? if that serious, i should learn how to put license on each of my project :unsure:
     
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    Does this still work? I mean using custom pictures, not the tool itself.
    For some reason I can't get it to show mine, even though I had a working .bmp before ><
     
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    yes, and just wait a little bit for ver 12.0 of twilight menu++, and you will be able to use .png as wallpaper
     
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    I see, maybe I misconfigured something... I'll just wait then, thank you ^^
     
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    welcome :mellow:
     
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    This Is Still Working With The New TwilightMenu++? Because I Try It But The Photo Doesn't Show Up Or Maybe It Because The Photo Format (Use .jpg Format)? Pls Help (Btw,Are You Indonesian? Looks Like You Are) (Sorry For Bad English)
     
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    I havent test it yet (the latest twilight menu++), but according to what @maorninja said, he made his own fork which made any png images (or even JPG) are easily applicable directly on twilight menu++ ^_^ , so you dont have to do with this tool anymore ...

    Yes im indonesian, but because this is an international forum, i keep my best for english even mine is still worst compared with other

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    my SignaPic series including this tool has problem with non-standard compressed JPG images (like images obtained from Facebook, or WhatsApp),
    If this happen to you, you can always open the image using paint and save it as new JPG file, or converts all your JPG images you want to a new JPG images first, like using Format Factory or else. Then, you can use SignaPic TWiT to convert them for Twilight Menu++ ^_^
     
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    [/QUOTE]
    the pictures wont show up for me
     
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