Metro Icon Generator

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Piers Offline
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I've set a website for Xperience1080 to generate Metro style icons, 2500+ available. This way the user can select any colour they wish and any size for the icons.

There's a section called 'Media Centre (XBMC)' which contains most of the popular icons such as BBC, 1Channel, 4oD, ABC iView, icefilms etc. I've recreated most of these logos by hand to make sure they are not distorted in any way. If you would like a logo adding please let me know below, if you can provide a 256x256 transparent PNG that would be even better.

Here are a few examples:

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Nice work!

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(2013-10-26 21:39)`Black Wrote:  Nice work!

Thanks Smile

I'm working on adding more logos - especially ones from all the addons available. But it's hard to find a high quality version and a lot of the addons don't have logos.

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Brilliant stuff, without your icons my mod wouldn't look anywhere near as cool...keep up the great work Big Grin
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Maybe we could integrate this directly into the skin in the future. So users could generate their icons from the "custom home item" dialog.

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Piers Offline
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Added further XBMC related images.

1Channel
4oD
ABC iView
Amazon Instant Video
Apple Trailers
BBC iPlayer
DailyMotion
Disney
ESPN
Facebook
Flickr
Freeview
Grooveshark
Hulu
IceFilms
IMDB
itv Player
Justin TV
Last.fm
Muzu TV
National Geographic
Netflix
NFL
NHL
Pandora
Picasa
Ruutu
Spotify
Squeezebox
Steam (with text)
Steam (logo only)
Trakt.tv
TV Tunes
UEFA
uTorrent
Vimeo
XBMC
YleAreena
YouTube (simple logo)

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Very cool! No Pseudotv Live? Tongue

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Piers Offline
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(2013-10-27 22:35)Lunatixz Wrote:  Very cool! No Pseudotv Live? Tongue

That's there as well, or it should be Tongue

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(2013-10-27 22:35)Lunatixz Wrote:  Very cool! No Pseudotv Live? Tongue

Both Pseudo TV and Live are there now, forgot to upload.

Here's an example in pink

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Can't wait to set it up...thanks

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Here's another example of customization you can achieve, we'll take the XBMC logo as an example. I've chosen entirely random colours and combinations.


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(This post was last modified: 2013-10-28 08:35 by Piers.)
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Great work mate !
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How does it work to contribute new icons?
A search option would be very useful...

Great work!
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(2013-10-29 14:24)Dakkar Wrote:  How does it work to contribute new icons?
A search option would be very useful...

Great work!

If you want new icons adding you just need to let me know. I want only high quality icons on there so won't allow user uploads unless it's on here first and I can see the icon/edit it before it goes to the site.

And the search function is coming, just not yet Tongue

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is there an easy way to take icons from this site and convert them to xperience1080 style?

Total XBMC spend so far: £76
Rpi (£24) + Pogoplug V2 (£15) + HD Star DVB-S2 (£29) + GPIO Ir (£3) + NOOBS 8GB SD (£5) = Cheap Media Center
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