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Right now, in ambiance theme, when i left click somewhere and move the mouse (while keeping it) the rectangle that is made in order to choose files is orange. I would like it to be fully transparent or, even better, to have only borders

*tag is not good, i couldn't think of anything else though

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Appearance/*your_current_theme*/Customize/Colors/Selected Items/Background. That will change the color. You can play around and reduce the saturation, but I'm not sure how you will get a transparent effect. In my example I changed the highlight color in Ambiance to blue, and saved it as a custom theme called Ambiance Blue. I think that some themes don't support some color changes. If you change a color and don't see a result, try a different theme.

theme color customization

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Thank you, i must have missed it :$ – Chriskin May 23 '11 at 12:14

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