1. Dehim Verveen's Avatar
    Hi, I'm new to this forum, but I think microsoft should add an option to change the font, font size and font colour on the tiles and add shadow to the letters and the icon on the tile itself. This is because this way you can make the tiles look more cool but also to make the letters and the icons more visible. The shadow option is especially nice when you use a custom background image. Let me know what you think about these ideas and maybe you can tell me some other customizing features you would like to see for the letters and icons on the tiles.

    ~Dehim
    05-10-2014 04:29 AM
  2. Himanshu Chowdhary's Avatar
    Hey welcome to WPCentral forums dehim
    You can post your suggestions here :- Feature Suggestions: Hot (51882 ideas) – Feature Suggestions for Windows Phone
    Dehim Verveen likes this.
    05-10-2014 06:28 AM
  3. Dehim Verveen's Avatar
    05-10-2014 06:55 AM
  4. Himanshu Chowdhary's Avatar
    I gave 3 votes to your great idea
    Dehim Verveen likes this.
    05-10-2014 07:05 AM
  5. Dehim Verveen's Avatar
    05-10-2014 09:38 AM
  6. Himanshu Chowdhary's Avatar
    Thx!
    Anytime my friend :)
    Dehim Verveen likes this.
    05-10-2014 09:52 AM
  7. Reebs Reebs's Avatar
    I was thinking about this idea as well. But mostly the color. Now the while color doesn't look good on a white background. It actually sucks. I think it would fit perfectly in the message they're trying to convey as you can make your cellphone truly yours.

    I don't care much about the font, but I am sure others do... Votes to you!
    Dehim Verveen likes this.
    05-11-2014 01:52 AM
  8. Ixia's Avatar
    +3 votes
    Dehim Verveen likes this.
    05-11-2014 02:09 AM
  9. Chris Sandiford's Avatar
    No thanks.
    That detracts from the minimalist design language of Metro.
    We aren't about Android.
    05-12-2014 10:41 AM
  10. Dehim Verveen's Avatar
    It doesn't have to be less minimalistic. Besides, this way everyone can customize their homescreen even more. You don't have to use this option. It's an option. That's what it is, it's optional.
    05-12-2014 01:31 PM
  11. pgkane's Avatar
    I gave your suggestion 3 votes. I believe having more options is good seeing how Microsoft is try to gain more WP marketshare.
    Dehim Verveen likes this.
    05-13-2014 12:13 PM
  12. Kram Sacul's Avatar
    No, no, no, no, and just no. Good luck.
    05-14-2014 07:22 PM
  13. Dehim Verveen's Avatar
    No, no, no, no, and just no.
    Why?
    05-15-2014 02:10 PM
  14. Kram Sacul's Avatar
    Because WP is all about the Segoe font and a specific design language Changing the font to something else would look wrong. This is why most of the WP-style launchers made for Android look like complete garbage.
    05-15-2014 04:08 PM
  15. rain620's Avatar
    The Metro/Modern UI completely ignores shadow and depth, so bringing it will make it inconsistent.
    05-15-2014 04:15 PM
  16. Glaucest Saturnio's Avatar
    NOO, why!?!?
    windows simplicity is good!!!

    See this:
    Settings with images, for better visualization:
    Settings with icons, like tiles. – Feature Suggestions for Windows Phone

    http://i.imgur.com/rGOz7kj.jpg
    http://i.imgur.com/RChFELw.jpg
    05-23-2014 12:21 AM

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