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Simplicity Lite - FREE Responsive Theme

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Change log

  • Framework Changes
    • Updated to Xenforo 2.1.8, merged all templates
    • Updated to Nulumia Framework 2.3.4 RC1
    • Numerous new codebase improvements
    • Renamed & reordered numerous properties within the [Nulumia] settings groups for better accessibility
    • The Structured Item Lists property group has been renamed to Discussion/thread list
  • Misc Improvements
    • Improved handling of block-link styling
    • Improved styling of data list tables
    • Added new "Flat style" setting to control how blocks and presented. By default, Xenforo uses inner padding for all block elements in a "container" style. This new setting allows blocks to be flattened and lose their container appearance, with no border, padding, or background. The flattened style will use a more floating appearance with inner content sitting over the body background. Useful for themes with minimal UI. (Available via the Blocks property group.)
    • Added new Footer Text properties to Basic Colors. (footerTextColor, footerTextColorDimmed, footerTextColorMuted, footerLinkColor, footerLinkHoverColor). Applied all properties within the Footer and [Nulumia] Advanced Footer groups
    • Added new Label Subtle property
    • Removed the "nl" prefix from several commonly used custom properties:
      • @xf-nlBlockHeadPaddingV -> @xf-blockHeadPaddingV
      • @xf-nlBlockHeadPaddingH -> @xf-blockHeadPaddingH
      • @xf-nlBlockFooterHeight -> @xf-blockFooterHeight
      • @xf-nlContentPadding-> @xf-contentPadding
    • Improved styling of all notice types
  • Header & Navigation
    • Added new theme hook location under_topbar_above_header to nulumia_themehook_macros
    • Added new properties to style links in the Staff bar
    • Fixed some bugs related to moving the Visitor Tabs placement to the top bar or logo row area
    • Improved the appearance of dropdown menus and spacing from their parent elements
  • Sidebar
    • Extended the sidebar properties to affect other sidebar locations, such as the Resource section and sidebars introduced by other addons
    • Improved spacing of elements within sidebar content rows
  • Forums & Node List
    • Improved appearance of the regular node list in all themes
    • Fixed a default Xenforo bug where last post author names would be clipped without using an ellipsis (...)
    • Fixed a bug where the node stats would not appear
    • Reactivated the alternating row colors setting for the node list
    • Improved contrast between hover & alternating row colors in all themes for better UI
    • Added new property to style the group of last post elements (author name, date etc)
  • Discussion List
    • Added new property to style Sticky items
  • Messages
    • Added new property to style mod-selected messages
    • Added new option to change the display of action/edit links within Messages: CTA button, primary button, or inline-links
    • Fixed some alignment issues with action/edit links and inline checkboxes
  • Member Profiles
    • Added new properties to style header labels, popup profiles and other elements
    • Usernames now always use Capitalized format. All uppercase usage has been removed from various themes
    • Changed the large user avatar on member profiles to a square format by default
  • Footer
    • Improved handling of width and inner spacing under various configurations, such as floating vs boxed layout, fixed vs fluid, etc
  • Addon Related
    • Updated custom templates for DragonByte Tech eCommerce
    • Misc improvements for Siropu Chat & Shoutbox

Release notes

To update your theme, please download the latest version at:

Upgrading From Last Previous Version:
  • XML import only

This is a significant update spanning several Xenforo versions worth of changes, bugfixes & feature improvements.

Check out the changelog for full details!