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Web client wastes tons of vertical space with two-line format

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Web client wastes tons of vertical space with two-line format

Postby kbulgrien » Thu Dec 09, 2021 6:07 pm

While changing PCs I've come to realize that Zimbra Desktop has been EOL for a while. Though it occasionally (rarely) burped and had to be restarted, I very much liked it.

I've opened the Web Client, and I HATE its gratuitous waste of screen real estate. Does anyone know how to change the display format to one-line per e-mail thread like Zimbra Desktop did? I've looked around but don't see anything obvious. I guess I'll walk through the multitude of themes. The two-line format is NOT awesome.

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Re: Web client wastes tons of vertical space with two-line format

Postby JDunphy » Thu Dec 09, 2021 11:19 pm

I may not be understanding what you are saying but the theme I use (hotrod) didn't work for my linux workstation with firefox because there was too much spacing. I did this:

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mail:~/Zimbra/patch-scripts:46> cat fix-skins.sh

PATH=/usr/bin:/bin:/sbin:/usr/sbin:/usr/local/bin:$PATH export PATH

# Note: needs to be run as root


# Only add if not present
grep "JAD" $theme > /dev/null 2>&1
if [ $? -ne 0 ]; then
su zimbra -c 'echo "
# Actual line-to-line spacing is 2px more than this
ListItemHeight = height:16px;
TreeItemHeight = height:16px;" ' >> $theme

su - zimbra -c "/opt/zimbra/bin/zmprov flushCache skin"

exit 0

I have to do this sometimes after updates and upgrades of course. We didn't see this spacing problem with other platforms but perhaps this gives you an idea of a workaround if this is the spacing problem you are talking about.


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Re: Web client wastes tons of vertical space with two-line format

Postby L. Mark Stone » Mon Dec 13, 2021 1:57 pm

If you really want to go very deep indeed down the Themes rabbit hole in the Classic web UI, this link is for you:


Hope that helps,
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