Changing the background color in math menus

Stephan Witt st.witt at
Tue Mar 2 06:37:03 UTC 2021

Am 28.02.2021 um 08:40 schrieb Jürgen Spitzmüller <spitz at>:
> Am Samstag, dem 27.02.2021 um 22:26 +0000 schrieb Gilles Falquet:
>> Does anyone know if it's possible to modify the background color of the
>> math toolbars and menus? On my Mac, in dark appearance, the icons
>> appear in black on (very) dark grey, which is almost illegible.
>> Apparently it's not possible from the Preferences > Look & Feel >
>> Colors.
> In LyX 2.3.x, you'd need to provide modified icons (with black color
> changed to white).
> In LyX 2.4.x, this will work out of the box:
> Jürgen

… with current 2.4.x master it looks like this:


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