Hello. Firstly I feel a bit mean making any criticism of this excellent software that you have made available free and which is enabling me to read fantastic comics that I could otherwise not afford to read. That said, my admiration and the inclusion in your software to suggest any improvement has encouraged me to get in contact.
My first question regards navigation. I am using Jomic on a Macbook and find that to use the arrow keys (on my keyboard) to navigate the pages requires me to press the function key and the arrow keys - is there any way that it could be made so that i don't need to press the function key or is this a limitation of macs? Using Preview I would just hit the arrow keys so I'm guessing it may be possible to do the same with Jomic which would, in my opinion, be an improvement.
My second suggestion regards the look of the interface. I work as an illustrator, cartoonist, and graphics man for a small production company so feel I have some qualification for criticising the icons for navigation etc in Jomic. They work fine and are rendered very smoothly but in my opinion they are a bit flashy for the applications' purpose. I would like to suggest the use of more simplistic icons then those used. I can well understand that this is just a matter of my opinion but the bevelled and gel like icons used seem out of keeping with the pen and ink work of most comics that would be viewed in jomic. If you are willing to entertain the idea of changing them - or better still offering a choice of interface skin so that people can make their own mind I would be happy to have a go at trying to offer alternative images for you.
I do hope this has not got on your nerves and let me thank you once again for your fantastic efforts in creating this software.
All the best,
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