The latest testing version of popular cloud storage service Dropbox has introduced indicator applet support and, what will surely be music to icon-set makers ears’ everywhere â€” the ability to finally customize the dropbox tray icon!
Other fixes in the 0.8 series â€” codenamed Rainbow Shell â€” include improved startup time for large dropboxes, a new status UI that informs you of errors when files fail to upload/download and numerous stability fixes all across the board.
If you’re feeling eager you can test the latest version of Dropbox that features the new dropbox application indicator â€” by installing it from the source tarbells below.
To run dropbox extract the tarbell to your home folder, open a terminal and type: -
- nohup .dropbox-dist/dropbox &
To customize the icons simply change those in the ~./dropbox-dist/icons folder with appropriately designed ones.