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Device Tree Background dark grey after update




We are using PRTG for some time now and recently I updated our standard map, made some changes and added a few device tree (s) items.

Today after installing the update ( all device tree backgrounds are in the "dark theme grey" instead of white (or transparent?) as before. The map itself has a white background. That looks really bad. Unfortunately I couldn't find a setting to change it back to white.

Is there any way to change it?

Thanks in advance!

background dark maps theme

Created on Aug 31, 2018 10:23:07 AM

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Hello there,

This is due to a change that came with this version:
"You can now control the color mode of public maps via the security context of the map. The public map either uses the light theme or the dark theme depending on the user account that you choose in the map setting Security Context and Color Mode. The Color Mode that this user account has set in the account settings will apply to the public map."

So this means the user account that is currently configured in the map's "Settings" for "Security Context and Color Mode" is using the dark theme, which then applies to the map as well, at least when using the map's public link.

Kind regards,


Created on Sep 3, 2018 10:19:05 AM by  Erhard Mikulik [Paessler Support]



Hi Erhard!

Many thanks, now our map looks like before.

Keep up the great work!

Kind regards, BC

Created on Sep 3, 2018 11:33:33 AM



You're welcome, BC.

Created on Sep 3, 2018 6:27:51 PM by  Erhard Mikulik [Paessler Support]

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