Install Ubuntu 18.10 New Desktop Theme in Ubuntu 18.04

Ubuntu 18.10 Cosmic Cuttlefish is scheduled to be released today. Ubuntu 18.10 ships with new default Desktop theme called ‘Yaru’. Yaru, formerly known as Communitheme, is the theme that is shaped by the community on the Ubuntu hub. It contains: a GNOME Shell theme a GTK2 and GTK3 theme an icon & cursor theme, derived from the Suru icon theme. ...

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How to Change The Unity Dash Logo Icon in Ubuntu 16.04

Customize Unity Dash Icon

For better viewing, you can change the GTK and icon themes in Ubuntu Desktop. But most icon themes do not change the Dash icon in the Unity Launcher. Accurately, the Ubuntu logo (Unity Dash icon) is the launcher_bfb.png file located in /usr/share/unity/icons. Just replace this 128×128 pixels png file with a custom icon file will change the Dash icon at ...

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Remove Unity Launcher & Alt-Tab Switcher ‘Tile’ Background in Ubuntu

Alt Tab Switcher without background cube

For those who dislike the glossy square tile backgrounds in the Unity Launcher icons and Alt-Tab Switcher, Without changing GTK theme, there’s a simple script called unity-flatify-icons to “flatten Ubuntu Unity’s launcher icons”. The script does not flatten the application icons, it accurately removes the tile backgrounds for un-opened application icons, and for opened applications uses new flat style boxes. ...

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How to Install Faenza Icon Theme in Ubuntu 15.04

Faenza icon theme

This quick tutorial is going to show you how to install the popular Faenza Icons set in the next Ubuntu 15.04 Vivid Vervet. Two ways: you can select install the icon set from either the source tarball or a .deb binary created by developer. Install Faenza from source package Installing Faenza icon theme from its source tarball is quite easy ...

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