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I don't like the monochromatic panel icons and want to get back the colourful icons I had when using 11.10 (blue with green tick for dropbox, blue network manager, yellow sun in weather indicator, etc). How can I do this? Is there a standard theme with colourful icons?

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Install myunity Install myunity.

You can change the icons and themes as below. Do go back to default theme and icon set. Click on Default Settings.

Note: While changing icons,first choose default settings. Otherwise icons may not change correctly

change themes

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Perfect -- using this to select Radiance theme and default icons gave me what I was looking for -- thanks! – Adina G May 1 '12 at 16:46

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