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I have the cursor theme that I want, but how do I install it? Do I have to move it to a folder, then go to Ubuntu Tweak or MyUnity for example and choose it from there?


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What type of file is it? Are you running Unity? – Mitch Jul 29 '12 at 9:07
@Mitch In the folder I have a index.theme file and a folder called "cursors" with many "image/x-xcursor" files in it. And I am using unity but that shouldn’t matter. – jaorizabal Jul 29 '12 at 12:07

just copy your downloaded files to your .icons (ctrl+h to see it) folder located in your home directory. Create a folder then paste the index.theme, cursor.theme files and the folder of the cursors inside it. Use Ubuntu Tweak to choose it.

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Thanks that worked but the cursor only changes when I'm in an application. Not on the desktop, or the file manager, etc. How do I fix this? – jaorizabal Aug 5 '12 at 15:39

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