I want to know is there any theme available make it Ubuntu look like Windows 7 ?
Win7 theme for ubuntu versions prior to 11.10
Installing the Win7 Theme
This will download a script file that will be used later to tell your computer what files to download to complete the Win7 theme packages install. Once finished, a window will tell you that the installation will start now so just press OK.
Press OK, then back in the terminal enter:
This command will setup Win7 theme and your computer will start transforming into windows style immediately. Wait for a few seconds and you will see a window asking you to logout so logout and log in again.
win7 theme in 11.10
what is not possible...
The Gnome-2 Win7 theme used two key capabilities that (as yet) have not been ported to Gnome-3.
Without these - as you can see, the desktop is a cross between Windows 7 (aero-like) theme with WinXP type panel & menu.
We need some prerequisites.
cd ~/Downloads wget http://web.lib.sun.ac.za/ubuntu/files/help/theme/gnome/win7.tar.gz tar -zxvf win7.tar.gz cd win7
Finally logout and login.
Note - if the emerald decorator is not the glassy appearance you would expect then compiz is not running. Either run
How To Make Ubuntu 12.10/12.04/11.10 Look Like Windows 7
This theme pack is compatible with both Unity and Gnome Shell 3.4.
How to Install
Open the terminal under Ubuntu 12.10/12.04/11.10 and install the theme and icons of Windows 7 with these commands:
To enable the Windows 7 theme and icons, run the following commands:
If you want to move the align window buttons (minimize, close, and maximize) to the right top of the window, you can simply run this command:
" Thats it
The system in the picture is ubuntu 12.04. I have used another icon theme, because i didn't want to use the microsoft icons
I modified a normal gnome3 fallback session sricpt.
The panel is avant window navigator with gnomenu and dockbarx. (Requires some MATE components to run stable)
The gtk3 theme is stable but doesn't look exactly like the gtk2 theme. I don't know why my answer was deleted,'cause the gtk3 theme is really close to the gtk2 one, even if it isn't 100% the same
Is the link for the theme for ubuntu -12.04 .
For ubuntu 12.10 please use as gtk3 theme: http://sourceforge.net/projects/blue7themeforub/
avant window navigator is not int the ubuntu 12.10 repositry. Please try cinnamon.
This article shows you how to make your Ubuntu look like Windows 7.
The following is how the transformation process should look like when you follow the steps in the article to make your Ubuntu look like Windows 7.
Have you tried http://gnome-look.org/content/show.php/Win2-7+Pack?content=113264 ? that tutorial you are looking at looks like its for gnome but ubuntu 11.10 has unity desktop on it you can install gnome
then logout and in the session menu select GNOME (Classic) then you should be able to use most of the tutorial
although kde looks a lot more like windows 7
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