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How can I change the Eclipse tooltip background color from black to white? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to change tooltip background color in Unity? It's hard to read tooltips in Eclipse in Ubuntu 12.04; how can I change the colors? Before Ubuntu 12.04, it could be ...
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How to fix unreadable tooltips in Eclipse Helios?

This is what a function tooltip looks like for Eclipse CDT in Ubuntu 10.04 with the default theme: ! There's nothing in Eclipse's General > Appearance > Colors And Fonts preferences settings. Is ...
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How do I change system colors in Ubuntu 12.04? [duplicate]

I am looking to customize my system, making it look a little more pleasing to my eyes, and I know I have seen an article somewhere, but I can't seem to find it anymore, on how do I change the color of ...
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How to change desktop only font color?

My desktop font are not so legible with some background, so i want the old gnome behaviour. I managed to choose a custom desktop font following this answer, but i want to change color and possibly a ...
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How can I fix 12.10 Theme changes that make unreadable dialogs in Eclipse

Changes in window themes of something of the sort is causing the popup dialogs in Eclipse to have a very dark background. Then, since Eclipse uses hyperlinks in dialogs, I get blue on black, and it's ...
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How to change web browser's tab bar background color or image?

Running Precise. I am tweaking the ambiance theme to my taste. Yet I can't locate where I can modify the background color of the browser's tab bar (I suspect its value instruction to be somewhere in ...
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Gnome (or maybe unity?) ignoring gtkrc settings

This is related to the recurring "white on black tooltips" question. Until yesterday I was able to change tooltip colors (and fix UI element padding) using a specific gtkrc file for eclipse, as ...
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How do I change the color and font of PDF comments in Evince?

Evince now handles comments written in other pdf markup software (e.g. Adobe), which is very nice. Unfortunately, it chooses a yellow font on a white background that is almost impossible to read ...
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Where are theme settings stored?

I installed Ubuntu with several Desktop Environments, including Unity, KDE and LXDE. I am struggling to change the background tooltip color which is black and causes displaying problems in Eclipse. ...