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Set Application Icon

I'm building a QML application with the Ubuntu SDK. I've figured out how to add an application icon to the .desktop file, but I'm not sure where to add the window icon itself. I've seen code for ...
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422 views

Set Window Icon to Gtk Stock Icon in PyGtk

I am trying to add a Gtk stock icon to my window. Here is the code: #! /usr/bin/python from gi.repository import Gtk class MyWindow(Gtk.Window): def __init__(self): ...
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QML app icon not effective when called from app.setWindowIcon()

I've a Qt5/QML hybrid app built with Ubuntu Touch SDK. I'm trying to set the app icon for it, but without success. Code looks like this: int main(int argc, char *argv[]) { QApplication app(argc, ...
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votes
1answer
416 views

What are the design guidelines for appindicator icons?

I am creating a Unity AppIndicator using Python + PyGObject, but I wish for it's icon to be in standard Ubuntu style. Where can I find appropriate guidelines for using colours (or is it just ...
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vote
2answers
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How to package an application icon properly?

There is an blog article on ubuntu developer blog. http://developer.ubuntu.com/2012/02/how-to-prepare-a-compiled-application-for-ubuntu-software-center/ I followed all steps exactly. But the ...
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0answers
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Are USC applications allowed to install .desktop files?

Ubuntu's official site for developers says: Technical requirements: In order for your application to be distributed in the Software Centre it must: Be in one, self-contained directory when ...
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votes
0answers
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How do I get high resolution icons in Unity for my application without a .desktop file?

I am trying to fix a problem I found with a Java application. It has a too low res icon. After reading the source of it I modified it to have a bigger icon. SWT uses the gtk_window_set_icon() function ...
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vote
1answer
202 views

Dynamically change the application icon

The icon used for the app is in the .desktop file but is it possible to change this dynamically? You can change the count but not the icon. Is there an API for doing this like OS X?
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2answers
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Write application indicator with no icon

I wrote an application indicator that displays information about my monthly network consumption. I do not want it to have an icon next to the text I display. How do I write an application indicator ...
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vote
1answer
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Is the “User Accounts” icon listed in the Freedesktop Icon Naming Specification?

In the System Settings, there's an entry at the bottom called "User Accounts", and it has this icon: I've looked through the Freedesktop Icon Naming Specification, but I can't seem to find anything ...
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votes
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Why do the GNOME symbolic icons appear darker in a running application?

I'm creating an application that uses symbolic icons from the default theme. However, there are a few icons that I need that cannot be represented by those from the default theme, so I'm creating my ...
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votes
1answer
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Where are the different app icon sizes submitted through the app developer site used?

When I submit an application through the app developer process in MyApps, I'm asked to submit icons in different sizes: 128px, 64px, 32px, 16px. Where is each of these icon sizes used when my app ...
4
votes
1answer
263 views

Detect GTK theme change in runtime

I am using this code to set appropriate appindicator icon for my application. Basically I set separate mono dark/light icon for Ambiance and Radiance theme in order to integrate my app into Unity ...
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votes
1answer
758 views

PyGTK Application Icon Blurred in Unity

I have 128x128 icon referenced in main window glade file like <property name="icon">../media/my-icon.svg</property>. I tried, with both svg and png, but it is always very blurred in ...
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votes
2answers
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Software made with Quickly is missing an icon in the Dash

I am currently trying out Quickly create. When issuing quickly package it packages fine and I can install the deb. Only thing is, there is no icon in the dash for my program. How do I go about ...
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votes
4answers
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What icon does Unity use for an application?

I have a .deb package that installs application icons under the following locations: /usr/share/icons/hicolor/16x16/apps/ /usr/share/icons/hicolor/48x48/apps/ /usr/share/icons/hicolor/32x32/apps/ ...
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votes
3answers
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How do I get the names in my icon theme for use with pythons appindicator module?

How do I get the strings I can insert instead of 'gtk-execute'? #!/usr/bin/python import gobject import gtk import appindicator if __name__ == "__main__": ind = ...
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votes
1answer
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custom libindicator icon is not displayed

I want to change the statusicon of my own little reminder program. Currently I am using GTK.StatusIcon but I want to use a ApplicationIndicator. Therefore I created an own Icon and moved it to: ...