3
votes
1answer
105 views

How do I change the color of desktop icon text

Gnome-shell's desktop is unusable with any light colored wallpaper as the icon names (also white) are unreadable. There doesn't seem to be anyway to change their color, changing various themes ...
6
votes
1answer
655 views

How can I conditionally change the nautilus background color?

I would like to have the nautilus background color different if the current folder is being managed by git (i.e., if there is a .git directory in it). Any ideas how to do that? Ideal solution would ...
1
vote
1answer
143 views

Is there any way to make Nautilus use different colors when showing list of files?

Is there any way to make Nautilus use different colors when showing list of files? Something similar to what ls does in console visually distinguishing archives, executable scripts etc?
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vote
0answers
337 views

Nautilus 3.4.2 want different colors for the pane with and without focus [closed]

I have Nautilus 3.4.2 on Ubuntu 12.04. I use the second pane via F3 all the time. However, there is no colour change when I change which pane has the focus. There is on Nautilus 2.30.1, ubuntu 10.4 ...
1
vote
0answers
163 views

How to change the color of file’s size under the file's name in Nautilus 3.2.1? [closed]

I want the color of file's size is different from that the name. How can I change it?
12
votes
2answers
8k views

How do I set the background color/pattern in a Nautilus window?

In Previous versions of Ubuntu, I used to go under the edit menu to set the background color of a Nautilus window. I have no idea how to do this in Ubuntu.
2
votes
0answers
211 views

Is there an app that can set color labels for individual files and folders? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can we have Mac like 'labels' on GNOME? Is there any app that could set label color for individual file/folder like in Mac OS X? Just something like this :
2
votes
1answer
734 views

The colors on videos I watch are messed up - quite badly

This one really has me stumped. Whenever I watch a video in Totem or VLC, the colors are completely messed up. Here is the preview of a video in Nautilus and what it looks like in Totem: Some other ...