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Import the login theme from 11.10 to 11.04?

How do I import the default log in theme from ubuntu 11.10 to ubuntu 11.04? I want to do this due to low functionality of 11.10, but the looks still attract me. If there is anyway to do that, I'd like ...
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2answers
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How to make a custom boot-up splash animation

I just found some cool boot-up video and audio file, and I want to make a custom boot-up animation in Ubuntu 11.04. Any suggestions?
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1answer
601 views

How to make dropdown menus have shadow?

When I right-click on desktop, there's no shadow of menu. How can I make all dropdown menus have shadow?
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1answer
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How to increase text size?

the option at the login screen indeed makes the text bigger and easier to read but it only seem to be in effect for the login screen. When I login to the desktop, everything is back to normal size. Is ...
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5answers
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How to change the purple background color in grub?

How to do this manually, not installing any tools?
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1answer
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What SSD support changes are there in 11.04?

For Ubuntu 10.10 I put together a list of optimizations and configuration options that needed tweaking for optimum SSD support: https://wiki.ubuntu.com/MagicFab/SSDchecklist I am wondering what has ...
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2answers
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How to add packages to Ubuntu 11.04 Install DVD?

How can I add packages to the original Ubuntu install DVD. I'm studing Math at university so after installing Ubuntu on my PC I downloaded math packages from the Ubuntu repositories and I try to add ...
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2answers
455 views

Complete 11.04 desktop customization guide

Are there any comprehensive desktop customization guide for 11.04 for novices like me? Thanks in advance.
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2answers
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How do I enlarge the mouse pointer/cursor?

In Ubuntu 10.10 I could enlarge the mouse pointer. In Ubuntu 11.04 I cannot find the option.
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881 views

How can I make the window buttons in the panel match the window buttons in the window decorations?

When the Ambiance GTK theme is selected in Applications ▸ Appearance ▸ Customize ▸ Controls, the window buttons in the panel match the window buttons of the Ambiance Metacity theme's window ...