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Gnome shell extensions disabled at every startup

I am currently running Ubuntu 14.04 LTS with GNOME 3.12 and encounter a problem with the Tweak Tool. Whenever I restart my machine all extension settings are getting set back do default, which is ...
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How to install custom shell theme using gnome-tweak-tool

I found similar posts, but those answers didn't solve my issue. I need to know can I install custom Shell-themes in ubuntu-gnome? If yes what are the best custo shell-themes and where can I get it? In ...
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Not able to install gnome-shell-extensions-user-theme

I am using GNOME 3.10.4 and I was trying to install gnome-shell-extension-user-theme but it is giving this error: E: Unable to locate package gnome-shell-extensions-user-theme I can not figure ...
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Why is Shell theme disabled in Gnome Tweak Tool?

In Gnome Tweak Tool, I'm unable to change the Shell theme: Hovering over the exclamation mark shows the following tool-tip: Shell user-theme extension not enabled. I'm using Ubuntu 14.10, and have ...
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gnome tweak tool clone error

Have issue in cloning gnome tweak tool. I am getting the below error. cp: cannot create regular file `m4/intltool.m4': No such file or directory intltoolize: cannot copy ...
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Gnome 14.04 no interface for file and terminal

i'm using ubntu gnome 14.04 for maybe 3 months it was performing great. this days i installed several Gnome Extensions i loved them and today i was using it like i used to and suddenly i found that ...
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Replace Light Locker with Gnome screensaver

There have been many issues reported concerning Light Locker. Sometimes the lock doesn't work, it locks by itself when not supposed to and many more. Bottom line is Light Locker's major issue is, it ...
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Capslock remapped with Tweak Tool. Keyboard shortcuts not working on Startup

I used the gnome-tweak-tool to remap my Capslock key as a super key. Shortcut keys involving the super key do not work upon system restart. (However my keyboard shortcuts under launchers for things ...
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Icon theme doesn't apply to Nautilus at all!

You can see that I have applied the 'Simple' icon theme in Gnome. I am using Ubuntu Gnome. And have download the tarball then extracted it into the /.icon before applying it through Gnome Tweak Tool. ...
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how can I edit my gtk themes?

I am pretty new with Ubuntu. I am using Ubuntu 14.04. I am interested in changing my themes and also change other interfaces such as Inkscape and Gimp and other software that I am using. What is the ...
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Gnome tweak tool is unable to disable caps lock

I just installed this because xmodmap keeps resetting and I need to use caps lock as backspace but selecting this option in gnome-tweak-tool gives me normal caps lock behaviour AND caps lock ...
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Some icons are missing

After updating to gnome-shell 3.12 some windows lost some icons, see below: Can someone tell me how to recover these icons?
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Live USB works on win, problems on mac

Soooo, I have a live usb, ubuntu 14.04 64-bit. I use it on pc's at school and on my intel mac at home with plop bootloader, using PlopKexec. I installed the live usb with unetbootin because the ubuntu ...
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Gnome Theme Tweaking

I'm making some tweaks to my desktop (Ubuntu 14.04 with Gnome-shell 3.9.90) and I want to get my title bar black. By title bar I mean the thing you double click on to maximize the window or drag it ...
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Window themes not getting applied

I downloaded Tweak Tool changing window theme doesn't change anything but changing from Appearance changes. Why is it so? Has the default theme directory changed from /usr/share/themes? Tweak tool ...
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change icons back to global theme

I changed some of my individual icons via rooted nautilus and selected my own different icons. But now I want to make them back to whatever my default global icon theme is. Is there anyway to make ...
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GNOME Tweak Tool

I have just installed GNOME Tweak Tool by typing this command in the terminal: sudo apt-get install gnome-tweak-tool After installing I have applied few tweaks but after rebooting my Ubuntu 13.10 ...
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Gnome 3.4 doesn't work correctly (Ubuntu 12.04 fresh install)

In this morning I have installed Ubuntu Gnome 12.04 . It was installed in my laptop and before. After I have modified a configuration file of a extension I pressed Alt+F2 , next I typed r and pressed ...
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Where to find the full text of “typing” options in gnome-tweak-tool

While trying to fiddle with my multi-language keyboard configuration broken by this bug, I stumbled again on this screen in gnome-tweak-tool, "typing" section: As you can see, option text is ...
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13.10: gnome-tweak-tool segfaults

I cannot start the gnome tweak tool; it quickly pops up its window, then dies. From a terminal this is what I get: $ gnome-tweak-tool WARNING : Shell not installed or running INFO : GSettings ...
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can't open advanced setting

hello every one I've just installed gnome-tweak-tool by using this code sudo apt-get install gnome-tweak-tool After installing the Advanced setting icon appear in applications menu and when I tray ...
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How to use GNOME tweak tool to get shell themes

So I'm trying to get custom shells and have tried using this as many people have recommended it. All I see in the Shell Extensions menu is "install shell extension" and when I click on the link user ...
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Problems while doing 'sudo apt-get upgrade'

I started facing this sudden issue a few days ago when I was once trying to 'update' and 'upgrade', something regarding corruption of package index files in the apt-repository and I've not been able ...
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Ubuntu-GNOME 13.10 title bar stuck [duplicate]

I installed compiz and ccsm to try and change something, but that didn't work. The minute I installed compiz, my title bars went orange, and no changing of themes will help them. Example: I've ...
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Disable Task Bar in Ubuntu Gnome 13.10

How do I disable the task bar in Ubuntu Gnome 13.10. I enabled it somehow using the Gnome Tweak Tool but now I can't find the button to toggle it again. I'm talking about the one which appears at the ...
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Help, broken Gsettings

I was trying to disable the global menu as per http://ubuntuhandbook.org/index.php/2013/07/disable-global-menu-on-ubuntu-13-10-saucy/#comment-8612, but while it didn't change anything, after running ...
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Ubuntu GNOME 13.10 cannot change window border theme

I installed Ubuntu Gnome 13.10 and when I change GTK theme using Gnome Tweak Tool, only theme of widgets changes, theme of Window border remains same. Can somebody help me to fix this issue ?
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changing the icon theme has no effect (13.04)

Using gnome-shell 3.6 on Ubuntu 13.04. I installed gnome-tweak-tool, and I can use it to change both the shell theme and the current theme (ie. window borders). However, changing the icon theme has ...
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Gnome-Shell, use the hot corner to display Application

I'm currently tweaking my new Gnome-Shell inside a VM before doing it on my current laptop and I would like to know how to display the application drawer when the mouse go on the hot corner instead of ...
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Difference between “Gtk+ theme” and “Current theme” entries in Gnome Tweak Tool

As you can see below, Adwaita is selected both as the Gtk+ theme, and the Current theme. What is the difference? Also, some themes are available as "current" and others as Gtk+ ones. Also, why do ...
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Problem with gnome-tweak-tool

When I run gnome-tweak-tool after installation,the terminal shows this: WARNING : Error detecting shell Traceback (most recent call last): File ...
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gnome-tweak-tool turned fonts into rectangles

I installed gnome-tweak-tool to replace the system fonts and add some fonts to /usr/local/share/fonts/truetype. Now, all bold fonts look like rectangles. How can I fix it? Screenshot here:
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Gnome tweak tool won't start with user themes in gnome-shell

Can't launch Gnome Tweak Tool when the User Themes extensions is enabled. When I tried from terminal, the output was: petr@sova:~$ gnome-tweak-tool (gnome-tweak-tool:6475): GLib-GIO-ERROR **: ...
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Default folder deleted - can not change back keybinding theme

I accidently removed Default folder from /usr/share/themes and now can not change the Keybindig theme back to default under advanced setting -> theme. Default option is simply gone, not there anymore. ...
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Ubuntu 12.10 + Gnome 3 = Keyboard Layout Indicator is not working!

I have two keyboard layouts, but keyboard layout indicator is only visible on login screen. After I login to system, I could not see it anymore! My problem is almost the same as following: Question ...
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Quantal (12.10) Gnome 3.7.1: User Shell extension not enabled

I just upgraded to Ubuntu 12.10 from the previous version. I have Gnome 3.7.1 (according to Synaptic packet manager) and Tweak Tools. I can't get User Shell Theme Extension enabled in Tweak Tools -- ...
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Crashes when using gnome tweak tool with Gnome 3.4.1

When i try to luch gnome-tweak-tool from terminal i get INFO : No translated schema for org.gnome.desktop.wm.preferences (domain: gsettings-desktop-schemas) ERROR : Could not find any typelib ...
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Gnome-tweak-tool not working on Ubuntu Gnome Remix 12.10 [closed]

I'm experiencing some problems with Ubuntu Gnome Remix 12.10 64 bits. My gnome-tweak-tool doesn't apply themes properly. For the GTK themes, I noted that they are not fully applied. For example, I ...
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How do I open GNOME Tweak Tool from the terminal?

I'm trying the live CD as I am a new user. From the terminal, I have installed gnome tweak tool. After I had installed it, I wasn't able to find any icon to open the program. When I opened Ubuntu ...
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Cannot install shell-themes using gnome-tweak-tool

How do I fix this? I will attempt to upload a screenshot of the problem. Notice there is an error like triangle near the shell themes and nothing is select-able. Also there are no shell extensions ...
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How do I compile and install gnome-tweak-tool from its git repository?

How I install the Gnome tweak tool from git://git.gnome.org/gnome-tweak-tool? I have install the Synaptic
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Installed Stuff & Cannot Right Click Desktop

I wanted to change the wallpaper for each of the workstations. After following some very simple instructions I was able to do so. Soon after, I discovered that I could not right click on my desktop. ...
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“Error detecting shell” when launching Gnome Tweak Tool

It was working before I started the process of installing Gnome. I've poked around on Google but can't find anything. If I log into Gnome the screen is massively zoomed in and I have to pan around the ...
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Gnome tweak tool not installing

I tried to install gnome-tweak tool but its says The following packages have unmet dependencies: gnome-tweak-tool: Depends: python (< 2.8) but 2.7.3-0ubuntu2 is to be installed what should i do ...
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Trouble installing gnome-shell-extensions-user-theme, dependency/PPA conflict?

I installed gnome tweak tool, and am trying to set up custom themes and whatnot. So, trying to install gnome-shell-extensions-user-theme. me@computer:~$ sudo apt-get install ...
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Why can't I install an extension?

I'm trying to install an extension via the GNOME Tweak Tool. However when I navigate to the extension directory and click "Open," nothing happens. The button is being pressed (the press event is ...
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Problems selecting Themes Using My Unity

This question may be subjective but I am having problems selecting GTK3 Themes using My Unity. Background Some GTK3 Theme installation instructions ask you place the extracted theme folder in ...
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What is the set of any font in Gnome-Tweak-Tool?

I know that: Default font-is just default Document font-for Documents Window title fonts is for titles. What the others are for? What is monospace font? I only know it's a font like any font. ...
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Theme tab in gnome-tweak-tool

Under 'Theme' tab in gnome tweak tool I have two different drop down menus: GTK+ and Shele theme. What is the difference between the two? And another question: I've just installed a new theme but now ...
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Gnome Tweak Tool editable via bash/python?

Is there a way to access the variables to edit via bash (or other libraries with bash or python)? Similar to how you can use 'gconftool-2' in bash to edit properties that would update them after ...