A tool to customize advanced GNOME 3 options.

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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 13.04 misssing resolution

My Ubuntu 13.04 installation has only 2 options for its resolution 640x480 800x600 after the check with command xrandr in the terminal xrandr: Failed to get size of gamma for output default ...
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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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Gnome Tweak Tool completely not working

I Booted my computer up today and found that my gnome shell theme was gone, along with all my extensions and gtk window themes. I opened up tweak tool, and sure enough they were all disabled, but ...
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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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After installing gconf-editor, tweak tool doesn't work

I used Tweak Tool to personalize Gnome 3.6 but recently I've installed Maximus and Gconf-editor and the tweak tool won't work anymore. Any ideas?
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how can i move or arrange gnome shell extensions in the top bar?

http://i.stack.imgur.com/BAuaU.png my question regards the icons in the top right corner gpaste system monitor transmission indicator etc how can i arrange them in my own order, i want all the ...
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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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How do I get Advanced Settings to launch after installing the user-themes extention?

After installing the user-themes extension (using the GNOME extensions web site) on Ubuntu 12.04, Advanced Settings won't launch. When I run it in the terminal, I get this error: ...
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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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Why does Installing gnome-tweak-tool pull gnome-shell and its dependencies?

I am trying to install gnome-tweak-tool in ubuntu 12.04 but it pulls gnome-shell and all its dependencies how do I fix this? $ sudo apt-get install gnome-tweak-tool Reading package lists... Done ...
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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 64bits. My gnome-tweak-tool doesn't apply themes properly. For the gkt 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 ...
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gnome-tweak-tool doesn't start due to “ImportError: No module named gi” error

I am using Ubuntu 11.10 with Gnome Shell and have a problem with gnome-tweak-tool. When I click on it, it does nothing and when I try to open with terminal it gives this error: Traceback (most recent ...
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How to install themes with GNOME tweak tool?

I have been using the default Ubuntu 11.10 with Unity for some time now and decided to start customizing it. I have already been able to make some changes with the gnome-tweak-tool. However, there ...
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Why are many options in gnome-tweak-tool inaccessible?

When I run gnome-tweak-tool, a lot of the options are locked. In particular, I'm talking about the gnome shell theme, and the gnome shell extensions. They all have a "warning" type icon with an ...
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Gnome-Tweak-Tool and Gnome-Shell-Extensions [closed]

I have been having this problem a while and tried all the different things suggested on the site and still have had no luck. My problem is when I try and access the Gnome-Shell-Extensions part of ...
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gnome-tweak-tool settings won't apply [closed]

I change something in gnome-tweak-tool, but it won't apply. If I close gnome-tweak-tool and start it again, the settings are same as before. Do you have any idea how to solve this, please? I'm using ...
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GNOME Shell extension themes not working

I recently installed the Gnome Tweak Tool, and I am trying to install the theme "Faïence" so i navigate to the file and it says it has successfully installed, however the only thing that has changed ...
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How can I direct gnome-tweak-tool to list extensions alphabetically?

On Ubuntu 11.10, using gnome-tweak-tool (3.2.0-0ubuntu1), I have great difficulty finding specific extensions. The ordering seems random. I have looked and looked.. but I do not see any ordering ...
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Gnome-tweak-tool doesn't start [closed]

I have a very strange problem. I have installed Ubuntu again and I have of course installed gnome-shell and gnome-tweak-tool. The tweak-tool doesn't start when I click on the icon. It loads a few ...
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Gnome Shell Extension Empty

Here is the situation. Changed unity shell to gnome shell. Installed the gnome tweak tool, installed the shell extension, themes, etc...everything i normally need to do that is installed When i go to ...