icon themes are sets of icons used to theme certain UI items.

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What package(s) to install for missing button icons in KDE applications on Unity?

I run some KDE applications on Ubuntu 16.04 Unity, such as KDE Connect. I seem to be missing some packages that provide button icons: Does anyone know which packages to install to have these ...
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What is the default icon set in Ubuntu 16.04?

I would like my Qt configuration to match the default Ubuntu 16.04 style. What is the default icon set from the below list of icon sets?
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Flatabulous theme for ubuntu launcher sidebar issue

I've installed Flatabulous theme for ubuntu everything goes fine but launcher sidebar is not aligned please look into attached screenshot I using Ubuntu 16.04 LTS, theme changed by Ubuntu-Tweaks
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unable to permanetly change theme

System: 64bit Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (had the same issue with earlier versions) Me: Linux beginner I changed my theme but often after I reboot it chages back to the default theme. If I killall5 -9 then my ...
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Icon theme switcher for Openbox?

There is gtk-theme-switch2 for switching gtk themes. Is there the same or similar thing for switching global icon theme ? I'm asking about this cause I use Openbox.
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Can't change themes

I use Unity Tweak Tool to manage the settings on my laptop but just recently I boot up to find that the theme can't be changed anymore. Even the system settings options don't work anymore for me. ...
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how do I set the libreoffice icon style for new users?

My organisation wants to have a common icon-style for libreoffice - they want to change from "Tango" to "sifr" for all new users. Obviously a user can set the icon-style themselves via The ...
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Panel not theming

I'm running ubuntu 15.10 and my panel doesn't change theme anymore. It remains the default theme. In addition to this I my icons will no longer change icon pack, and remain the default. This is quite ...
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Icon themes and fonts

When I'm changing the theme, at some search bars I can't see what I'm writing: I have put the icons here /usr/share/icons but they don't change when I'm setting the icon set.
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customize KDE system tray's icons

I would like to replace default icons in KDE's system tray with my some other icons by my own. I use Ubuntu 14.10
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Theme goes back to default after reboot

Been Googling and trying to find a fix for this. Each time I reboot my system, the theme I have set (Numix Circle) goes back to Ubuntu's default (Ambiance). If I type compiz --replace after a reboot,...
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MIME Type now showing up all files

I downloaded some icons from a the Ubuntu theme website. I set them up but the MIME Types are not showing up. If i click on the file properties, i can see the MIME Type in the description. However, ...
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Paper icon theme broken after upgrade with little RAM

After running a package upgrade with little RAM available, my Paper icon theme install is broken. apt-get purgeing and reinstalling the package, with reboots after every step, hasn't helped. When I ...
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How to change only folder icons in Ubuntu? [duplicate]

I am using Ultra-flat-orange icon pack, I am satisfied with all the icons but I just don't like the folder icon, is there any way by which I can change only the folder icon (I want to keep the other ...
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Change “Ubuntu Desktop” on Ubuntu 14.04 64-bit

I would like to ask if I can change the "ubuntu desktop" text with a single ubuntu (or any other) icon. Thanks in advance!
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Problems witch Icons and Chrome after upgrade to Ubuntu 15.10

yesterday I upgraded from 15.04 to 15.10 and now when I boot, the icon-theme is not selected I applied in unity-tweak tool and when I start Chrome the theme looks different too (other background color ...
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Numix circle theme - change one Icon

I'm running Ubuntu 15.04 on a Thinkpad T450. I installed numix-circle-theme like that: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:numix/ppa sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install numix-icon-theme-circle and ...
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Is there a Windows 7 theme for Ubuntu 15.10?

I am looking to make my desktop look and feel like windows 7, to make an easier transition.
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How make “loading” animation to be shown for icons from custom theme (numix)?

So I've installed and applied numix theme for Ubuntu (15.04) and am very happy about it. One thing that bothers me tho is that there are no more "loading " animations on apps' icons (like "jumping" ...
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Make Ubuntu Mate Look Like Ubuntu 10.10 (Maverick Meerkat)

I'm pretty new to Ubuntu. I'm wondering if it's possible to make Ubuntu Mate look like the old Ubuntu (10.10). I want it to look exactly like this: Thanks!
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Looking for an icon set like this one

I'm looking for a working plastic looking icon set like the one below: Source: http://kxmylo.deviantart.com/art/Plastico-icons-390271064 Unfortunately these icons are too small.
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Change HPLIP appindicator icon

I'm using a HP Printer and the app indicator icon form hp-systray doesn't quite fit with the Ubuntu Ambiance theme. I don't like disabling the indicator either. So is there a way to change it to a ...
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Ubuntu themes won't install

I've try to install different themes from http://www.ubuntuthemes.org/ and after I downloaded, I've put it on my themes folder in /usr/share/themes but don't work, before that I've try to put in ~/....
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How to uninstall Paper icon theme in ubuntu?

I installed the paper icon theme from the .zip file downloaded from Paper-Icon-Theme How can I uninstall it now?
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Ubuntu 15.04: Change KDE application's icons

is there a way to change the icon theme that is used by KDE applications like Krusader in Unity? KDE systemsettings don't work any more. Can't I just edit some file? Thanks
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No icon themes displayed. Ubuntu 14.04

I deleted duplicate themes in the home/.themes folder and now no applications icons are displayed. I can apply themes and all themes are listed however either no icons or default blank icons are ...
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GDM does not display session, or top row icons

I switched recently to the Gnome desktop environment. I was running Xubuntu, but got fed up with the bugs so decided to install Gnome-Shell. All was fine until I removed Xubunt and Xfce in an attempt ...
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Numix-Circle Theme: Word Online does not get recognized

Some of my applications, f.e. Qpdfview, JabRef, Word- Excel- and PowerPoint-Online don't get correctly recognized, so the default icons get used, and not the Numix-Circle Icons. I manually changed ...
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rhythmbox button icon names?

The shuffle and loop/repeat button icons in rhythmbox don't match my gtk icon theme. I would assume that's because my theme is missing files named appropriately in order to theme those icons. Is ...
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How to overwrite an icon for Nautilus with ~/.icons?

First, FYI This problem will improve an awesome feature in Folder Color application. I'm trying to change the default folder icon with user privileges. I read that the ~/.icons folder has preference ...
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themes wont show in tweak manager

I downloaded a few themes, extracted the tar ball and copied the folder to both ~/themes and /usr/share/themes but they still don't show up in gnome tweak manager, what should I do?
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How to give a software or app a specific icon?

I'm currently using the Elementary Icon Pack however the Systems Settings Icon is god-awful and hoping that there is some way to change to an Icon from another Icon pack.
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How to get a list (from shell) of Icon Themes installed?

I'm developing a simple script for change the icon theme with Unity. How could I know all the current (Ubuntu & Unity) System Icon Themes with a shell command? There are a few folders in /usr/...
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why numix icon theme get updates almost everyday?

Everyday I open my pc and most of these days a Numix Icons update welcomes me? I'm starting to get suspicious about these. Is that a normal update cycle?
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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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Deleted /default/index.theme

Could anyone who is using the standard Ambiance or Radiance themes and icons, please post me a copy of this file /usr/share/icon/default/index.theme , I overwrote it by accident and do not have a ...
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Ubuntu theme changed

I changed my ubuntu theme a few days ago and it worked perfectly. It is meditaranean or something like that.. a gtk theme. Then i wanted to change my cursor theme , and that worked aswell ( although i ...
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Manually installing themes and changing settings

I have always wondered if installing themes and changing setting seen on CCSM (CompizConfig Settings Manager) possible manually. If so how can I manually install and change a theme using a command ...
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Make Diodon use the Faenza-Darkest icon in the top panel

The Diodon icon in my panel has a yellow colored fish that does not go well with the other icons. I have tried to follow this post to change the icon: How can I change which icon an applet uses? ... ...
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Error message about GTK in terminal [duplicate]

When i write some command on terminal, this error message appear FirstStrike@ubuntu:~$ gksu (gksu:6934): Gtk-WARNING **: Unable to locate theme engine in module_path: "pixmap", (gksu:6934): Gtk-...
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where can i download these icon theme

I am using 14.04 desktop, on web these tablet icon theme sets are showing off again and again. but anyone knows how can i get them in use ?
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Why doesn't my dock have the icons of my icon theme?

I just downloaded Numix circle icon theme. I applied that theme from Unity tweak tool. Now my launcher and Nautilus has the theme I applied but Cairo dock doesn't. Why is it so and how to change my ...
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How to use 22 pixel size icons for toolbars in Ubuntu 14.04

Is there a way to tell the theme engine to use 22 pixel size icons for toolbars? I like to use the FS Icon set (http://franksouza183.deviantart.com/art/FS-Icons-Ubuntu-288407674) with Ubuntu. ...
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Icons on top status/menu bar in gnome not following theme

On Ubuntu 12.04 LTS, I added an icon theme and activated it using Unity Tweaks. All icons everywhere have changed to my new theme, but the top bar hasn't changed. All icons are still from the ...
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Can I change the theme for only one program in Ubuntu 13.10?

I want to change the theme that Inkscape uses to a dark one, but I want the rest of the programs I use to retain the theme they currently have. I found this article (http://urukrama.wordpress.com/...
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How do I enlarge the icons in the Firefox bookmarks-bar?

I have a small 13inch screen with a resolution of 3200x1800px. Now I can change the default font-size with the Addon NoSquint, but the icons in Firefox are still tiny. How do I change the icon size?
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No change after installing Icon theme [closed]

I was trying MOKA- icon theme.Installed it from Ubuntu Software Center.Restarted the system but no change in Icon so far.Where am I wrong! Any help is appreciated.
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A shortcut that assigns an icon to a running program window in KDE environment

Some programs have no icon and KDE assigns its default icon to them when they are running. Is there a way to create a shortcut to that program, so that the shortcut both runs the program and assigns ...
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Installing KFaenza Icons on Kubuntu

I am unable to install the KFaenza Icon set. Steps tried: In the Application Appearance section of the KDE System Settings, I clicked on the “download new designs” button. A dialogue pops up which ...
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Ubuntu 13.04 icons look weird, please help

This is my Ubuntu's icons on Ambiance theme. Most system icons are gone, the folder icon look like unknown file type icon. But when I tried to switch to Radiance theme, icons look ok. These are ...