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How to change terminal theme / behavior?

Like Excel / .Net / Java can terminal also be a user friendly ? In current scenario it's single colour window single font and working with merely zero GUI, limited people who are aware about commands ...
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Installing Shell themes via command line

I can't figure out how to install a new gnome-shell theme in a bash script. I'm unzipping the .zip to ~/.local/share/themes and gsettings set org.gnome.shell.extensions.user-theme name 'theme' but ...
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Terminal update package

I recently installed Spotify which installed fine. However, I am now trying to intall a theme. When downloading the package in terminal (sudo add-apt-repository ppa:tiheum/equinox) that downloads fine ...
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Mac OS X Terminal clone for Ubuntu

I would like to set the Max OS X Terminal theme for Ubuntu Terminal. I really like the fonts and the colors. This is how the Mac Terminal does look: Image source There are few things that I ...
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880 views

change background color in zsh when I change theme

I installed the zsh package. So, now when I type zsh in terminal it switches from back to zsh. Also, I downloaded the oh-my-zsh framework to customize zsh. When I change theme name in .zshrc file to ...
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Applying Terminal color schemes to Terminator

I've been using terminator off late instead of the default Gnome Terminal I know of this method to apply current terminal color schemes on an other PC's terminal. On the system with the colors and ...
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Change terminal colour based on SSH session

Is it possible to automatically change the color of the terminal based on which server I am connected to through SSH? For instance, when I fire up the terminal it has the standard colors defined ...
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Package error making it unable to install anything in 12.10

The other day I was trying out different desktop environments, like Pantheon, Gnome, etc. But when I was trying to install Pantheon/Elementary Shell, it came up with an error, I ignored it thinking ...
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Theming documentation for Gnome Shell

Does anything like this exist? i started modifying the gnome-shell.css file and noticed some none w3c standard attributes in there. Anyone know where i can find some info about it? Also is there an ...
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Why does the Solarized theme for Oh-My-Zsh look duller on Ubuntu than on Mac?

I'm using the Solarized Dark theme for Oh-My-Zsh on both my Mac and Ubuntu computers, but the Ubuntu terminal looks terrible in comparison. The colors are dull and the names of folders are just plain ...
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Using Gnome-Shell themes for Unity possible?

I'd like to install some themes made for Gnome-Shell, like to know if they will work on Unity as well?
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I cant install gnome classic or the shell one

sudo apt-get install gnome-shell Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information...Done Package gnome-shell is not available, but is referred to by another package. ...
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Difference between GTK theme and GNOME shell theme?

I'm using gnome shell and I'd like to know what a GTK theme changes that a gnome shell theme doesn't.
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Cannot theme windows in Advanced Settings in GNOME 3.2

I am running gnome 3.2.1 and am trying to configure my themes under the Advanced Settings Menu. All of the options, (Shell theme, cursor, icon, GTK) work correcly and are themed accept for the Window ...
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How to auto change terminal profiles?

I love transparency and minimalism... a lot. So much so I ended up with a desktop like this: The problem is that to add a cool effect I made my terminal windows transparent. Which for the most part ...
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Install updates without breaking shell theme?

Recently I installed a copy of Oneiric Ocelot 11.10 on my ThinkPad. Everything went fine, I installed the gnome shell and gnome-tweak-tool to customize everything. I changed the shell theme, the GTK+ ...
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Is there any way to have several open terminal windows with different themes?

I am used to OSX which lets you do this, and its very usefult to me because I always have at least three terminals, so having a different look for each makes my work easier. Also, is it possible to ...
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Fonts in terminal overlapping [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Why are letters overlapping in the terminal? I'm having a problem with ubuntu where the characters are overlapping each other. How do i set it back to default?