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49 views

Solar System Model Live Wallpaper

New here (Duh!) and I was checking some live wallpapers that are similar to stuff for the android phones and tablets. I am looking for a way to have an actual and interactive solar system model as a ...
1
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1answer
238 views

Harmattan Conky on 14.04 with Variety wallpaper, Conky border stays as old wallpaper

It seems like this would be a common problem, yet I don't see any mention of it. I'm running Ubuntu 14.04/Unity. I have Variety installed and set to change the desktop image every 10 minutes. The 1st ...
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1answer
84 views

Wallpaper not rendered on Ubuntu 13.04

I'm experiencing an issue where there is a black background on Ubuntu startup and whenever I open or close anything it leaves shadows on that black background. I'm using compiz and a custom theme ...
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1answer
127 views

Theme, keyboard, wallpaper and mouse settings are suddenly non-persistent

I booted up my Thinkpad W510 with Ubuntu 12.04 yesterday and was surprised by several things at once: Instead of my wallpaper showing up my screen remained black. Double finger scrolling didn't work ...
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1answer
4k views

Why can't I change the wallpaper in Gnome Shell and Unity?

I've just installed Gnome Shell and changed the theme and so on; but I can't change the wallpaper. I'm using the Gnome Control Center to change the wallpaper but it doesn't work even if i ...
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0answers
43 views

Change theme or wallpaper on swithing keyboard layout

Is it possible to do it in Ubuntu on every keyboard layout change? I often find myself forgetting to change layout when it necessary. With this kind of functionality it will less likely to happen.
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1k views

How to change desktop theme periodically

Is it possible change desktop theme In each hour
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Any way to change wallpaper according to specific clock time?

Finding it quite hard to Google this. Between say 9 am and 6pm I want a certain wallpaper to be displayed, and between 6 pm to 12 am I want a different one. So I want it time-specific. Any way to do ...
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1answer
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How do I add a background in AisleRiot Solitaire?

I've seen screenshots with different backgrounds on the AisleRiot card game. How do I set one in Ubuntu? Here is a picture of the background I made in GIMP which I want to use in AisleRiot; Please ...