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Basically, you can use any one of the same styles from 13.10 as long as there is a GTK-3.0 theme included in the style. The Standard "window themes" are not applied if they are metacity themes like they did in 13.10. To install a theme, download and unzip the file in your ~/.themes folder to make the theme available. You can even do this with the zoncolor ...
I used to see problems similar to this on old Gnome 2 while playing with compiz, the window manager would need to be restarted sometimes, logging out & back in works, or restarting the window manager might work too. Xubuntu / XFCE uses the xfwm4 window manager, and it's got an option --replace that might work. Try: xfwm4 --replace & in a terminal ...
As far as I know, there is no Metro UI shell developed for Ubuntu. However, there is a Windows 8 GTK theme on Gnome Look. Sorry for off-topic answer but Windows can be made to look like Ubuntu -
Just installed the QT configurations package. Everything works fine now.
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