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The .theme directory is hidden by default because of the . at the front of its name. Press Ctrl+H to see all hidden directories (and files). If you want to permanently see all hidden directories and files, open a Nautilus window and go to "Edit" -> "Preferences" and check the "Show hidden and backup files" box. Note that backup files are files that end with ...


For Kubuntu perhaps the easiest option is to use the gui task scheduler to run your script: K-Button --> System Settings --> System Administration --> Task Scheduler Select 'New Task' and then simply follow the menus through:


All DE's are capable of changing icon sets that you can download in their respective "Appearance", or "Look and Feel" menus. You can also manually change each one in file property windows by clicking the icon on the properties page, and choose any icon you want. To specifically change only Skype's system tray icon, see the answer here : Change skype tray ...


Folders that start with a dot are hidden by default. You'll need to enable "Show Hidden Files and Folders" in the view options menu of your file manager, or by pressing CTRL-H.


I don't have KDE installed right now to test. As I remember with Kubuntu 15.04, KDE was creating two files to override GTK theme settings. GTK2: ~/.gtkrc-2.0 GTK3: ~/.config/gtk-3.0/settings.ini As they are two separate file you can change them differently. But you may need to change them to read-only so KDE config tool will not able to change them. ...


To uninstall the 'paper' theme remove the following packages: sudo apt-get remove paper-icon-theme paper-gtk-theme paper-cursor-theme If you have used the provided PPA you can safely remove the PPA with ppa-purge: sudo apt-get install ppa-purge sudo ppa-purge ppa:snwh/pulp References: Ask Ubuntu: How can PPAs be removed?


Firefox 47 uses gtk3. PCManFM, the default version supplied with Lubuntu, uses gtk2. The industrial theme covers only gtk2. See /usr/share/themes/Industrial. There's no gtk-3.0 folder in there. If you want Firefox to be themed decently, find a gtk3 theme! You can increase the width of the scrollbar area (in some themes) by playing with the theme's gtk-...


To install multiple themes make a folder .themes in your home directory copy all theme folders to this directory mkdir ~/.themes Then open Unity Tweak Tool and select themes and you will see all the themes there Similarly same for installing fonts and icon themes too mkdir ~/.fonts and copy all the fonts mkdir ~/.icons and copy all ...


You can use GSettings to change theme: gsettings set org.gnome.metacity theme THEME_NAME Above will work with Metacity 3.16.x and 3.18.x, but starting with 3.20 Metacity by default will use GTK+ theme. To use Metacity themes you will need to change two settings: - gsettings set org.gnome.metacity.theme type metacity - gsettings set org.gnome.metacity.theme ...

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