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Ubuntu Budgie dark theme not applying correctly

I am relatively new to using Linux as my Desktop OS. I have been using Ubuntu Budgie for a while now. I really love it, feels great to use. Unfortunately I am having some issues with inconsistent ...
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Can I have the exact same graphical interface of 18.04 in 22.04?

I remember Ubuntu 18.04 had a really neat GUI, which looked like this. Is it possible to have the exact same desktop user interface in 22.04? I have tried installing lightdm, but it pretty much didn't ...
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How do I make the VLC flatpak adapt to the my system's theme?

system information My system is Ubuntu-MATE Release 22.04.4 LTS (Jammy Jellyfish) 64-bit, the desktop environment is "MATE 1.26.0". I have both Flatpak and Flatseal installed on my system. ...
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Nautilus GTK Themes / Nordic

I am new, I think I've tried everything possible but there is no way Nautilus, Settings should look like this (in my oppinion).
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How to run a script when Night Light is triggered

I'm not asking how to enable/disable Night Light light via cli. (gsettings get org.gnome.settings-daemon.plugins.color night-light-enabled) I'd like to run a script each time Night Light activates or ...
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Dark theme on nemo

New Linux user here. I have a dark theme on Ubuntu 22.04 but Nemo 5.24 it does not show up. Is there anyway to set a dark theme in Nemo? I saw an answer to a question similar to mine but it was made ...
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QT Applications Not Adhering to GTK Theme After Upgrading to Ubuntu 23.10

Hello Ubuntu community, I recently upgraded my system from Ubuntu 22.04 to 23.10 and encountered an issue with QT applications. Despite installing Kvantum and attempting to change the theme, these ...
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How to tweak default Gnome to make it look like ubuntu Gnome

Ubuntu comes with Gnome with a modified theme + some extensions enabled by default. Where could I download this theme and what is the list of extensions and tweaks to apply on a default Gnome to make ...
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How to display weather properly with conky?

I have problem with a theme in conky and, more specifically, with a conky widget. The theme is called "alsafi" and it works properly, but the weather widget by default shows the weather of ...
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Consistent Appearance Between Lock Screen and Log Out Screen in Xubuntu 22.04?

I installed Xubuntu 22.04 and applied a Gruvbox theme I downloaded from the internet. Now, from the application menu, when I press "Lock Screen,"  a login screen comes up that matches my ...
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Change ALL icons in sytem tray

When I change the icon theme on my Kubuntu 22.04 it only applies to some of the system tray icons: before (Breeze Icon Theme): after (Kora Icon Theme): As you can see it only changes the icons of ...
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How to set dark mode for Epiphany Browser (flatpak) in WSL2 (Ubuntu 23.10)?

I am running Ubuntu (Preview), which is Ubuntu 23.10, in Windows 11 WSL2. I installed Flatpak, and from there installed Gnome Web browser, aka Epiphany. I cannot figure out how to set the browser ...
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Issue with custom theme resetting when switching between dark and light modes in Ubuntu 22.04 LTS

I encountered a problem with applying a custom theme in Ubuntu 22.04 LTS while creating a custom ISO image. Initially, in 10_ubuntu-settings.gschema.override (which is located in usr/share/glib-2.0/...
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Theme not applied to Applications

I just applied Orchis Theme to my Ubuntu. I don't find Application drop-down in Tweaks -> Appearance instead there is Legacy Applications now. But theme on Legacy Application is not working on ...
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Arc-Dark accessing notifaction panel in .css file

The Arc-Dark GNOME Shell theme has some bad configurations. Since I cannot ask about it in the comments (<50 reputation), I'm asking it here: What is the name of the black text that is dimly shown ...
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Ubuntu 23.10 bold font in panel

I have been trying to get the top panel to show bold fonts (e.g., for the date/clock and battery percentage) without success. I tried font-weight: bold, font-weight: 500 for #panel, #panel *, etc. in ...
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Changing GTK Theme From Within GTK Application

I have an application written in GTK and I was just playing around with theme changes via GTK Inspector. I even explored other themes available from GitHub. Is it possible to give an end user of my ...
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System menu hover state fix in Nordic theme

Here is what my system menu when an item is hovered upon looks like. I need help with how to fix the hover state color to make the text visible when it is hovered on. System menu of Pop!_OS using ...
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Change GNOME Activities Overview Highlight Color

The GNOME activities overview allows you to select items, all the while using a gray background, and a dark gray highlight to indicate the item selected (see picture below Utilities). There is almost ...
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Restore Ubuntu to Default Appearance After Deleting Theme Files and Making Some Configuration Errors

I made several mistakes in configuring my theme and want to revert to the default theme. Some things have already returned to normal, but there are still some errors, such as in folders, in some ...
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Dell xps 13" font not big enough

i am trying to have a descent reading experience using Dell XPS 13" at 2560x1600px. Is there a uniform solution to adjust the fonts allover or i need to edit the settings in each app? I am ...
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23.10 Enable dark theme in file explorer pop-ups

I am using Ubuntu 23.10 and I have enabled the dark theme. However, when I use "Open file" or "Open folder" in an app menu, the pop-up file explorer is in the light theme. This is ...
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remove ember and vi_mode from SpaceShip Theme

I use Theme Spaceship for my Terminal. But I have two Warnings : Warning! The 'ember' section was not found. Removing it from the prompt. Warning! The 'vi_mode' section was not found. Removing it from ...
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Customize ".config/gtk-3.0/gtk.css" file based on individual applications

Is it possible either to have different gtk.css files to be loaded when different applications launches (e.g. Gedit, Gnome-terminal, Nautilus, etc.), or have specific tags in the file .config/gtk-3.0/...
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How can I completely reset my terminal theme?

I had been using pywal for a while time and decided that I just wanted a complete reboot on all the themes I have used for it. So before uninstall pywal I had cleared its cache, and performed Wal -R, ...
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Different right-click menus with Flat Remix-GTK themes

I have installed Flat-Remix-GTK themes, but the right-click menus are different on desktop and on the Dock. How can i fix them? I prefer on desktop. Right-click on desktop: [Right-Click On Dock:
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ubuntu 23.10 dark mode is not working

I installed ubuntu 23.10 yesterday. There is a bug here. Dark mode is not working. How can ı fix this bug?enter image description here
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How to apply system themes on Flutter apps in Kubuntu?

I am running a flutter app in Kubuntu (it is directly compiled, and not containerized in snap or flatpak). It uses a theme that resembles the Adwaita theme. I have set Arc to be the default theme for ...
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After updating to Ubuntu 23.10, some applications appear as a gear icon in the dock and have unthemed title bars

After upgrading from Ubuntu 23.04 to Ubuntu 23.10, some applications that I use (e.g., TeXworks and DiffPDF, both installed from the "universe" apt repository) show up in my Gnome dock as a ...
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Change font type and size in GNOME 45

I am new to linux and ubuntu. The design of ubuntu with GNOME 45 is beautiful, but I see small things to fix. System items are very, very nice. But if I install any browser (Edge or Brave) I see large ...
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Changing the drop zone when drag & drop an icon on the desktop

I was wondering if it was possible to change the color of the drop zone when you are droping an icon/folder on your desktop. Most likely, it would be possible to change an HEX/RGBA value in the gnome-...
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How do I fully reset the global theme config in Kubuntu 23.04?

I have a Kubuntu 23.04 system and was trying out some global theme changes and I picked one to have a look at and it completely messed up my desktop. The only thing I see are some giant icons for ...
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How to activate/install scrollbar steppers 22.04

Scrollbars used to have steppers that could be enabled with widget.non-native-theme.gtk.scrollbar.allow-buttons True in the appropriate file. I cannot find any way to do this in 22.04 . I can ...
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Xubuntu 22.04 not saving desktop settings in persistence

I'm using xubuntu 22.04.2 with live persistence and it's working fine except for a few things. Does anyone know why xubuntu live persistence doesn't save some settings? Mainly desktop environment such ...
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RaySession theming goes crazy if I press the canvas

I'm facing a problem I have no idea how could I tackle. My main concern is with RaySession, which opens fine, but if I press the wrong place (the canvas), the theming goes crazy, and I'm not able to ...
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How can the cursor location bar graphic in, eg Gedit, be made wider than one pixel?

This question was asked before but not answered correctly, as the answer unhelpfully said to use overwrite mode to get a bigger cursor. Is there not a way to adjust the cursor in insert mode to ...
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File manager not shows my current theme

I downloaded a theme for GNOME, it displays everywhere, but when i start the file manager it shows only once, when i quit off the file manager and open it again it disappear, i already change the ...
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Dark theme in applications not consistent with chosen custom theme - Ubuntu 22.04

So I like to use a custom theme. But I also like to switch between light and dark themes depending on the room illumination level to preserve my eyes. So I use "Materia-dark-compact" for the ...
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I can't cahnge my ubuntu cursor and solution berfore can't help me

All defaults cursors is OK, but if i try download and set something form the internet, it will usual black/white-dmz cursor. Yes, I tries to change default cursor in txt document, but doesn't work, ...
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How to change symbol from spaceship theme on .zshrc?

I can't change the symbol "right arrow" in the terminal with the theme spaceship. Below has an image from the terminal: However my file .zshrc includes the lines for changing the symbol. ...
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Shell color theme vs Terminal theme

Could someone explain how terminal and shell work in terms of theming? Shell frameworks, like oh my zsh, allow you to change color theme. However, terminal emulators, like Blackbox, also allow you to ...
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Web Browser and Ubuntu Software not picking up gtk theme

I am using Ubuntu 22.04.3, and I tried to switch the default theme to "this theme". Other than my web browser and the Ubuntu Software application it seems to be quite consistent elsewhere. ...
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Cant remove theme from settings windows and Nautilus after upgrading to 23.10

I just upgraded from 23.04 to 23.10 and I was using the White Sur Theme but it seems to be a bit broken. There is no background in the nautilus file manager window. If I open a folder that is empty ...
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Firefox and other non-gtk applications do not adopt gtk theme

I applied a GTK 3.20 theme by EliverLara github repo following all the instructions. The theme was applied, but Firefox, and probably other non-GTK apps, do not adopt this theme. EliverLara also has ...
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Problem with ubuntu titlebar color

I'm trying to change the color of my title bar on Ubuntu. More specifically I'm attempting to modify the color that the application bar should have when it's in focus and in the backdrop phase. The ...
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I am using Ubuntu (and Chrome) in dark mode, but I would like the websites I visit to always use light mode be default. Is this doable?

I am using Ubuntu in dark mode and Chrome is also in dark mode because it takes the mode from the OS. I would like the websites I visit to always use light mode be default. Is there a way to achieve ...
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Fish shell "fish_prompt.fish" error

_tide_remove_unusable_items: command not found ~/.config/fish/functions/fish_prompt.fish (line 5): _tide_remove_unusable_items ^~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~^ from sourcing file ~/.config/fish/functions/...
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kde screenlock wont accept password and have to first press switch user

I am on kubuntu jammy and I have run into a problem. when I lock screen with meta+L I can put in a password but clicking on the button or pressing enter wont work, it will show the animation of being ...
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Changing font styles of lightdm-gtk-greeter

I can change my font using the following option in lightdm-gtk-greeter.conf: font-name = ... But I'm not sure how to change the size or weight. I tried putting the following CSS in my GTK theme: #...
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Make selection color in Firefox match the general Ubuntu/GNOME theme

The selection color (highlight when selecting text) in most apps is a pleasant shade of orange that matches the rest of the desktop. However, recently Firefox stopped following this convention and ...
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