A theme is a package of graphical specifications, such as colors and iconsets, used to customize the appearance of a UI.

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x11 GNOME theme - look and feel of Apple OS X [closed]

I'm using GNOME that came w/: [alexus@wcmisdlin02 Desktop]$ cat /etc/redhat-release Scientific Linux release 6.1 (Carbon) [alexus@wcmisdlin02 Desktop]$ and I was wondering if I can make Apple OS ...
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What does the “Themes” service do in Windows 8?

I stopped the "Themes" service in Windows 8, but didn't notice anything. What does it do?
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Gtk3 theme development tips

I've started adopting the default Ubuntu Ambiance theme for my needs, but I find it a very cumbersome process. As soon as I change my theme and load it, it also gets cached so any further changes ...
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Dark background in LibreOffice under Windows

I hate to write on with background, so i usally write my papers in a simple text editor, because I can have a dark background, but it's still annoying not to be able to use LibreOffice advanced ...
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Where does Windows store Bing Dynamic Theme's wallpapers?

I'm wondering where does Windows store Bing Dynamic Theme's wallpapers? Or for that matter any other rss themes?
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Cannot install Windows 8 Transformation Pack on Windows 7

I am trying to install Windows 8 Transformation Pack v4.0 on my Sony Vaio laptop with the following options: When I run (as administrator) the setup file, it starts to install but gives the ...
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Turn off TaskBar Thumbnails on Windows 7 - Classic Theme [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to disable windows 7 taskbar thumbnails preview? Aero peek is turned permanently on.How to turn it off? Is there a way to get rid of the annoying thumbnail ...
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Asus laptop not retaining Aero theme when unplugged

The problem i'm having occurs when i unplug my laptop, it disregards several elements of my theme. The taskbar gains "auto-hide". My desktop background is turned white. The transparency on my ...
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enabling “classic” look in Windows 7 - or at least reducing window edge widths

After looking here, I'm still at a loss. Is it possible to enable a "Classic" view a la Windows XP's theme that would make the environment look more like Windows 2000? If not, is there a way to ...
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How to change Xfce top menu bar (theming doesn't help)

I have Debian Wheezy with XFCE 4.8 installed and I'm stuck with file menu bar (top menu bar present on almost all the windows). I've tried Appearance, Windows manager and Compiz config, but no ...
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Windows 8 theme?

Where can i get the Windows 8 themes? I've googling for this but, not yet get it. If i've anything means, then, it's not downloading for me. For examples - Windows 8 theme Windows 8 theme for ...
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How to install ComixCursors (or other x-cursor themes) in Ubuntu via shell script?

This question has two parts: How to install an x-cursor-theme in Ubuntu via a bash shell script. The cursor theme is not expected to be in the repositories. How to actually make the new theme become ...
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Location of wallpapers used in various Windows 7 themes

Where can I find the various pictures of each theme in Windows 7? I know where all the regional themes are, but I do not know where the Architectural, Character, and Landscape theme pictures are. I ...
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Changing apperance of gui applications run under ratpoison/Xorg?

I recently started a question where I wanted to know how to run the most minimal Linux desktop (Use gnu-screen and X instead of desktop environment?). And the conclusion was that I would need a window ...
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Theme problems Themes & Login screen on xfce

I'm using Linux Mint Debian 201109 (Xfce) version. I added debian repositories to apt and updated whole system. And now I have a problems with styles/themes on some applications(they use standart ...
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Windows 7 themes corrupted

I have difficulties changing Windows themes. Whichever theme I try to use, it's just appear black. (It appears blank even in Personalize Desktop settings.) Aero does work, but I can't set background ...
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Can I put the Windows XP Luna Theme on Windows 7?

Can I put the Windows XP Luna Theme on Windows 7? Will it work? Will it cause damage?
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Fooling a program to think the Windows XP theme is different

I love using light-text-on-dark-background color schemes for as many programs as I can. However, I don't use a light-on-dark theme for Windows XP itself, because many Windows programs do not play ...
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How can I get an update notification (e.g. via email) when a Firefox theme is updated?

I love Chrome's style but I like to develop web pages using Firebug. I'm looking at a Firefox theme named Chromifox Extreme but it says that it's not available for Firefox 8.0. I want to be updated ...
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How to change a theme in Windows 7 with a PowerShell script?

I would like to have a script that would change the current theme of Windows 7. I found the registry entry where this stored, but I apparently need to take some further action to get Windows to load ...
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$DISPLAY dependent gtk themes

I have a computer at home that I log into remotely. The "monitor" for it is a TV, so I want gtk applications to use a large font and icon theme, which I managed to do by editing the ~/.gtkrc-2.0 file ...
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I can't use a custom theme on a network account

I'm an administrator for the computer I use, but I'm using a network account. I can set custom themes (non-Microsoft, I mean) on my local account but not on the network account. It's the same machine, ...
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Windows 7 HDTV oriented theme?

I have a dedicated media computer that is hooked up to a 46" LED TV. The problem is when I'm trying to use the computer from the couch, the 1920x1080 resolution makes everything tiny. I'm trying to ...
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windows 7 themes - dual\multiple monitors\screens [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What is the best multiple monitors app for Windows 7? Call me crazy, but I like the Microsoft Themes in Windows 7. However, the background image only seems to duplicate ...
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Adding images to my Powerpoint Theme

I've been reading about making themes for PowerPoints but, the problem is, none of them get in very much detail. Not even the Microsoft one. I have two images per slide. A top bar with out logo and ...
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Do any Windows IM clients support Adium styles?

I know I can't actually get Adium on Windows. Are there any Windows IM clients that at least support Adium styles, specifically Contact List Styles and Message Styles? Pidgin is heart-breakingly ...
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How to patch themes files to get custom themes working?

I'm on Windows 7 build 7601 x64, and I've tried everything to patch my uxtheme.dll, themeservice.dll, themeui.dll with different patchers – like Universal Theme Patcher – but nothing helps. I am ...
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Change Color of Chrome Address Bar

I want to switch from firefox to chrome, but after having a black theme for so long it's hard to adjust. Here's what I mean Is it possible to change the color from white to black? If yes, how?
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How to fix? Unable to locate theme engine in module_path: “murrine”

I have downloaded and installed a new theme before in my fedora machine. However, I got this warning when I load gvim, nautilus every time. (gvim:4629): Gtk-WARNING **: Unable to locate theme engine ...
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Is it possible to change the look and feel of remote X applications running under Xming?

I am running Eclipse remotely right now, in Xming on my Windows pc, through an ssh tunnel from my laptop running Ubuntu 11.10. As seen below, it doesn't look that bad, but it seems that my ...
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How to set a theme as default in terminal

While I'm sure I need to use defaults write com.apple.Terminal to do this, I'm not sure how to use a terminal theme file like IR_Black.terminal and set it to the default theme for a user. Basically, ...
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Reset Opera titlebar back to hidden

I'm a massive fan of Opera, but I can't figure how to flip the GUI back to where the main titlebar is hidden again. Any ideas? Back to its original look:
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Where are the Chrome theme files saved?

I want to change my Chrome theme from time to time. But whenever I download a theme in Chrome, it installs it and the downloaded file is missing from the destination. I want to maintain a collection ...
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Windows 7 taskbar in Windows XP?

I have been using a theme on Windows XP to make it look like Win 7 but it has some drawbacks like Blue screen dump and shutting down the system. I want my taskbar and My Computer drive to be just ...
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How to Create Windows 7 Theme dynamically according to the native computer screen resolution

If you ever pay attention to the default Windows 7 Theme build in, those themes will have a perfect image screen resolution no matter what size of the screen your device is on. It looks perfect on the ...
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how can I get an image post to repeat on tumblr? [closed]

I have a theme that repeats each post across the screen but I don't like the theme layout... just that aspect of it. Could anyone tell me what the code is so I could extract it and apply it to a ...
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How do I show some simple HTML (text/images) in the sidebar of my Drupal 7 theme?

I've created a theme using Zen and all is well. I want to display some simple text and images in the sidebar, but I don't understand Drupal well enough to know what I'm doing. I have worked with ...
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Is it possible to create and publish my own RSS-fed dynamic Windows 7 theme?

A client has asked if I could develop a dynamic theme for Windows 7 for them. I see from the Windows 7 themes gallery that this sort of thing is possible, but I cannot see any documentation about ...
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Transparent background in Eclipse?

Is there a way to make the background of Eclipse IDE text editor transparent? I would like to adjust the alpha transparency of the background, but have the text still be opaque. Perhaps there is a ...
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Does changing Windows XP theme to classic enhance performance?

A lot of my colleagues and friends who are still using Windows XP use the Windows Classic theme (i.e. the Win98-like theme, unlike the XP theme). Some of them just like it, but some others say that ...
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Textmate: How to export Themes?

I created a new theme in textmate in preferences->fonts & colors, and I would like to share it with my friend. But I don't know how to export it. It would be logical to save my theme ...
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Change theme in Chrome to one that's been previously installed

This seems like it should be really easy to do, I just can't work out how. Is there a way in Chrome to switch to themes that have previously been installed on the browser. Themes that have been ...
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Is there any way to get a Windows PC to look like Mac? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Windows to look like Mac I am running Windows 7 and I want to make my desktop look something like this: What software can I use to achieve these effects: Have a ...
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How to use custom visual styles in Windows XP?

How can I use custom (non-official) visual styles in Windows XP?
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How to change windows 7 theme using external sources

I have installed a custom theme on my machine. Now I messed it up and cannot see anything when I launch any explorer window: The mouse icon keeps on spinning when I launch any explorer window. And ...
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Windows 7 Basic Theme “frame lag” of some kind

I have been having a problem with my computer(laptop) when using the Windows 7 Ultimate Basic Theme. The problem I'm having is that, whenever this theme is active, and I move one window over another, ...
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Are there themes that work for Firefox 4 in Mac OS X 10.6.7?

I prefer a Mac OS X styled theme, but any would be fine as long as it work on my Firefox 4 for Mac OS X.
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Visio 2010: Mass-applying properties (font, line, etc.) to shapes

I am using Visio 2010 to create some large figures and I am wondering how to group various shapes by some property so that I can easily change it later for all of them. I'd like something similar to ...
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How to access hidden themes in Windows 7?

How do you access the hidden international themes in Windows 7? for say Switzerland or Great Britain?
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Is there a way to change the GTK theme for applications run as superuser on KDE?

When I run GTK applications on KDE, they use the QtCurve theme that matches my color and font scheme as configured in the KDE System Settings application. However GTK applications run as superuser ...