Classic95
Icon Themes
Score 71%
Description:

Classic icons for GNOME/MATE based on Windows 95.

This new version was developed for the MATE desktop, so more icons will be changed in MATE than in GNOME. This will be the last release in a while. It is still incomplete, but a large improvement over previous versions. Looks very good with the Classic95 and Tux-Overlay Matenu/Gnomenu themes (seen in the screenshot). The gtk theme in the screenshot is Xfce-Redmond with the Xfce engine commented out. I hope this update will be enjoyed, it was fun to put this together.
Last changelog:

3 years ago

3/3: Fixed removable drive links
Added icons
3/5: Added some icons
3/14: Finished file types
Updated some icons, added some
3/24: Added/changed some icons
4/1: Added links to folder icons
Added 48x48 remote folder icon
4/8: Changed home folder icon
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Version 0.8:

-Many many more icons.
-Many links for MATE specific applications
-Removed windoze branding

Version 0.8p1 (Patch 1)

-Nice network indicators patch from bluedxca93 that improves cinnamon functionality


tuxkernel

1 year ago

Good job!!! I changed the icon (Mate Desktop 1.8.1) in start menu and now looks better. Thanks, again. :-)

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i860228

2 years ago

Thank you very much, that's what I was looking for.

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bluedxca93

4 years ago

hi,
yes it works better now.
It works very well on gtk3/cinnamon too. The only remaining problem is the start menu.

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msrinath80

4 years ago

Works now, thanks :-)

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msrinath80

4 years ago

Hi, I like your theme, but cannot download it?

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gute

4 years ago

Sorry about that. Try it now.

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i860228

4 years ago

I've long been waiting for. How good that people love retro. Now this is my favorite design and I'm not going to change it.
By the way, with Motif theme looks also very good.

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bluedxca93

4 years ago

Nautilus3 vs. pcmanfm
http://s14.directupload.net/images/130402/3vgnm233.png

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gute

4 years ago

Not really a bug, as the 22x22 actions icons are not done yet. The Redmond GTK theme uses 16x16 actions icons in MATE and LXDE, but it looks like GTK 3 uses 22x22. Drawing the 22x22 actions icons will be my next project.

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puterapingu

4 years ago

The compressed file within the first compressed file won`t unpck :( I have tar installed, but it keep saying "Archive type not supported."

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bluedxca93

4 years ago

No, the archive itself, ios not corrupted.
Extract the archive with something like file-roller -> Rename the extracted file to classic95.tar -> Extract the classic95.tar to your icon themes folder.

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bluedxca93

4 years ago

No, the archive itself, ios not corrupted.
Extract the archive with something like file-roller -> Rename the extracted file to classic95.tar -> Extract the classic95.tar to your icon themes folder.

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gute

4 years ago

for some reason deviantart renames the file when I upload it

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Xristh

4 years ago

http://www.zimagez.com/zimage/capturadepantalla-230313-025049.php

how you see missing icons exist
probably simlinks help
from the default folder to these ones
or if you found the adecuates, those are the only needed for a good interface to imitate the old times

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gute

4 years ago

Thanks for reporting the issue. I'll update the links so the correct folders show up.

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gute

4 years ago

Check out the new update, the links should work now.

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bluedxca93

4 years ago

Your icon theme looks a lot like win 95.
I'm currently working for an windows 7 theme for ubuntu 12.10.
I think a win95 like Desktop session could be difficult to run under newer linux versions. Perhaps you can use a modified cinnamon version or xfce.Mate or icewm aren't under a fast devellopment.

The icon theme itselfs runs under gtk3 too.

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gute

4 years ago

Thanks for the feedback. A modified Cinnamon sounds like a cool project. It would be nice to see a modern featured desktop with a classic look and feel.

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3 years ago

3/3: Fixed removable drive links
Added icons
3/5: Added some icons
3/14: Finished file types
Updated some icons, added some
3/24: Added/changed some icons
4/1: Added links to folder icons
Added 48x48 remote folder icon
4/8: Changed home folder icon
*********
Version 0.8:

-Many many more icons.
-Many links for MATE specific applications
-Removed windoze branding

Version 0.8p1 (Patch 1)

-Nice network indicators patch from bluedxca93 that improves cinnamon functionality


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