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Gnome Shell Themes
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Description:

ABOUT:
My alternative to GNOME Shell default theme. Include all the best of default theme.

INSTALLATION:
1. Install 'User Themes Extension'
https://extensions.gnome.org/extension/19/user-themes/
2. Extract to ~/.themes
3. Open 'Gnome Tweak Tool' and select theme

Arch linux users can install this (assuming usage of yaourt) by running
"yaourt -S gnome-shell-theme-default-mod"
https://aur.archlinux.org/packages.php?ID=58942

Tweaks:
FONT (Droid Sans recommended):
You can change font and size in gnome-shell.css
stage {
font-family: droid sans;
font-size: 11pt;
}


Custom APP-GRID size:
Add at the end of gnome-shell.css
/* small icon-grid */
.icon-grid {
spacing: 24px; /* 36px */
-shell-grid-horizontal-item-size: 100px; /* 118px */
-shell-grid-vertical-item-size: 100px; /* 118px */
}

.icon-grid .overview-icon {
icon-size: 64px; /* 96px */
}


Borderless popup menu and dialog:
Comment out of the end gnome-shell.css
/* Popup dialog borders */
Last changelog:

4 years ago

2013/04/01 v1.9.1
- gnome-shell 3.8 support

atimus

3 years ago

It's simply perfect. Good job.

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thomassisson

4 years ago

Is anyone else having problems finding the theme after being redirected to DevianArt. Why not just upload it here?

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p3tz

4 years ago

The On/Off toggles are invisible for me. I am using Gnome 3.8 from Arch Linux gnome-unstable repository. Any idea how to fix that?

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KEIII

4 years ago

Thanks for your report. I suppose it fixed now. Check this out.

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p3tz

4 years ago

Yep, looks beautiful now. :)
Thanks.

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PDR

4 years ago

Nice theme! And the tutorial to change font size is nice. I changed font size to 10pts and its even better! =)

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Mills00013

5 years ago

This is exactly the shell theme I've been looking for. It goes great with both dark and light themes and its plain and simple. Keep up the good work!

Also, I hope you dont mind (and if you do let me know), but I've packaged your theme for Arch linux users in the AUR: https://aur.archlinux.org/packages.php?ID=58942

Arch linux users can install this (assuming usage of yaourt) by running "yaourt -S gnome-shell-theme-default-mod"

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KEIII

5 years ago

Thanks, I added info about this in description

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hfernandes

5 years ago

Great theme! Simple and effective!

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KEIII

5 years ago

thanks

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cesconix

5 years ago

beautiful theme, congratulations! The only flaw, in my opinion, is the size of fonts on the popup panel. No?

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KEIII

5 years ago

Thanks. Can you show it in the screenshot?

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Sonsum

5 years ago

I just made an account so I could say how amazing this theme is. It's what the default theme should have been like!

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KEIII

5 years ago

thank you

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lordix

5 years ago

2. Extract to ~./themes

should be so

2. Extract to ~/.themes

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KEIII

5 years ago

thanks, fixed

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lordix

5 years ago

Beautiful and elegent, thank you.

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andyrose

5 years ago

Looks very nice. How do I change themes with gs 3.4? the user theme extension aint compatible with it.

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KEIII

5 years ago

I saw what theme extension not comparability with gs 3.4. I'm use extension from repository on my Ubuntu 11.10. I hope extension on site will works soon.
Now, you can replace original theme to this (make backup) in /usr/share/gnome-shell/theme, but I'm not recommend do that.

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4 years ago

2013/04/01 v1.9.1
- gnome-shell 3.8 support

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1.9.1-1
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