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Old 07-17-2012, 11:30 PM   #1
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Fedora 17, Unable to change Icon theme. Please help

I'm unable to change the icon theme on any of the users. I did also try running "gsettings set org.gnome.desktop.interface icon-theme fedora" with root & non-root.

I did find the following link.

But I don't know where the "~/.icon" folder is, any helpful suggestions will be appreciated.
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~/ IS your home folder
on fedora for a normal user
for root it is

and "dot" files are hidden system files
like on windows these are system files and not displayed by default
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To see the hidden files in file manager hit ctrl-h or the menu view->hidden files. You will then see the .icon folder if it exists. Using command line ls -a will show all the files.

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