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Old 03-10-2015, 04:55 PM   #1
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How can I change my gtk theme?


How can I change my gtk theme? Ive looked online and found nothing. Thanks.
 
Old 03-10-2015, 05:28 PM   #2
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I tend to use pure window managers (Openbox, PekWM, DWM, etc) rather than full desktop environments (such as KDE, GNOME, XFCE, etc) and with those I always use lxappearance to change the themes.

You could also set them using a file at ~/.gtkrc-2.0:
Code:
gtk-theme-name="<name of theme>"
 
Old 03-10-2015, 10:37 PM   #3
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there is no real way we can tel you how to do that if you do not inform us to any of the needed details


What is your Operating system?
what version is it ?
what desktop are you using ?
is this gtk theme for a program or for Gnome ?
If gnome What version ?
Gnome 3 or the old 2 ?
 
  


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