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Old 02-13-2004, 01:03 AM   #1
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how to install icon themes...

how do i install icon themes? in kde 3.2 i get an error.
Old 02-13-2004, 07:53 AM   #2
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And that error would be....?
Old 02-13-2004, 01:50 PM   #3
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when i do install new theme, i go to the index.desktop and get this error

The file is not a valid icon theme archive!
Old 02-13-2004, 01:58 PM   #4
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you don't have to untar or unzip the file. From the icon theme manager, browse to the 'icon_theme.tar.gz' file and that's it


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