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Old 05-17-2001, 10:39 PM   #1
carlcromer
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I want to install a theme and I am having no luck.
I downloaded a theme and then I did

gzip -d filename.tar.gz

then

tar xvf filename.tar

it made two directories backgrounds and styles and also a file with an lsm extension.

not sure how to procede.

need help please
 
Old 05-17-2001, 11:09 PM   #2
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if your using kde

go to the >kde control center , >look and feel, >theme manager. hit add, then browse to where your theme is saved. select it, then hit apply.
 
Old 05-18-2001, 05:49 AM   #3
carlcromer
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well I am using gnome, but the problem is that when I unziped and untared this file it created many files and other directories. The question is "what is the type or file extension that I am looking for?" What file do I select when I browse from my theme manager?
 
  


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