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Old 11-01-2009, 01:41 AM   #1
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Programs are going ugly


Im using Kubuntu Jaunty
A while ago my Vmware started looking disgusting buttons got huge.
Yesterday Firefox did the same thing
Instead of the nice white default kde theme it was yellow/grey gnome like. It's hard to describe but the programs are suddenly looking very different. Other programs are fine.

I was just wondering if anybody had an explanation as to what is happening here.
 
Old 11-01-2009, 04:08 AM   #2
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Pictures are worth a thousand words, or so they say.
 
Old 11-02-2009, 10:39 AM   #3
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Configuration settings usually do not change on their own. What applications do you use and what are you or others actually doing/working/playing on that computer?
 
Old 11-03-2009, 04:39 PM   #4
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I just remembered I installed compiz which was stuffing most of the applications applying pretty effects but making everything looking ugly. I removed that and now only Vmware is ugly, I will just reinstall it some time and if it goes ugly again I will try to work out what the problem was.

Thanks for reading
 
Old 11-03-2009, 05:59 PM   #5
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I've had something similar happen on Ubuntu before now just when changing resolutions, for some reason the Gnome theme changed to the ugly default. No idea why that happened.
 
  


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