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elementary Ubuntu by CassidyJames elementary Ubuntu by CassidyJames
DanRabbit's elementary theme modified to match Ubuntu's color scheme.

What I did:
- Changed selection/highlight color to orange
- Enabled elementary's dark panels
- Modified breadcrumbs and other Nautilus images to give them an orange highlight
- Modified close and menu buttons for Metacity to give them an orange highlight

- Uses Faenza-Dark icons by default
- Looks great with default Ubuntu wallpaper and font
- Requires nautilus-elementary (may consider packaging a version w/out this requirement)
- Screenshot uses Docky with the HUD theme

To apply:
- Unpackage the zip file,
- Copy the single folder into /usr/share/themes/, OR
- Copy the folder to ~/.themes/,
- Open System > Preferences > Appearance, and fianlly
- Choose elementary-ubuntu
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artist00 Featured By Owner Oct 23, 2011
i am just curious how you got the faenza battery icon in the system tray working?! i only got the 48x48 pixel one that came with the faenza installer script.

nice theme!
CassidyJames Featured By Owner Jan 26, 2012  Student Interface Designer
Uh... this is an old screenshot from quite some time ago. I didn't do anything special at the time, though keep in mind this is probably Ubuntu 10.10 or something.
artist00 Featured By Owner Jan 26, 2012
it doesn´t matter any more. in gnome-shell there is no issue with the battery icon.
thank you anyway for the reply.
Davidmonteiro Featured By Owner Aug 22, 2011
wall link?
CassidyJames Featured By Owner Aug 26, 2011  Student Interface Designer
Uh, it's the default wallpaper in Ubuntu 10.10. Here's a link to it, and here's the revised version from Ubuntu 11.04.
Ruskooh Featured By Owner May 30, 2011  Student Filmographer
Shit wont work for me.

Any changes to make theme pack?
CassidyJames Featured By Owner Jun 15, 2011  Student Interface Designer
This is an old (outdated) mod... to get this look now, just install Faenza and the elementary GTK themes, then tweak the settings. :P
AndOrNot Featured By Owner Nov 5, 2010
It's beautyfull!

A question: how do you remove the Doky icon from the left of the dock?
CassidyJames Featured By Owner Nov 9, 2010  Student Interface Designer
I think you have to be using the latest version of Docky, and then just type this into the terminal:

gconftool-2 --type Boolean --set /apps/docky-2/Docky/Items/DockyItem/ShowDockyItem False
hundone Featured By Owner Nov 1, 2010  Hobbyist General Artist
How did you get the icons in Nautilus sidebar to be 16px? My icons are smaller but I cant find anything in the gtkrc-file.
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