[Ubuntu] How to give your Ubuntu 14.04 LTS “Trusty Tahr” a cool look [24.08.2014]

GameplayJDK's Blog

A month ago I decided to install the recent LTS of Ubuntu (which currently is 14.04) on my laptop. I’ve used Ubuntu in Oracles VirtualBox before to build a new version of wubi for Windows 8 and 8.1 (an article on that will come soon), so I was prepared. As I finally had installed all my favorite software and development tools (e.g. eclipse, Chromium, QtCreator) I searched for a way to customize the look’n’feel of it. I don’t like orange too well, I like blueish colors better :P. I found a solution and in this article I want to show you how to make your system look a bit cooler.

The steps we will take towards modifying the theme are the following:

  1. Adding the ravefinity ppas (ambiance & radiance color themes and humanity color themes) and installing UnityTweakTool
  2. Setting background and theme color
  3. Customizing your terminals style

1.Let’s start off…

View original post 334 more words


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s