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How to install the Manjarin GTK theme on Linux

The Manjarin GTK theme is a modification of another theme by the name of Telinkrin. The purpose of this theme to help the Manjaro Gnome edition look better, but it’s not exclusive to Manjaro. The design of the GTK theme looks great and has vibrant colors of green, grey, and …

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How to save Mate desktop panel configs

The best way to backup your Mate desktop panel configuration for safekeeping is with the Mate Tweak utility. It’s a tool forked from Linux Mint’s MintDesktop tool, and it offers up an impressive UI that can fully backup how your panel is configured. Mate Tweak also offers up pre-set panel …

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How to install the Nordic GTK theme on Linux

Nordic is an interesting dark GTK theme for Linux. The color scheme for Nordic is very blue/dark gray, with a light green accent. Perfect for those looking for a nice, stylish dark GTK theme for the desktop. In this guide, we’ll go over how to install it. Install Git on …

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5 alternative desktop panels to try out on Linux

Sick of the default panel on your Linux desktop environment? Wishing you had a better panel with more features? If so, we’ve got you covered! Here are 5 alternative desktop panels to try out on Linux! 1.Tint2 Tint2 is a simple, lightweight panel for the Linux desktop. It is highly …

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How to re-enable desktop icons in Gnome Shell

For as long as it has existed on Linux, Gnome Shell has had desktop icons. However, in version 3.28, the developers decided that it would be better to disable this functionality altogether. Understandably, disabling desktop icons in the Gnome Shell desktop environment created some backlash within the community from users. …

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How to edit program shortcuts in KDE Plasma 5

Is there an app icon on your KDE Linux desktop that doesn’t look right? Are you looking to edit it to make a change? Follow this guide to learn to how edit program shortcuts in KDE Plasma 5. Method 1: KDE menu editor If you’re on KDE Plasma 5 and …

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How to fix empty Properties window for GeekTool on macOS

GeekTool is a macOS customization tool that’s been around for a long time. There are hundreds of different Geeklets available for it which allow users to quickly customize their desktop. GeekTool doesn’t force you to use pre-developed Geeklets. The app lets anyone create their own Geeklets if they know how. …

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