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how to install themes/icons themes with lxappearance

In lxappearance there is a git "+ install" button but it only accepts .tar.gz files. When downloading a theme/icon theme, the file is a .tar.xz, and when I try to turn the .tar.xz into a ....
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How do I change the icon on an app installed as a “flatpak”?

On my new Meerkat, running Pop 21.04 (based on Ubuntu), I have Thunderbird installed as a flatpak. And I would like to change the application icon (along with a number of other application icons) to a ...
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How to temporarily hide an icon on XFce4's panel?

I have an icon on the panel that I'd like to hide, but only temporarily, i.e. my mail check icon. There are times I'd like to hide it, so I can focus on work, ignoring E-mails until later. Removing ...
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Debian Buster LXQt cannot place icons to desktop edge

can anyone help me with this please? I cannot seem to place icons on the desktop to the edge of the screen. There is a gap on the left and a much larger gap to the right where I cannot place icons ...
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Fedora 34 - Libreoffice - Could not load a pixbuf from icon theme

After upgrading to Fedora 34 I installed libreoffice. When I try to run it I get the following: (soffice:8828): Gtk-WARNING **: 14:00:00.573: Could not load a pixbuf from icon theme. This may ...
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Can't reorder the menu in Gnome

I tried gsettings reset org.gnome.shell app-picker-layout and rebooting to see if that helped, but it didn't. I can't reorder the items (e.g. drag and drop) in neither favourites or the menu itself. I ...
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not finding icons in dolphin in pop os 20.04

I have installed dolphin of KDE in pop os. But I found that folder icons and back forward icons were not showing in that file manager. Looking for the solution, I found that installing qt5ct and then ...
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Two strange documents icons on KDE CentOS toolbar. With a “java” label on them, but no java process visible. What are they?

Under my KDE 4.14 CentOS session I have strange document icons with a tooltip "java" when I come over them. But I see no java process liked to them with a ps -aux command. What are they ?
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how to remove penguins eggs icon from ufficio zero ufficiozero tropea

so i recently installed ufficio zero tropea and this weird penguins eggs icon keeps popping up every time i login or reboot. Does anyone know how to keep it deleted so it doesn't show up any more?
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In Fedora 33, (Gnome 3) Desktop Folders dont appear

I usually use Ubuntu LTS but thought I'd give Fedora 33 (Gnome 3) a try. Works well except when I save, move or copy folders to my desktop, they dont appear there (but show up in a file list of the ...
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How to override a tray icon of a 3rd party application in i3?

I am looking for a way to override a tray icon of a running application in i3 from a console (cli tool). For example running something like change-tray-icon slack away.png where slack identifies the ...
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Can it be assigned a different icon to each of the Whisker-menu “Search Actions”?

Whisker Menu launcher has a great feature called "Search Actions" that can show and run any command as if it were a launcher (without the need to create such a launcher). Any file or folder ...
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Bigger icons when cycling windows in Xfce

Disabling previews under "Compositor" in Window Manager Tweaks shows icons while cycling windows. But these are smaller than the previews. I would like to have them larger. Something like ...
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How can I change an icon in my system tray?

Most of my icons in my system tray are white, but one is coloured. I would like to change the coloured one to be just white, like the others. The icon in question belongs to Flameshot, and they said ...
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How do I update the panel launcher icon?

I have a .desktop file in a launcher on the panel. I want to be able to update the icon used for it from a script. I run Zorin OS 15.3 education lite (sorry about the Zorin specific terms) My panel ...
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cinnamon panel icons continually reordering

I'm running cinnamon desktop environment in Debian Bullseye. The panel icons continually reorder themselves without any (conscious) input from me. How can I prevent this from happening?
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Add emblem icon to a .desktop app launcher

For an app launcher in a Gnome/MATE panel (or at the desktop) I would like to add an extra icon to the actual app icon at its bottom right corner as it is known from 'emblems' for files and folders in ...
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Taskbar icon for SearchMonkey is invisible!

(Note: I've looked at Can I change the image of the icons on my taskbar?, but either I'm too dumb to understand the answers there, or they doesn't address my problem anyway.) I just installed ...
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Finding/replacing NetworkManager applet icons?

tl;dr - How do I determine which icons the NetworkManager applet uses so I can replace them with custom ones? Summary I have the NetworkManager applet in my main panel/taskbar/systray area (was there ...
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moving directory with custom icon (set by gio) causes the custom icon to be removed

Upon moving a directory with mv "/tmp/testdir" "/home/tor/", was the custom icon set by gio ( gio set "/tmp/testdir" metadata::custom-icon file:///home/tor/testdir.png ) ...
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How do Chrome app icons work?

This is fairly trivial question, but I’m curious about how this works. I just wanted to change an icon used by a Chromium App created from a web address. The .desktop file refers to an icon with a ...
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List / folder of all GTK icons and their names

I am working on a GUI. I use the gi module in Python. I want to add some icons to my GUI but I couldn't find a list of all icons with their corresponding names. Where can I find such a list? Is there ...
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How can I change the Notepadqq toolbar icons?

I am pretty content with my Linux Mint (19.3) setup with the Cinnamon DE. Since Linux Mint is based on Ubuntu, I'm pretty confident that any solution you come up with, will work on Linux Mint as well. ...
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Kali linux 2020.2 have white screen and icons not showing after update

I updated my virtual machine from kali 2020.1 to kali 2020.2 using apt-get upgrade command in the terminal and it completed successfully. Suddenly I got power-cut and I am also not saved the ...
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How to add icon to a custom grub boots script?

I downloaded primeos and copied system.sfs, ramdisk.img kernel, install.img, initrd.img from the ISO to ~/primeos and created an empty directory called ~/primeos/data. To boot, I created a custom menu ...
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How to define the running task icon?

I'm running Gnome 3.36.1 under Ubuntu 20.04. In the Gnome desktop file I have defined an icon 'myIcon' and this appears in the menu and on the extension "TaskBar 2020" favorites list. However when ...
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What is going on with Gnome icons in the status bar?

I recently upgraded to Fedora 32, and ever since, the icons in the top bar have been shifted down slightly. Any ideas what is going on?
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Assign an icon to a custom mimetype

I tried to create a custom mimetype (text/graphml+xml) by creating the file ~/.local/share/mime/packages/graphml+xml-mime.xml with this content: <?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> <mime-...
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Launch an application by a double click

I installed code blocks from binary to /opt/cb I wonder how to create a link which I can click and launch the application. I can launch it by $ /opt/cb/bin/codeblocks However, the file /opt/cb/...
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Can I add arbitrary directory to icon search dirs?

Linux desktop environments such as GNOME, KDE, XFCE etc search icon themes in some standard paths such as /usr/share/icons, ~/.icons, ~/.local/share/icons etc. I wonder if I can add any directory to ...
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Many icons don't show up in gucharmap on Ubuntu

I just installed gucharmap this package on my Ubuntu system but don't know why many icons can't show up. Does anyone koow the reason? Thank you.
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No icon in MATE applications menu

Today I noticed I have no icons in categories of the MATE application menu, that is: And they don't appear in the menu editor, either: Running openSUSE Tumbleweed, MATE 1.24.0 and my system is up to ...
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How to change icons and tray icons in Gnome?

Even though I like using Gnome, this issues drives me crazy and even makes me consider switching to KDE. I think the tray icons are quite useful for some application, and for others they are even ...
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Increase System Tray Icon Size in KDE

How can I increase the size of these System Tray Icons? :
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Smoother access to files on FTP Server

I use Nautilus on Ubuntu 18.04.3 to access ftp server. But if I select any files, it opens in the browser first, then gets downloaded in the download folder and then I have to open that downloaded ...
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Best way to check if Nautilus File Manager is running?

I've been working hours on this problem. When nautilus file manager is NOT running nautilus is running because it controls icons on the desktop. $ ps -aux | grep nautilus | grep -v grep rick ...
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Why is the icon I've placed into /usr/share/icons not displaying in the MATE Applications menu?

I have a .desktop file in /usr/share/applications with the entry: [Desktop Entry] Icon=my-app ... I have placed my-app.png into /usr/share/icons/hicolor/32x32/apps. The icon displays just fine for ...
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Change icon and cursor theme in dwm

I just installed my own dwm I patched in systray and I would like to change the icon theme it uses away from adiwaita to something else (Arch ,Faba, Moka or breeze). I tried changing to gnome, and ...
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How to remove this icon(update manager)? [closed]

this icon, i mean. It is not beautiful. I have to remove it.
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Extract icons from Windows executable

Windows executable files (New or Portable executables) can contain icons. How can I extract them, either as ICO files or separate images?
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How to use icon fonts in text editor?

I'm currently playing with Polybar and I'm trying to customize the beautiful themes provided here. To display nice looking icons on the bar, the above mentioned themes use the Material Icons, by ...
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How does Wine generate the image files for a Start Menu entry?

With an eye toward extracting all of the sizes of an icon (ICO file) as PNG images from an EXE file, I noticed that Wine appears to do this automatically. After the installation of foobar2000, Wine (...
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Where do I place an app icon? (cross-platform)

I have an app I'm developing for Linux and it has an icon. I'm certain that no icon themes contain my app's icon yet. Is there a pre-existing icon theme installed on every system that I can place the ...
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Rofi icons not showing on void-linux + i3 + Papirus icon theme

After I installed the papirus-icon-theme package, I setup rofi configuration like this: rofi.theme: ~/.vendor/gruvbox-rofi/gruvbox-dark.rasi rofi.show-icons: true At rofi launch, I can see a space ...
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Missing on off button font/icon/glyph in gnome-control-center after upgrading from stretch to buster

I recently upgraded a Debian Stretch installation to Buster using the official guide. I just noticed I'm missing some font/icon/glyph on the on/off switches in gnome-control-center. Where the icons ...
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Invisible icons while dragging if icon size is larger than 55

I am running Debian 9 / Xfce and I need to setup larger icons on the desktop. If I make the icons size larger than 55 they become invisible while dragging them to a new position or target. Is there ...
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How many states can show a mouse cursor on Linux?

Usually when using Windows people have several mouse states and each state have an icon and means something different. I'm testing a Mint 19 and I'm not able to see the states "application starting" ...
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How to disable custom icons for program in XFCE

I use many File manager (for some reasons) but they all have the same icon (besides Nemo), making it hard to recognize. Is there a way to disable this so that every File mnager use it's own original ...
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How to give each Firefox profile its own application icon in Plasma

I'm running KDE on Arch Linux. I have the following two .desktop files. [Desktop Entry] Comment=First Profile Exec=firefox --no-remote -P First %u GenericName=Firefox First Profile Icon=/path/to/...
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How to iconify Anaconda Navigator on the task bar?

I am using Ubuntu 18.04.1 LTS Bionic Beaver. I have installed Anaconda and to open it, I have to type anaconda-navigator in the terminal to open it every time. Is there a way to iconify it on my ...