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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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Install of QGIS 3.1x on Mint Tricia - no icons

I am a long time QGIS user and using the Mint distro for about two years. But...where is the Menu icon for a new install of QGIS 3.1x? I can launch it from Software Manager but I just want a Menu item....
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Same desktop icons copying on other monitors (Linux Mint 19.3)

I recently installed Linux Mint 19.3 Cinnamon, and I have a desktop icon issue. I have a 3 monitor setup at my computer, and I am trying to set up all of my desktop icons on the screens where I want ...
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Symbolic icon for various DEs

What is the right way to create application icons that would work with most popular DEs, like GNOME, KDE, LXDE, MATE? I know that GNOME supports symbolic icons so I put one in /usr/share/icons/...
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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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Force application to use specific icon theme

I'm wondering if there is any way (for example via environmental variables), how to force selected application to use a specific icon theme without changing the currently set one? Let's say Telegram ...
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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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How to add an icon to kde plasma desktop?

Hello I have Linux fedora 31 x86_x64. I've installed Qt5.14 and I have KDE Plasma Desktop. I can add easily an icon to Qt-Creator. But somehow I've accidentally deleted /home/.qt folder so now I don'...
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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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Icon entry in .desktop file behaves inconsistently

In a .desktop file I want to set the value of Icon without using an absolute path. My previous attempt with a different application worked, in which I placed the different sizes in .local/share/...
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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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Debian 10.3 doesn't show icons after accidental uninstall of icon packages

So I recently got a computer and installed Debian, and I wanted to check out some other icon themes, and one of the themes I installed had WAY too many icons, so I cleaned out the icon lists only 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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Cinnamon 3.8.8: Different icons for chrome profiles not honored in taskbar

I've created two launchers for Google Chrome, one for my work profile and the other for my personal profile. Each has a different icon so I can differentiate them easily. They live under "Internet" in ...
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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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Emblems in Nautilus/Caja from GNome/Mate STILL align overlapping, when more than two are set

As given by the topic, i'm still struggling with this annoyance. I'm using mate 1.20.4 and it still has this bug for years, now. Odd is, that i can't find any solution or even anyone else complaining ...
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I do not have battery and charger. How to test battery icons in the panel, using the battery percent and charging status in the terminal?

I have redesigned the battery icons and want to test them, using the battery percent and charging status in the panel, in the terminal. How? I tried to apply these questions: LXDE: change battery ...
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Capture or calibrate icons name and path of the running app window body

Based on the question https://stackoverflow.com/questions/5810399/how-to-get-icon-icons-path-of-running-app-in-linux-windows, but it works only on Windows. The package pygtk is not supported on Linux. ...
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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 ...
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Arch - KDE Plasma 5.7 and Latte Dock: Icons do not appear

I've recently installed Arch and chose KDE5 for my desktop environment. Being a fan of docks, I've opted to install Latte. The problem is that icons do not appear in my dock at all, thus rendering it ...
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Icon Pack that don't overwrite default application's icon

Is there an icon pack that don't override the default icons of certain applications? Or maybe a way to disable this behavior? Like in this picture, almost all those file manager have the same icons.
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Set icon for file type, Linux Mint

I want the files with the extension .api to have some chosen SVG icon in the File Manager. Assume, we have a file: /usr/share/icons/HighContrast/scalable/apps/utilities-terminal.svg I add a new MIME ...
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Change icons directory to a xdg base directory

How can I change the icons directory from ~/.icons to $XDG_DATA_HOME/icons/? I set $XDG_DATA_HOME to ~/.data/, but it didn't work (it seems that the icon configuration is not compliant to XDG Base ...
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Volume control and network notification icons are invisible and mutually exclusive after upgrading to Mint 19

On Linux Mint 18.3 (x64) MATE, I had the standard volume and networking tray icons. After upgrading in-place to Linux Mint 19, it apparently decided XFCE is what I wanted (but I can choose between ...
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Doubled system tray icons in Xfce

I have Red Hat based system with Xfce DE and installed Skype last version from official site. When I running it (only once, with one user account) in system tray I seeing doubled Skype icon, and not ...
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Debian 9.4.0 (Stretch) with LXQt - anyone experienced the same issues?

I tried to install Debian Stretch (9.4.0) together with desktop environment LXQt. Hereby I installed a raw and clean system without any additional packages first and then set the recommended and ...
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GTK3 Icon theme and window decorator per-application basis

I found here :), I can set a particular GTK3 theme per-application basis : GTK - Enable/set dark theme on a per-application basis Now I want to force : A particular icon theme per-application basis ...
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Why doesn't Rofi show icons on Debian 9 when run with drun-icon-theme option?

I use i3 as my primary user interface. To start applications I use Rofi which I execute as: rofi -show drun -drun-icon-theme MacBuntu-Remix where MacBuntu-Remix is a theme I have installed in ~/....