May 24, 2016

Material design ubuntu theme and icons

completely Look and feel Google material design linux ubuntu theme and icons using adapta theme (An adaptive Gtk+ theme based on Material Design Guidelines), numix icons and few gnome shell extensions. Using this ubuntu material theme and icons you need gnome tweak tool. If you haven't installed gnome tweak tool yet.
please do this to install gnome tweak tool.
open terminal (ctrl + alt + T)
sudo apt install gnome-tweak-tool
next, install adapta ( An adaptive Gtk+ theme based on Material Design Guidelines )
sudo apt-add-repository ppa:tista/adapta -y
sudo apt update
sudo apt install adapta-gtk-theme
Install Numix icon theme
sudo add-apt-repository ppa:numix/ppa
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install numix-icon-theme
Now, activate adapta theme and numix icon through tweak tool
set material designtheme through gnome tweak tool
here a few gnome shell extensions will make it better look and feel
dash to dock to customize your dock, transparent top bar to make adapta top bar transparent and Hide top bar to maximize your workspace.
- install dash to dock gnome shell extention, and customize it.
settingsDash to dock
- install Transparent top bar extention.
settingsTransparent top bar
- install Hide top bar gnome shell extention.
settingsHide top bar
set gnome shell extensions
done, Enjoy Look and feel Google material design on ubuntu.


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