Posts tagged Ubuntu

Changing the Steam icon in Ubuntu 16.04

The official tray icon for Steam looks good with Ubuntu’s Ambiance theme, however, it doesn’t adjust its color when you change to the Radiance theme. Luckily, in order to change the icon, all you have to do is replace the existing icon: /usr/share/pixmaps/steam_tray_mono.png The icon is a 48 x 48 png image, so I suggest… Continue reading

Creating Launcher Icons in Ubuntu (14.04)

TLDR sudo apt-get install –no-install-recommends gnome-panel gnome-desktop-item-edit ~/Desktop/ –create-new sudo mv ~/Desktop/name.desktop /usr/share/applications/ Full Version Sometimes programs you want to install in Linux come as nicely packaged deb files, making them easy to install. Other times programs come as a folder with a shell script *.sh inside that you are supposed to run through the… Continue reading