Get Paid Android Apps for Free.

Elegance Gnome Shell Theme

Elegance is a clean HUD theme for Gnome Shell made by Satyajit Sahoo. The theme is compatible with the latest Gnome Shell 3.2.

  • First backup your Gnome Shell theme directory i.e. "/usr/share/gnome-shell/theme/".
  • Extract the tar.gz file and rename "gnome-shell" directory to "theme", 
  • Copy it to "/usr/share/gnome-shell/".
  • Restart GNOME Shell by pressing "Alt+F2", then type r and press Enter.
You can also install theme selector extension and use gnome tweak tool to switch themes. Follow the instructions below (for Ubuntu 11.10):
  • Run the following command: sudo apt-get install git-core
  • Install Gnome Tweak Tool by running following command: sudo apt-get install gnome-tweak-tool
  • Download Gnome Shell extensions by running following command: git clone git://
  • Now access the directory from terminal by running following command: cd gnome-shell-extensions/
  • Finally run this command to install the extension: ./ --prefix=$HOME/.local --enable-extensions="user-theme"
  • Logout, come back and use Gnome Tweak Tool to switch themes.
Many thanks to Satya for the tip


Follow Us !!

Follow on TwitterFollow on FacebookGet PAGF Android App on Play StoreSubscribe via emailSubscribe to RSSFollow on Google Plus