In this tutorial you will learn how to change a desktop theme on Ubuntu 20.04 Focal Fossa Linux.
In this tutorial you will learn:
- How to install Gnome Tweaks
- How to change an Ubuntu theme
Changed theme on Ubuntu 20.04 Gnome Focal Fossa Linux Desktop
Software Requirements and Conventions Used
Software Requirements and Linux Command Line Conventions
||Requirements, Conventions or Software Version Used
||Installed Ubuntu 20.04 or upgraded Ubuntu 20.04 Focal Fossa
||Gnome Tweaks Tool
||Privileged access to your Linux system as root or via the
# – requires given linux commands to be executed with root privileges either directly as a root user or by use of
$ – requires given linux commands to be executed as a regular non-privileged user
How to change desktop theme on Ubuntu 20.04 step by step instructions
- If you have not done so yet, the first step is to install Gnome Tweaks tool.
- Open up the Gnome Tweaks tool and change to any available theme.
You are not limited to the themes presented by default. Fell free to install any custom or third-party themes like for example macOS theme.
Once within the Gnome Tweaks tools navigate to
Appearance. The theme consists of various theme settings such us, Applications, Cursor icons etc. Change any of the settings to desired style.