Wednesday, June 27, 2012

[HOW TO] Install Ambiance and Radiance Themes in Xubuntu (ppa)

Ambiance and Radiance are two Gtk themes and they have a version compatible with Xfce/Xubuntu.

Ambiance has dark panel, dark toolbar and dark window title bar, while Radiance displays this elements with light colors.

There are also some color variations for each theme: Blue, Graphite, Green, Orange, Pink, Purple, Red and Yellow.

Radiance theme at top left and Ambiance at top right. The panel appearance of each theme is beneath it. At the bottom are two color variations of the Ambiance theme.


Open a terminal window and run:
# Add Ravefinity Project PPA
sudo add-apt-repository ppa:ravefinity-project/ppa -y
# Update package information and install ambiance and radiance themes
sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get install ambiance-xfce-lxde radiance-xfce-lxde
# Install other colors variations (blue, green, purple, ...):
sudo apt-get install ambiance-colors-xfce-lxde radiance-colors-xfce-lxde


RAVEfinity Project


  1. Es el mismo aspecto que las ventanas de Ubuntu, ¿no?