Awesome Window Manager offers three simple themes for users that need a change. Here you can get a brief look at the default themes, along with instructions to sample them for yourself. The efficiency of…
The Linux login manager or display manager is used to handle the login procedures for the Linux desktop. If you have a login manager and a desktop environment installed on your system the login manager will load in place of the default shell after booting your system.
Display Manager Functions
The Linux desktop login manager will allow you authorise your user account for security purposes, after that your desktop session will load.
The Xfce 4 desktop a simple and lightweight notification system as well. This tool is called the Xfce notification daemon and provides cool popup notification bubbles.
Customize your notifications with different themes, or change the location and opacity of your popup bubbles.
Here we will look at some of the existing Xfwm4 themes, where they are stored, and how they work. Themes for Xfwm4 use the popular GTK+ 2.0 format.
Xfwm4 themes use a pixmap theme engine and text files for configurations. But this window manager can also use Gtk themes if configured properly.
The Xfce 4 window manager also provides a convenient interface where users can switch their window decoration themes. Many users have submitted their fantastic creations for users to try for free, and Xfce 4 has many available by default.
The default window manager for Xfce 4 is Xfwm4 which is highly customizable. This is just a simple look at all the appearance settings, with a few other helpful tips of course.
Here are a few hand selected themes for the Mozilla Firefox web browser. Mozilla Firefox themes are just like personas, only slightly more complicated.
More About Firefox Themes
A theme will add a cool new background to the Firefox interface, new icons, new menus, and a completely new look. There are many themes available that have been created by members of the community. Here are a few of my favorite themes.
Browse the web in style by adding Mozilla Firefox persona’s to spice up the interface. A new persona will change the look of the top toolbar area giving it a new background.
About Firefox Persona’s
Like themes and add-ons there are several Firefox persona’s available to download as well. More persona’s are being created all the time, here are a few of my favorites.
With Mozilla Firefox you can change your persona or your theme to give your browser a different look. There is also a large variety of themes which have been created by the community that you can download for free.
About Firefox Themes
Changing the theme has a greater effect than simply changing the persona, the persona changes only the background image at the top of the window, whereas changing the theme will also change the look of buttons as well as the background.
If you are using Window Maker as your desktop environment you might want to play around with all the available themes to find one that you like. Window Maker has a good selection of themes, although they only differ in color.
If you want to adjust your window buttons or fonts you will have to look in the Window Maker preferences section. Inside the appearance tab of the main menu you can find a themes sub-menu will all the available themes listed. Simply select the theme you want from the list and it will become active.