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WinTwin-LM17C Slate

   3.1  

Cinnamon Theme

Score 47%
WinTwin-LM17C Slate
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WinTwin-LM17C Slate
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Minimum required   GTK 3.x
Downloads:  774
Submitted:  Jul 12 2014
Updated:  Jul 26 2014

Description:

WinTwin - Linux Mint 17 Cinnamon Theme
Includes: Login Screen, Cinnamon Menu Theme, Gtk2/Gtk3 Window Borders and Controls.
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Modification of several themes to produce a Windows 7 style theme that works on Linux Mint 17 Cinnamon Desktop.

Extras:
If you want a Cairo dock sidebar with a matching background to the panel, there's a "CairoDock-Background.png" that you set up to .750 transparency....
(Right Click) CairoDock> Configure> Appearance> Background: Fill the background with an Image, then Open and navigate to the image.

To get a Windows icon on your menu button....
(Right Click) Menu button> Configure> Use a custom icon, then navigate to the windows-7.png icon (there's one in the zip package). If you downloaded the WinTwin Icon Theme, the menu icon is in: WinTwin/scalable/extras/menu-icons/windows-7.png.

It's been a few years since I've submitted any themes here, and I'm not too sure how reliable the free download links are, so I'll create a few. I'm not all that sure what Windows 7 really looks like. I don't have it on any of my computers (except my wife's), and haven't used Windows very often since Mandrake 9.0 (my first Linux distro). I came up with the theme by looking at others that did not work in LM17, and fixed them by rewriting a lot of code, and creating some new graphics. My wife uses Vista, and it's been giving her problems, so I created this theme to help her transition to Linux, maybe others have the same need, or maybe you just like the Windows theme. Try to get the icon themes I mention, they really polish off the theme.

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Installation Instructions:
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Complete Cinnamon Desktop Theme:
Includes: Cinnamon, Controls, and Window Borders
Extract the Downloaded Theme-WinTwin-LM17C.zip into a folder.
For use by all users:
Copy the WinTwin-LM17C folder (not the MDM Theme)
into /usr/share/themes.
For individual user:
Copy the WinTwin-LM17C folder (not the MDM Theme)
into Home/.themes (Make sure to Show Hidden Files if
using Nemo file manager).
After copying theme files:

1. Cinnamon Theme (Desktop, Menu and Panel Theme):
Menu> Preferences> Themes
Under the Installed tab, you should find WinTwin-LM17C.
Highlight and click (+ Apply theme) button.

2. Controls (Colors and graphics in windows and menus):
Menu> Preferences> Themes
Under the Other Settings tab, under the Controls drop-down
menu, you should find WinTwin-LM17C.
Highlight and click the selection.

3. Window Borders (Graphics for windows borders, menubars, and toolbars)
Menu> Preferences> Themes
Under the Other Settings tab, under the Window borders
drop-down menu, you should find WinTwin-LM17C.
Highlight and click the selection.
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MDM Greeter (Login Screen):
You do not need to extract the MDM-Theme/WinTwin-LM17C.tar.gz since you will use root
privileges to install.
Main Menu> Administration> Login Window (enter password)>
Theme:
Style: GDM
+Add
Navigate to the folder (MDM-Theme) where
WinTwin-LM17C.tar.gz is and select that file to install.
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Suggested Icon theme is WinTwin-Icon Theme:
http://gnome-look.org/content/show.php?content=166142
The hosting site is a free site, so the download will be sloooooow. I'm not sure of the reliability, but if anyone knows of a good free file-sharing site for files over 100MB, let me know in the comments.

Alternatively, you can use the w2-7 icons:
http://gnome-look.org/content/show.php/Win2-7+Pack?content=113264
AND/OR the G-Xiria icons:
http://gnome-look.org/content/show.php/G-Xiria+3.0?content=123923
To use both icon themes above, set the Win2-7 inherits to G-Xiria, install both, and select the Win2-7 set. The G-Xiria icons will be used secondary, but before the default set used by LM17.
Otherwise a nice colorful set looks good with this theme such as oxygen, hicolor, and foxtrot (available from the default LM17 repositories).

Suggested Mouse Pointer is oxy-chrome (oxygen-cursor-theme
available in the default LM17 repositories).
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Credits & Licenses:

MDM Theme:
Modified from Xubuntu List mdm GDM Theme.
http://opendesktop.org/content/show.php/Xubuntu+List+mdm?content=152828
GTK-2.0 from Shiki-Colors for GDM
Mint logo from:
http://linuxmint-art.org/content/show.php/LM+logo+on+chrome+plate?content=152910
GPL licence

Cinnamon Theme:
Modified from Faience+ Cinnamon Theme
http://cinnamon-spices.linuxmint.com/themes/view/148

GTK 3.0/2.0 theme: (for gtk 3/2 apps controls)
Modified w7-n
http://opendesktop.org/content/show.php/w7-n?content=164827
Creative Commons License
http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/3.0/

Metacity Theme (Window borders)
Modified Win2-7 Metacity
http://gnome-look.org/content/show.php/Win2-7+Pack?content=113264
License: GPL

Icon Theme:
Combination of Win2-7 icons and G-Xiria icons
http://gnome-look.org/content/show.php/Win2-7+Pack?content=113264
License: GPL
http://gnome-look.org/content/show.php/G-Xiria+3.0?content=123923
License: Artistic 2.0
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Changelog:

3.1

Changed the saturation (slight color change) on metacity window borders.

Corrected GDM/MDM line to center date/time line on login window for non-widescreen monitors.

3.0

Created 'Slate' theme similar to Windows 7 Slate.

GDM/MDM: layout and background.

Cinnamon: menu color, menuitem bars, panel buttons.

Metacity: window borders, tabs, menuitem bars.

2.0

Changed the background and logo for the MDM Login theme.

Removed the extra MDM file in 1.0 download to lighten the file size.



License:
Some components are GPL, Creative Commons, and Artistic 2. See credits for more info.

(Theme-WinTwin-LM17C-3.1Slate.zip (mediafire.com))
(Theme-WinTwin-LM17C-3.1Slate.zip (adrive.com))
(Theme-WinTwin-LM17C-3.1Slate.zip (4shared.com))
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