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Axiom Elementary - Gnome Shell Theme by axiom613 Axiom Elementary - Gnome Shell Theme by axiom613
Axiom Elementary is a Gnome Shell theme based on the appearance of Elementary OS. Axiom Elementary is fully compatible with Gnome Shell 3.4.



Install Gnome Tweak Tool and the User Themes Extension by running the following commands in the terminal.

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:webupd8team/gnome3
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install gnome-tweak-tool gnome-shell-extensions-user-theme

Open Advanced Settings (Gnome Tweak Tool) from the menu. Select Shell Extensions in the sidebar, and enable User Themes Extension.

Extract the zip file to "~/.themes/" or "/usr/share/themes/" and select "Axiom" in Gnome Tweak Tool>Theme>Shell theme.



04/06/2012 Updated to support Gnome Shell 3.4

01/18/2012 First release



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pazuzuthewise Featured By Owner Jul 24, 2012
It's nice, but the dash tooltips should have a dark background and its text should be white. As it is now, under gnome-shell 3.4 at least, the black tooltip text is unreadable, because of the dark background. This happens in overview mode, and also on the zoomed-in desktop (with the dash-to-dock extension) if the desktop wallpaper (or the content of the window in the background of the dash) is dark.

Example: [link]
snoxu Featured By Owner Apr 29, 2012
What icon theme and bottom dock are you using?

Also how might one change the shell theme colors?
axiom613 Featured By Owner May 22, 2012  Student General Artist
I believe I was using either Faience or Faenza at the time. The bottom dock is Avant Window Manager, and to change the shell theme colors, go to ~/.themes/Axiom/gnome-shell open up gnome-shell.css, find the values that you want to change and have some fun! That's how I started out creating this theme, actually =D
pausch1 Featured By Owner Apr 11, 2012
Hey! I've got a problem with your theme :(

When I search for an application in overlay mode all applications are found but not shown :(
I like this theme most so I dont want to change it, I wanna solve the problem :)

Thank you
axiom613 Featured By Owner Apr 22, 2012  Student General Artist
Sorry for taking so long to reply! Okay, so the problem is that you find the applications, but you can't see them? What version of Gnome Shell are you running, and do you have any extensions enabled? Does it happen with other themes or just this one? Let me know, and I'll try to find out what's causing it as soon as possible.
znejk Featured By Owner Apr 3, 2012
Could you please update your theme to 3.4??
axiom613 Featured By Owner Apr 6, 2012  Student General Artist
Done! Lemme know if you spot any bugs please =)
DzaDze Featured By Owner Feb 16, 2012  Student Interface Designer
font used in terminal ?
axiom613 Featured By Owner Mar 31, 2012  Student General Artist
The ubuntu font I think, or it might be from the droid family... Sorry, I'm currently working in a different partition, I'll confirm once I reboot.
brianphrack Featured By Owner Feb 2, 2012
Great theme, thanks. What is the launcher in the bottom left in the second picture?
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