7 Best Icon Themes For Ubuntu 18.04

   | Posted On : 2019 - 08 - 06   |   11 months ago   |    customization, linux
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Best Icon Themes For Ubuntu

Bored of same look and design every time? When the desktop opens up every time we have to see those boring icons and folders all the time doesn’t it? Don’t worry today I’m gonna talk about 7 best icon themes for your desktop so that you don’t have to see those boring icons always everytime your desktop boots up. Today’s icon theme gonna give fresh, new & better look to your desktop. Without further delay let’s get started before that if you guys are enjoying my articles please make sure you share it with your friends 🙂 so Let’s Start.

1. Tela-Light

Tela is my fav icon theme that’s why I put that on #1 but all the list are from my opinion & experience so don’t get confused, you can add yours too in the comment section. Tela is a flat colourful design icon theme available on both sites i.e gnome-look or github. You can download from there also and install it.

Installation On Ubuntu

Run the following commands on terminal.

cd ~/Desktop && git clone https://github.com/vinceliuice/Tela-icon-theme

cd Tela-icon-theme/ && chmod +x *

./install.sh -a

After execution is done congratulations you’ve successfully installed all varieties of tela icon theme now the next step is to select icon theme from gnome tweak tool. If you don’t know what Gnome Tweak Tool then i recommend you to view the previous article so that you can understand what it is and how to use it.

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Select your icon theme from tweaks tool, shown below then you’re ready to go.

select-tela-icon-theme-from-tweak-tool

That’s it for tela icon theme.

2. Flat Remix

One of all time fav icon theme of mine is flat remix i’ve discussed about before but not icon theme only theme that’s also great theme so don’t miss out theme also written in previous article. Without delay let’s have a look at Flat Remix Icon Theme.

flat-remix-icon-theme

Installation On Ubuntu

Run the following commands on terminal.

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:daniruiz/flat-remix

sudo apt-get update

sudo apt-get install flat-remix

After execution of command is finished goto tweak tool and select flat-remix- that’s it.

3. Dalisha Icon Theme

Dalisha is a simple yet beautiful icon theme for Ubuntu with support for more than 280 app icons. This icon theme helps you to customize your desktop icons so that you don’t have to see the same icons always every time your desktop opens up. Let’s have a look at Dalisha Icon Theme.

dalisha icon theme

Installation On Ubuntu

Run the following commands on terminal.

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:noobslab/icons

sudo apt-get update

sudo apt-get install dalisha-icons

That’s it for Dalisha theme you already know how to use it if you didn’t know yet re-read article carefully 😛 .

4. Shadow Icon Theme

Shadow icon theme is another icon theme on our list which features icons with flat design and long shadow effect. My first Linux distro is ParrotOS and the first time I use the icon theme on parrot is shadow icon theme since am a fan of circle icons rather than rectangular. If you like circle icon than rectangular one then shadow icon theme is a perfect icon theme for you. Let’s have a look at shadow icon theme.

shadow icon theme

Installation On Ubuntu

Run the following commands on terminal.

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:noobslab/icons

sudo apt-get update

sudo apt-get install shadow-icon-theme

After execution is done change the theme from tweak & that’s it.

5. Numix Circle Icon Theme

Numix Circle Icon Theme was designed by Numix Project, Numix Circle is the best circular icon theme you will ever find for Ubuntu. The theme design is inspired by elementary and gnome icon themes. As I’ve told earlier if you’re a fan of circle icons, ill say don’t miss it. Let’s have a look at the Numix Circle icon theme.

numix icon theme

Installation On Ubuntu

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:numix/ppa

sudo apt-get update

sudo apt-get install numix-icon-theme-circle

After execution of commands are done go to tweaks and select numix icon theme and you’re ready to rock. That’s it for Numix Icon Theme.

6. La Capitaine Icon Theme

La Capitaine Icon Theme is inspired by the latest release of Mac OS and Google’s Material Design, La Capitaine is another beautiful icon theme on my list. I’ve already said I’m a fan of circle icons however this theme is too good to ignore not because it’s icons are not circle but because of its looks and feel let’s have a look you’ll get it.

la capitaine icon theme

Installation On Ubuntu

Run the following commands in your terminal in order to install this theme.

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:dyatlov-igor/la-capitaine

sudo apt-get update

sudo apt-get install la-capitaine-icon-theme

Once the execution of all above command is done, goto tweaks and select la capitaine from the menu and you’re ready go home 🙂 That’s it.

7. Xenlism WildFire Icon Theme

Xenlism is a technological graphics project to improve the overall appearance and feeling of the end-user desktop. It is about minimalism and realism. More accurately, Wildfire is an icon theme for any system running x11 project clients like X.org or Wayland, like most of GNU/Linux or BSD systems and their derivatives (Debian, Archlinux, Mageia or FreeBSD) The graphics standards are inspired by Nokia’s Meego and Apple’s iOS icons theme. Let’s have a look.

xenlism wildfire icon theme

Installation On Ubuntu

sudo apt-key adv --keyserver keyserver.ubuntu.com --recv-keys 2B80AC38

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:xenatt/xenlism

bash <(curl -s https://raw.githubusercontent.com/xenlism/wildfire/master/INSTALL/sourcelist.install)

sudo apt-get update

sudo apt-get install xenlism-wildfire-icon-theme

After execution of above commands are done then goto tweaks and change icon themes to xenlism wildfire icon theme and you're ready to rock and roll.

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