PRO-Dark-XFCE-Edition

XFCE/XFWM4 Themes xfce4

Source (link to git-repo or to original if based on someone elses unmodified work): https://github.com/paullinuxthemer/PRO-Dark-XFCE-Edition

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Description:

PRO-Dark-XFCE-Edition

Made by paulxfce

A clear and easy-on-the-eyes theme that is meant for those who use the XFCE/Gnome-desktop professionally on a daily basis. The focus in this theme is compatibility: GTK-2 applications and GTK-3 applications look virtually the same. Libre-office, Scribus, Evolution, Geary, Planner, GnuCash, LaTeXila, Geany, the Gimp, Inkscape,...

Chrome, firefox, Web and Opera have no issues with this theme.

About the looks, you will notice some Elementary-theme, Arc-theme and Gnome-OSX, in a darker version.
This is a XFCE-interpretation of my gnome-theme PRO-Dark-GTK.


IMPORTANT:

There are two versions available:
PRO-Dark-XFCE-Edition-I is the older XFCE-D-PRO which works fine with thunar below version 1.8

PRO-Dark-XFCE-Edition-II is the newer up-to-date version that requires Thunar 1.8 or above

This theme uses GTK 3.20+ for the gtk3-build-apps; GTK2-apps and QT-apps look virtually the same.

How to install:

Download the theme,

Just copy the extracted file to a '.themes'-folder you make in your home directory.
Then use Appearance/ Window-manager to select the Style.
LOG OUT AND BACK IN for changes to take full effect !

The standard XFWM-windowmanager is used as the compositor, With the following specific settings in the Window Manager Tweaks:
- display compositing enabled.
- Synchronize drawing to the vertical blank enabled.
- Show shadows under dock windows enabled.
Opacity of popup windows is set more to the left (more transparency): this gives the translucency under the drop down-menu's. You can move the layer more to the left for more transparency.


Comments

Please comment if you see things broken, or want differently. I will post fixes as soon as possible.

Updates:

Version II is a fully up-to-date version for the new thunar (>=1.8)
Version 1.1 includes ALL the window-control-buttons of XFCE-titlebar
Version 1.2 is build on top of ubuntu 17.10, with a new whiskermenu and solution for the awkward behaviour of the desktop-icons.
Version 1.3 completed the making of the panel and Whisker-menu. This version is made to work on Xubuntu 17.10.
Version 1.4 Fix for the desktop-icons, re-theming of Thunar in Toolbar-style, re-adjusting GTK3-theme to match GTK2, overall lighter blue-selected-color and grey-ed menu-items all look the same; Further theming of Whisker-menu: Adjusted padding and margins to make it less clunky and added text-shadows to improve the font-rendering.
Version 1.5 correcting parsing-errors.
Version 1.6 bugfixes and license-requirements
Last changelog:

Corrected issues with Whisker-menu and XFCE-Notification 8 months ago

Corrected issues with Whisker-menu and XFCE-Notification

superinek

10 days ago

8 + finally a good looking consistent! theme. This is rated way too low.

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molko

3 months ago

8 +

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fjuwoeg

3 months ago

8 +

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freefreeno

4 months ago

Good one thanks.

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2carats

5 months ago

8 + this is great! i only want to give one feedback. When used as theme for lightdm, the font colour is white over light grey background which is hardly readable.

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dobriii

6 months ago

8 +

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ticoon

6 months ago

-The menu on Mousepad is not good
http://i63.tinypic.com/mtwk8i.jpg
-Firefox 63.0 doesn't have a scroll bar

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brycelynch

7 months ago

Xfce's themes always felt so "retro" and kept me from switching from Gnome for a long time, but seeing your work I have no reason not to use Xfce anymore. So thanks :)

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brycelynch

7 months ago

8 +

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armageddon51

8 months ago

Awesome II ! You did it. They work great in Manjaro now. Thank you very much.

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nkl90

8 months ago

Hello, I've a bug with "Save as..." window in Chrome and Firefox, and bug with some window in xfce4-panel settings, such as sound settings

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8Phoenix8

8 months ago

I've a bug with the search bar it became white and move when I do a right click on an apps..

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paulxfce

8 months ago

Yes, I know. I will look into this.

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xypepper

8 months ago

8 +

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malysps

8 months ago

8 +

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fblais

9 months ago

8 Great stuff!
What about a dark titlebar version? :)
Thanks!

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psychydyl

9 months ago

8 Superb!

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armageddon51

10 months ago

Not sure when this happen but the left panel (location) has lost its colour in Manjaro Xfce. It is just white instead of grey now. Was there any change ?

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armageddon51

10 months ago

I have check it out in VB with an older version. The change happen with the new Thunar manager (1.8 now, was 1.6 before). The theme doesn't look the same anymore with that. Still since Manjaro xfce is the most popular distro now, it may be a good idea to fix it.

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paulxfce

10 months ago

Thunar, and a bunch of other now switched totally to GTK3, so my theme is outdated. This requires some size-able adjustments to the theme, so give me some time...

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armageddon51

10 months ago

Exactly, they are migrating in bunch to GTK3 (manjaro). Not your fault. I hope you can follow soon because your themes are the best for XFCE, hands down. Thanks.

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paulxfce

10 months ago

No no no, here's the final version for tonight:
https://i.imgur.com/DSuFpl9.png

Hope you like it...

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paulxfce

10 months ago

This is a newer version of thunar:
https://i.imgur.com/oO0fSil.png
This looks more like it... Do you agree?

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paulxfce

10 months ago

Switching to gtk3 is interesting themingwise: this is what I came up with for thunar:
https://i.imgur.com/KGqO21F.png
I have not found a solution for the sidebar though

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paulxfce

10 months ago

I'll look into it.

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Corrected issues with Whisker-menu and XFCE-Notification 8 months ago

Corrected issues with Whisker-menu and XFCE-Notification

Added Edition II 9 months ago

Added a new version

Changed category in which this theme resides 1 year ago

Because GTK/XFCE4 theme do not exist as a separate category I changed it' place to XFCE4-theme

Bugfixes and license-requirements 1 year ago

Bugfixes and license-requirements fullfilled

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product-maker superinek May 09 2019 8 great
+ finally a good looking consistent! theme. This is rated way too low.
product-maker molko Feb 09 2019 8 great
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product-maker fjuwoeg Jan 23 2019 8 great
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product-maker 2carats Dec 09 2018 8 great
+ this is great! i only want to give one feedback. When used as theme for lightdm, the font colour is white over light grey background which is hardly readable.
product-maker dobriii Nov 08 2018 8 great
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product-maker brycelynch Oct 06 2018 8 great
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product-maker xypepper Aug 23 2018 8 great
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product-maker malysps Aug 20 2018 8 great
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product-maker fblais Aug 15 2018 8 great
Great stuff! What about a dark titlebar version? :) Thanks!
product-maker psychydyl Jul 27 2018 8 great
Superb!
product-maker wkr Jun 28 2018 8 great
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product-maker Tonho Jun 28 2018 8 great
+The best one, not painel bug like axiom.
product-maker acommn Jun 14 2018 8 great
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product-maker wheelchairdriver May 11 2018 8 great
product-maker bandithijo May 09 2018 8 great
product-maker genebustam Feb 16 2018 8 great
nice theme but doesn't look good on gmusicbrowser (a music player) and it doesn't show shadows on KDE.
product-maker AV1Aca Jan 28 2018 8 great
product-maker armageddon51 Jan 14 2018 8 great
product-maker izzzy Jan 14 2018 3 bad
product-maker galaktyk Jan 14 2018 8 great
product-maker Count: 2 Rating: 5.0

superinek

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updated Sep 07 2018
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