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 3 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

PRO-Dark-XFCE-Edition 4.14 is an update to the newer XFCE-DE and GTK 3.22 up until GTK 3.34


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 4.14 updates to XFCE 4.14 and newer gnome-versions.
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:

Updated theme to 4.14 1 month ago

Much needed update to address issues that have arisen with latest GTK3 and XFCE 4.14
New switches as well.

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psychydyl

1 year ago

9 Superb!

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armageddon51

1 year 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

1 year 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

1 year 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

1 year 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

1 year 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

1 year 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

1 year 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

1 year ago

I'll look into it.

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wkr

1 year ago

9 +

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Tonho

1 year ago

9 +The best one, not painel bug like axiom.

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Taurus1

1 year ago

Very beautiful theme, very polished and consistent across all apps. I like the 3D look, rather than the flat themes common today. XFCE should really implement a couple of the great themes on this websites by default. The defaults all look very out-dated. Big thumbs up for this one!

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paulxfce

1 year ago

Thanks, yes, there are no modern themes for xfce, or lack the polish...

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acommn

1 year ago

9 +

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acommn

1 year ago

Hey Paul, just so you know, I signed up in this site just to be able to praise your excellent work on XFCE and Gnome themes and maybe also because I wanted to ask you some changes for XFCE-D-PRO theme, I would like to ask you to make a version with a clear differentiation between focused and unfocused windows, maybe through the window's title text grayed out or desaturated window control buttons, I leave it to your judgement; finally, I would like to ask you as well to add a dark border to the windows in order to discern each window's area. Thank you very much in advance and for your attention and please keep up the great work.

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yshadow

1 year ago

Hi Paul, the theme is great. I'm running Xubuntu 16.04 and everything works great, but one thing: scrollbars in Firefox and Thunderbird aren't visible. I can post the screenshots somewhere if it helps you. Thanks again for great work!

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wheelchairdriver

1 year ago

Hi Paul,
I am running Xubuntu 18.04 on my Laptop.
I downloaded your theme, extract it and copied it to /usr/share/themes.
After I selected your theme and logged out and back in I noticed that the titlebar of any window isn't themed.
Is there a way to fix this? TIA

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paulxfce

1 year ago

Select the theme also in the Windowmanager

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wheelchairdriver

1 year ago

Thank you. I totally forgot about the Windowmanager. Excellent theme I really like it.

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Art-2

1 year ago

Hi, where is the download link?

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paulxfce

1 year ago

in the files -tab above

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Art-2

1 year ago

thanks, I thought there where not any file, since months ago I was unable to download themes or icons, i just turned off on my add-ons...

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Art-2

1 year ago

thanks, I thought there where not any file, since months ago I was unable to download themes or icons, i just turned off on my add-ons...

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genebustam

1 year ago

9 nice theme but doesn't look good on gmusicbrowser (a music player) and it doesn't show shadows on KDE.

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Felandral

1 year ago

Hi, its a very good theme, thank you for it !
I suggest these modifications to gtk-3.0/gtk.css, to avoid warnings in terminal:
```
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< color: rgba(255, 255, 255, 0.75)
---
> color: rgba(255, 255, 255, 0.75);
7899,7900c7899,7900
< background-image:linear-gradient(to right,rgba(100,103,114,1),rgba(100,103,114,1)); }
< }
---
> background-image:linear-gradient(to right,rgba(100,103,114,1),rgba(100,103,114,1));
> }
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< padding-left: 3px
---
> padding-left: 3px;
12476c12476,12477
< shadowbox: 0px 1px 1px rgba(0,0,0,0.08);}
---
> box-shadow: 0px 1px 1px rgba(0,0,0,0.08);
> }
```

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Updated theme to 4.14 1 month ago

Much needed update to address issues that have arisen with latest GTK3 and XFCE 4.14
New switches as well.

Corrected issues with Whisker-menu and XFCE-Notification 1 year ago

Corrected issues with Whisker-menu and XFCE-Notification

Added Edition II 1 year 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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Great theme. Thank you for updating it for XFCE 4.14.
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product-maker superinek May 09 2019 9 excellent
+ finally a good looking consistent! theme. This is rated way too low.
product-maker molko Feb 09 2019 9 excellent
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product-maker fjuwoeg Jan 23 2019 9 excellent
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product-maker 2carats Dec 09 2018 9 excellent
+ 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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product-maker fblais Aug 15 2018 9 excellent
Great stuff! What about a dark titlebar version? :) Thanks!
product-maker psychydyl Jul 27 2018 9 excellent
Superb!
product-maker wkr Jun 28 2018 9 excellent
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product-maker Tonho Jun 28 2018 9 excellent
+The best one, not painel bug like axiom.
product-maker acommn Jun 14 2018 9 excellent
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product-maker wheelchairdriver May 11 2018 9 excellent
product-maker bandithijo May 09 2018 9 excellent
product-maker genebustam Feb 16 2018 9 excellent
nice theme but doesn't look good on gmusicbrowser (a music player) and it doesn't show shadows on KDE.
product-maker armageddon51 Jan 14 2018 9 excellent
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