All Desktop Screenshots for 2017

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All Desktop Screenshots for 2017

Post by vrkalak » Mon Jan 02, 2017 1:48 am

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Re: All Desktop Screenshots for 2017

Post by vrkalak » Sat Jan 21, 2017 2:07 am

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Post by Nili » Mon Jan 30, 2017 3:11 pm

Very nice and minimal. As always GOOD Job vrkalak!
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Re: All Desktop Screenshots for 2017

Post by aandmsantos0910 » Sat Feb 04, 2017 10:49 pm

Hello All,
Here is the last 2 setups for Linux Mint 18.1 x64 Cinamon DE.

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Theme Info: http://aandmsantos0910.deviantart.com/a ... -653418709

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Theme Info: http://aandmsantos0910.deviantart.com/a ... -661395354
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Re: All Desktop Screenshots for 2017

Post by TooMuchTime » Sat Feb 04, 2017 11:14 pm

I like my desktop background to change as a slide show. I have many different photos. Some I've taken myself, some I've downloaded. It's difficult for me to stick with one background photo because I like the variety of having different backgrounds.

Here's my latest slide show group.

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Here's one photo from the group.

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Since this laptop has a smallish 1280x800 screen, I have to resize the backgrounds to fit the screen properly but that small step is worth it.

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Re: All Desktop Screenshots for 2017

Post by kennethso » Sun Feb 05, 2017 5:16 am

Here is mine after hours of tinkering
Some more details:
  • Don't really like putting the panel on the top, but I have the window title bars removed when maximized (by editing the metacity theme file: https://github.com/linuxmint/Cinnamon/issues/5764). The window buttons are more natural for me to be put at the top
  • The window buttons are from the applet "Window Buttons with Title" (https://cinnamon-spices.linuxmint.com/applets/view/184). Edited the theme files of the applet so it matches the theme of whole desktop. Although there is an option to hide the applet when a window is maximized, it doesn't work consistently so I just keep them always here.
  • Don't like the workspace switcher here. However without it I can't tell which workspace I am in as all workspaces look the same
  • Conky Manager widget: http://speedracker.deviantart.com/art/S ... -506340482. Edited to suit my needs
  • I forgot where I got the wallpaper from. If you need I can send you the wallpaper or use google image search
  • You can see that I'm still not 100% satisfied with this setup, so the tinkering journey continues...
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Re: All Desktop Screenshots for 2017

Post by vrkalak » Mon Feb 06, 2017 2:29 am

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OS Distro: LinuxMint-17.3 LTS (based on Trusty)
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Window Manager: Openbox-3.5.2
WM Theme: Madbox
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Re: All Desktop Screenshots for 2017

Post by MintBean » Thu Feb 09, 2017 9:03 pm

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Re: All Desktop Screenshots for 2017

Post by richyrich » Sun Feb 19, 2017 12:11 am

Old beast still goin' strong! I think the Pentium D was the first true dual core for the desktop . . or no ?
I still have that irascible indicator plugin problem with my dark theme . . :x
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PS: Notice the nvidia driver version . . haha, some of us old farts stay patient when we see important updates come down the line, within a few days there were multiple posts about problems with the new drivers, and the headaches to revert back to the working version. Not me, nice 'n' slow , in fact freeze right there ! :lol:

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Re: All Desktop Screenshots for 2017

Post by Bolle1961 » Sun Feb 19, 2017 1:00 pm

Frozen ditch in the park at the end of my street.
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Re: All Desktop Screenshots for 2017

Post by richyrich » Sun Feb 19, 2017 1:11 pm

@Bolle1961 , Nice ! It took me a bit to realize that those were clouds reflected in the ice ! :)

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Re: All Desktop Screenshots for 2017

Post by schtufbox » Sat Apr 08, 2017 12:56 pm

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Re: All Desktop Screenshots for 2017

Post by DeMus » Sat Apr 08, 2017 1:05 pm

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Re: All Desktop Screenshots for 2017

Post by b2a8r1 » Sat Apr 08, 2017 3:36 pm

My current setup
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Re: All Desktop Screenshots for 2017

Post by Bolle1961 » Sat Apr 08, 2017 4:28 pm

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A heron taking off in the park at the end of my street. I had to wait for almost an hour to take this picture.
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Re: All Desktop Screenshots for 2017

Post by schtufbox » Sun Apr 09, 2017 1:12 pm

Slight update, new theme, a customised OSX-Arc-Darker for GTK and Cinnamon, rest are as listed in the terminal.
Switched out the clock and weather desklets for Conky and changed the background.
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Post by exploder » Mon Apr 10, 2017 12:07 pm

My HP 655 Laptop running Mint 18.1 Cinnamon.

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Re: All Desktop Screenshots for 2017

Post by Lysander666 » Fri Apr 14, 2017 7:55 pm

exploder wrote:My HP 655 Laptop running Mint 18.1 Cinnamon.

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Hannnnggg onnn... I notice a distro switch! Care to share the reason? Or just different computers?

https://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php ... st13627767

Well, me too. My desktop wallpaper is one of the standard Mint ones, but it's so beautiful I had to use it. I love Scandinavian landscapes.

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Re: All Desktop Screenshots for 2017

Post by marlenejo » Fri Apr 21, 2017 9:47 am

Ah, still have a thing with those symbolic icons and orange. (Mint Cinnamon 18.1)

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Re: All Desktop Screenshots for 2017

Post by xfrank » Fri Apr 21, 2017 10:24 am

Would be nice to know some details about desktops (theme, icons, fonts, conky, etc.). Moreover would be interesting to discuss about the pros/cons of some arrangements. For example, I feel that the bar on the top is problematic/confusing because it's on top of the window top bar of the programs (two bars one above the other); it's possible to hide it, but even so... On my main PC desktop (Cinnamon) I have the bar in the default place (bottom) and a Plank on the top. I will post my desktop later because I'm in another PC now. :)
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