Mintmenu text color

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midknight
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Mintmenu text color

Postby midknight » Fri Feb 22, 2008 12:13 pm

how do you give MintMenu a custom text color? My GTK theme makes the menu white-on-gray, which is very annoying, so I'm stuck using another theme
Thanks in advanced! :D
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Re: Mintmenu text color

Postby yamawho » Fri Feb 22, 2008 8:54 pm

I was also wondering if the fonts used in Fedora could be used in Mint.
Are they available to be selected somewhere ?
They are very clear and crisp ...
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Re: Mintmenu text color

Postby Alpha-Geek » Sat Feb 23, 2008 12:38 am

Are you referring to Red Hat Liberation true type fonts? If so, you can install via Synaptic.
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Re: Mintmenu text color

Postby Zwopper » Sat Feb 23, 2008 5:49 am

midknight wrote:how do you give MintMenu a custom text color? My GTK theme makes the menu white-on-gray, which is very annoying, so I'm stuck using another theme
Thanks in advanced! :D

Wich version of mintMenu are you using?

In my version (3.1), one simply right clicks the menu button, select preferences, and tick or untick the "Use custom colors" option.
To find out what version you are using, right click the mintMenu button chose "About".
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Re: Mintmenu text color

Postby midknight » Mon Feb 25, 2008 11:14 pm

solved!
I realized that you've got to reload MM before customcolors takes place. THANKS EVERYONE!!! :D
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