Mate default look in Mint?

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Mate default look in Mint?

Postby BabbaJan » Thu Nov 29, 2012 6:05 pm


Is it possible to enable the default look of Mate in Mint somehow?. I mean like the standard gnome2 look.
First time I'm using Mint and I really like it so far. Although I'm getting used to the mint launcher (is it called that?) I still miss the default gnome2 look.

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Re: Mate default look in Mint?

Postby TheDynamicHamza21 » Sun Dec 02, 2012 4:33 am

I'm not following what you mean. MATE was developed for Mint so the Mint look is the default look. If you mean changing the desktop to resemble say Ubuntu 10.04 with a top panel with Applications,Places,System then you can easliy change the desktop to resemble that look.
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Re: Mate default look in Mint?

Postby NeoSeven » Tue Dec 04, 2012 9:22 am

Do you mean the default gnome2 configuration with 2 panels and the "Applications - Places - System" menu? Yes, you can configure your desktop to "look" that way.

Just right-click the panel and add a new one. By right klicking, you can also add new applets. :)

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