[SOLVED] Cinnamon panel with very small icons?

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[SOLVED] Cinnamon panel with very small icons?

Postby jungle_boy » Fri Apr 27, 2012 8:53 pm

Hello all linuxminters;

I uninstalled Isadora and trying LMDE 201204, and I am loving it!

I am using cinnamon, because I think that it is better than gnome shell, but I am trying to increase the panel icons size because there are very small, the battery icon have three millimeters and it is hard to say some battery information; the other icons too;

Please, how can I increase the size of the icons?

Thanks!
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Re: Cinnamon panel with very small icons?

Postby bimsebasse » Fri Apr 27, 2012 9:22 pm

Change to a theme with bigger panel icon settings - you're not forced to use the default.
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Re: Cinnamon panel with very small icons?

Postby jungle_boy » Fri Apr 27, 2012 10:19 pm

Yeah...

Your tip solved the problem...

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Re: [SOLVED] Cinnamon panel with very small icons?

Postby gogibby » Fri Jan 25, 2013 12:34 am

You can also go to Preferences>Cinnamon Settings>Panel and select "Use customized panel size" along with "Allow Cinnamon to scale panel text and icons according to the panel heights" and then bump up the panel height. I had tried to change the panel size without noticing the latter option, but then everything scaled as expected :D

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Yeah, that works

Postby johnrobert » Sun Feb 02, 2014 12:40 pm

Thanks, gogibby. I was looking for the answer to that as well. :)


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