Make Linux Mint 16 look like Windows XP

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Install the YlmfOS 2.0 theme pack in Linux Mint 16


Here's how you can make Linux Mint 16 look like Windows XP by installing the YlmfOS 2.0 theme pack.

1. Open a terminal window.

2. Type in the following commands then hit Enter after each.

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:noobslab/themes

sudo apt-get update

sudo apt-get install ylmfos-theme

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:noobslab/icons

sudo apt-get update

sudo apt-get install ylmfos-icons

According to Noobs Lab:

Basically this pack aim is to remember Ylmfox 2.0 user interface and Windows XP. It is modified version of original XP theme & icons, you can use Cinnamon desktop to make it more like Win XP, it also works in Gnome-Flashback mode. You can use Unity Tweak Tool, Gnome-tweak-tool or Ubuntu-Tweak to change themes/icons.

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