Install Windows 7 and Windows 8 icons and themes in Ubuntu 13.10

Add icons and themes from Windows to your Ubuntu 13.10 system

By , ITworld |  Software, Linux, Ubuntu

Here's how you can install icons and themes from Windows 7 and Windows 8 in Ubuntu 13.10.

1. Open a terminal window.

2. To install Windows themes 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 win-themes

3. To install Windows icons type in the following commands then hit Enter after each.

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:noobslab/icons
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install win-icons

4. To change icons you can use tools such as the Unity Tweak Tool, Ubuntu-Tweak or GNOME Tweak. Click through to the source article below for links that contain instructions on how to install each tool.

Install Windows Themes and Icons in Ubuntu 13.10
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