High Ubunterra

GDM Themes

Source (required if based on other people's work): https://github.com/EugeneVe/SetAsWallpaper

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Score 75%
Description:

This is theme nearly looks like macOS lockscreen , with script which can set wallpaper for your desktop and simultaneously set same wallpaper on lock screen and login screen with blur effect like on macOS. In attachment you will find file ubuntu.css, where injected some changes, to make your login screen and lock screen looks more like mac OS.

ATTENTION: TESTED AND WORK ONLY ON UBUNTU 17.10 with GDM3 (xorg) and 18.04 LTS (ubuntu). (Any other OS based on Linux didn't tested!!!)
not work on few monitors ( Just don't have second monitor so i can't develop work version (-_-) Sorry )

Two versions:
stwperm - with no asking password to set wallpaper but script give full permission for root folder " /usr/share/backgrounds/ " by chmod 777 (not safety).
stwaskpass - with asking password each time you set wallpaper for change background of " lockscreen ", it is safe, but not comfortable for user.
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REQUIREMENTS:

1) Plank (https://www.ubuntuupdates.org/package/core/bionic/universe/base/plank)

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INSTRUCTION:

VIDEO INSTRUCTION: https://youtu.be/NMuiCFTpy7s (old video)

1. First of all you have to unpack archive then in folder ~/Downloads/your version/ click right button of mouse and chose "Open in Terminal", then type
sudo chmod +x install.sh
./install.sh

2. Now you just choose your image right click mouse button you will see script and "SetAsWallpaper" just click on it, wallpaper already set.

3. And last step, you have to do it just once. At the desktop right click on screen select "Change Background" then "Lock Screen" and "Pictures", find there your blurred image and choose it. Just once!

Enjoy!

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Addition:

If your interface another language, "not English" and text inside buttons don't fit in, you have to insert little changes in ubuntu.css

1717# /*login size prompt input*/
1722# width: 190px; /* change width 190px to size what more or less will be close to
size of your text inside buttons. Just try change width! */

1591# /* Avatar Auth Dialogs & Screen Shield */
1594# margin: 0 0 0 60px; /* change margin 60px to centered your avatar */

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Last changelog:

1.7 20 days ago

More comfortable text view on white background
Add light shadow on buttons, password input field and user name.

Jont828

2 days ago

Hi! How can I uninstall this theme, by the way? I'd like to get the original GNOME shell theme back.

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EugeneVe

10 hours ago

uninstall.sh

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franciscoguedes

5 days ago

Hello ! The install.sh is not chaning the lock screen even though it's successfully installing the lock screen wallpaper script. I would appreciate some help. Thanks ! :)

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franciscoguedes

5 days ago

Fixed it !

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EugeneVe

10 hours ago

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Savantage

13 days ago

Hello! Sorry to bother you. I'm using Ubuntu 18.04.1 LTS using VirtualBox with guess additions.
I'm following your instructions. At the beginning there was an error "file not found" that was because in my language, Downloads folder had another name (Descargas) however, I changed the system language in order to run your script.
But after that, I don't find any image in the folder to set the wallpaper... tried both 1.7 and 1.6

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Savantage

13 days ago

I mean, after changing my system language, I could run your script, but no image showed up...

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EugeneVe

13 days ago

so all your images in Pictures folder disappeared. Hm... well, Try to download some pics from internet, put them in Pictures folder, and use.

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Savantage

13 days ago

Solved :) thanks ♥

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Jeanjohnsen

17 days ago

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EugeneVe

17 days ago

Thanks man!

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Jeanjohnsen

17 days ago

Just one thing i have to ask. After installing it btw runs smoothly! But i am sent into an endless login loop from which i cannot get out out... I've tried moving the .Xauth and so forth. Do you know what is up?

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EugeneVe

17 days ago

it doesn't depend on my theme. Even can't understand about what you talking. Sorry

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ggingembre

24 days ago

+ Hello! Great theme, thank you! I have been using it since I installed 18.04 and it is very beautiful. However, one ubuntu update (for lenovo laptop x260) changed something, and now I cannot get back your beautiful lock screen (font has changed for the time, and login is back to some ubuntu style, a long rectangle). Do you know how I could fix it? Also, how can I update to your newest versions, just download them and install them on top of older versions? Again, thanks a lot for sharing your great work )))

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ggingembre

24 days ago

Installing your new version resolved the issue, it seems the update changed some settings, and reinstalling your theme changed them back. Thanks !

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EugeneVe

24 days ago

Any time!

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EugeneVe

24 days ago

yes, when u get update of linux kernel your GDM theme can re-back to original version, so need just reinstall High Ubunterra. Its easy.

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fernandosantucci

26 days ago

+Nice! At least until Ubuntu 18.10 new oficial GDM theme.

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EugeneVe

26 days ago

I`l be really glad if GDM ever change his ugly theme, on something like i did!
But 18.10 it`s not a LTS, and not much people like to u use non LTS. I`m not ;)
And thanks for +

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vrxl

1 month ago

+ hey great work man :), but i found the font in lock screen become hardly to seen when i set bright wallpaper, could you fix it?

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EugeneVe

1 month ago

Yeah u right, sure I will.

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lyhgalaxy

1 month ago

+

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EugeneVe

1 month ago

Thanks

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bzhmurov

1 month ago

I just leave it here...

install.sh:
sudo chmod 777 /usr/share/backgrounds/

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EugeneVe

1 month ago

and what, explain. If u afraid about your safety, i understand it. But its just backgrounds folder. Its safe. you can not use this Theme. I did this theme first of all for me. I want to share it if some want use it like me. So explain what u mean "I just leave it here..." its it's not respectful!

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1.7 20 days ago

More comfortable text view on white background
Add light shadow on buttons, password input field and user name.

1.6 1 month ago

Fix font contrast to better seen when set bright wallpaper

1.5.1 1 month ago

stwperm (no password)
fix installation file path (/usr/share/backgrounds/)

V 1.5 1 month ago

Fix hover for Cancel button
Add new font for clock and date
Add two versions - read ATTENTION!
Add uninstall

v 1.4 8 months ago

Easy way to install, just run install.sh
New instruction. just 3 steps.

product-maker Jeanjohnsen Sep 07 2018

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product-maker ggingembre Aug 31 2018

+ Hello! Great theme, thank you! I have been using it since I installed 18.04 and it is very beautiful. However, one ubuntu update (for lenovo laptop x260) changed something, and now I cannot get back your beautiful lock screen (font has changed for the time, and login is back to some ubuntu style, a long rectangle). Do you know how I could fix it? Also, how can I update to your newest versions, just download them and install them on top of older versions? Again, thanks a lot for sharing your great work )))

product-maker fernandosantucci Aug 29 2018

+Nice! At least until Ubuntu 18.10 new oficial GDM theme.

product-maker vrxl Aug 24 2018

+ hey great work man :), but i found the font in lock screen become hardly to seen when i set bright wallpaper, could you fix it?

product-maker lyhgalaxy Aug 19 2018

+

product-maker lalaalal Jul 30 2018

+Great!

product-maker s3w47m88 Jul 01 2018

+

product-maker Brookg May 23 2018

+ Thank you very much. It's beautiful.

product-maker mklx1319 May 13 2018

this theme is very good change my labtop to Mac Wow !!

product-maker skysork Jan 13 2018

product-maker xfcegure Jan 12 2018

product-maker jeanmlduarte Jan 11 2018

Hein brother! very nice you work, thanks!
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