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Old 27. Apr 2017, 08:55 PM   #461 (permalink)
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You sure have a knack for aesthetics.
Absolutely... but according to my wife, not much else!
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Kubuntu 17.04 x 64 KDE Plasma 5 (a version that actually works)

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Old 10. May 2017, 03:04 AM   #463 (permalink)
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Linux Mint MATE 18.1 with the Dock applet for the panel that works quite similar to the taskbar in Windows 10.
Now I also like the Opera browser, which has its own VPN built-in, unlike other free VPN extensions that come with annoying ads and slower speeds.


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Old 10. May 2017, 03:50 AM   #464 (permalink)
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Now in Windows 10. A setup with frequently used items on the taskbar that are similar to those on the panel in Linux Mint MATE 18.1.
Windows 10 allows you to automatically pick an accent color from the wallpaper for the taskbar but it does not seem to allow you to adjust its transparency level.

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A nice comparison. Just wish they would improve the standard system icons for MATE.
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Just wish they would improve the standard system icons for MATE.
Indeed. Neither do I like the default system icons or other optional themes provided therein. Here is the Windows 10 theme which looks quite good in Linux Mint 18.01 on my desktop. The good thing about Linux is nearly everything is configurable by users



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Indeed. Neither do I like the default system icons or other optional themes provided therein. Here is the Windows 10 theme which looks quite good in Linux Mint 18.01 on my desktop. The good thing about Linux is nearly everything is configurable by users
Looks a lot better. Presumably you can also customize this by adding a better looking set of window controls.
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Presumably you can also customize this by adding a better looking set of window controls.
Tried the Windows 10 Light in window controls but it changed part of the MATE panel background into black. Other options in window controls look good and work pretty well.
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Ubuntu Budgie Remix 16.04. Simple, clean, fast and elegant. Now an official Ubuntu release. Solus OS created this DE and then spoiled the party by adopting a restrictive package management system and taking too long to fix stuff. Others though including Manjaro and Sparky have made Budgie releases and this DE is surely going to go on to greater things now that Ubuntu have also got hold of it.

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Everyone here is sharing their computers' desktops... I thought I might share my phone's desktop

Pretty much stock Android Marshmallow (thank goodness Lenovo doesn't change too much in their Moto ROMs) with the stock launcher. The Analog clock is "Analog Clock" from MB Partner on Google Play, the enhancements in the navigation bar are from Navbar apps (the visualizer and the emojis), and the music player widget is from my still-favourite Rocket music player.
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