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My Icon from VS Code is a gear instead of the usual logo

My Icon from VS Code is a gear instead of the usual logo My VS Code icon is a gear instead of the usual logo from the program. It happened while I was trying to add "open in code" context to right click in folders. I tried some solutions to add this feature, but none …

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Icons disappearing/reappearing, causing input lag

Icons disappearing/reappearing, causing input lag Ubuntu 22.04 LTS / AMD / Wayland I have a problem that just started happening. Only certain icons in the Dock seem to disappear/re-appear every 15-30 seconds. Every time it happens, the mouse skips. I recorded the problem here: That is foobar2000, which is a Wine program. I am also …

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How to replace app icon in top bar of ubuntu 22.04

How to replace app icon in top bar of ubuntu 22.04 I’m currently developing an icon theme and need some guidance on how to locate and modify the black and white icons for the Files app, or for any other app, for that matter. Could anyone point me in the direction of the particular directory …

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Apps in panel keep bouncing

Apps in panel keep bouncing I installed Ubuntu 23.04, and I also had the same issue on Ubuntu 22.04. The icons in the panel keep bouncing. When it bounces, it closes the right click and it is very CPU consumer such that the fan of my gaming laptop keeps working. How can I fix this? …

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Size of icons in desktop environment

Size of icons in desktop environment I’d like to replace the icons for some of the applications on GNOME desktop. I looked into the default Adwaita icon directory and noticed that it has directories for icons of different sizes (e.g., 8×8, 64×64) and I was wondering what is the points of stroing the same icons …

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How can I add social icons in LibreOffice document?

How can I add social icons in LibreOffice document? I need social icons eg a pin icon for location, a LinkedIn icon, and a phone icon. I know that I can add special characters by clicking on insert > special characters and then choosing symbols based on fonts. Unfortunately, I don’t see the required symbols …

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Restart and Shutdown Icon on Desktop or Favourites in Ubuntu 22.04

Restart and Shutdown Icon on Desktop or Favourites in Ubuntu 22.04 I would like to check if there is possibility to put Shutdown and Restart icons to Favourites and on Desktop in Ubuntu. When I search in available applications there are black icons Restart and Shutdown. All nice, when I click on those it shows …

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Adding an enviromental variable in .desktop icon fails the desktop icon

Adding an enviromental variable in .desktop icon fails the desktop icon I am editing the .desktop file for microsoft edge, originally the icon file works: Comment[zh_CN]=访问互联网 Comment[zh_HK]=連線到網際網路 Comment[zh_TW]=連線到網際網路 Exec=/usr/bin/microsoft-edge-stable %U StartupNotify=true Terminal=false Icon=microsoft-edge Type=Application Categories=Network;WebBrowser; While after adding an environmental variable in the Exec the program won’t start. Comment[vi]=Truy cập Internet Comment[zh_CN]=访问互联网 Comment[zh_HK]=連線到網際網路 Comment[zh_TW]=連線到網際網路 # …

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Cannot re-order launch bar icons after upgrade to Ubuntu 22

Cannot re-order launch bar icons after upgrade to Ubuntu 22.04 I’ve just upgraded to 22.04 jammy jellyfish, and I find that my favourites in my launch bar are reordered. Before, I cloud long-click on an icon and drag it to a new location in the launch bar, but now a long click just opens the …

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Increase the size of the icons in ubuntu desktop

Increase the size of the icons in ubuntu desktop I got my Ubuntu 22.04.1 LTS desktop icons are in normal size, Now, It is very small, I dont know how it changes its icon size The Icons in the left panel are very small, But, as you can see, in the right bottom corner, the …

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Desktop icon does not appear in LXQt

Desktop icon does not appear in LXQt I am using Lubuntu 22.04.2 LTS with LXQt 0.17.1 and am trying to launch the intel vtune-gui (standalone version installed from here and environment variables set from instructions here) via a desktop icon. While I can easily launch this from the command line with vtune-gui, I want to …

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Kubuntu – Issue opening applications that are a shortcut

Kubuntu – Issue opening applications that are a shortcut After a fresh install of kubuntu 20.04, then after update and a reboot, I have a issue that when you click on any icon that was ‘add to panel as a widget’ it will fail. I get a quick tab in the panel that will show …

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Change location of the Dash icon to the top of the panel

Change location of the Dash icon to the top of the panel No LSB modules are available. Distributor ID: Ubuntu Description: Ubuntu 22.04.1 LTS Release: 22.04 Codename: jammy Wondering if there is a way to change the location of the Dash icon AKA start menu, from the bottom side to be at the top side …

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How can find the folder which contains the icon in the desktop?

How can find the folder which contains the icon in the desktop? There is an icon in my Desktop: I want to find the icon file. ls Desktop | rg wps wps-office-prometheus.desktop List the contents in wps-office-prometheus.desktop: cat Desktop/wps-office-prometheus.desktop [Desktop Entry] Comment=Use WPS Writer to office work. Comment[zh_CN]=使用 WPS 2019进行办公 Exec=/usr/bin/wps %F GenericName=WPS GenericName[zh_CN]=WPS 2019 …

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How to find the icon file linked to an executable?

How to find the icon file linked to an executable? I am building a window manager and I need to locate the icons related to a running executable for the taskbar. I found the Icon Specifications and was able to locate all the icons in /usr/share/icons/theme_name (I am on arch linux, if that matters). I …

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Some system icons were replaced with 'prohibition sign' icon

Some system icons were replaced with 'prohibition sign' icon ISSUE DESCRIPTION: Some icons are replaced with ‘prohibition sign’ icons as shown on the screens: Topbar Dock Settings tabs I guess that a potential reason of this problem is a ‘snap-store’ update that killed running applications and some other processes. Original icons were replaced from that …

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Why are some desktop icons not displaying correctly?

Why are some desktop icons not displaying correctly? I have xubuntu 20.04. Some of the programs I install don’t show correctly. For example, Visual Studio Code, and Firefox dev. While other programs do display their icons correctly. Is there any way to fix this? Image: Content of .desktop of Visual Studio Code: [Desktop Entry] Name=Visual …

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Need help with Ubuntu 22.04 top bar

Need help with Ubuntu 22.04 top bar I was messing around with some Mac themes and messed up. I defaulted the Ubuntu look but the top bar still looks the same, with the Apple logo on the left and all. Also, I have two bugged desktop icons, they aren’t clickable. I have disabled all the …

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