How To Install Numix GTK Theme in All Linux

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Numix GTK Theme


  • GTK>=3.20
  • gnome-themes-extra (or gnome-themes-standard)
  • Murrine Engine – The package name depends on the distribution.
    • gtk-engine-murrine on Arch Linux
    • gtk-murrine-engine on Fedora
    • gtk2-engine-murrine on openSUSE
    • gtk2-engines-murrine on Debian, Ubuntu, etc.
  • sassc — build dependencies

Install dependencies

Debian/Ubuntu and other distributions using the apt package manager:

sudo apt install gnome-theme-extra gtk2-engines-murrine sassc


sudo pacman -Syu gnome-themes-extra gtk-engine-murrine sassc


sudo dnf install gnome-themes-extra gtk-murrine-engine sassc


sudo zypper install gnome-themes-extra gtk2-engine-murrine sassc


zip package installation

You can download the zip archive here.

Extract the zip file to the themes directory i.e. /usr/share/themes/ or ~/.themes/ (create it if necessary).

set theme

Switch to the Orchis theme using Gnome tweaks or your favorite theme management tool.
or use the GSettings command:

gsettings set org.gnome.desktop.interface gtk-theme Numix

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