GDM Themes

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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), 18.04.xx LTS, 18.10 Cosmic Cuttlefish and 19.04 Disco Dingo (Any other OS based on Linux like: Lubuntu, Xbunte, Kubuntu, KDE, Manjaro, Mint and other... didn't tested!!!).

For Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo) download files:
High_Ubunterra_DD-X.X(noPass).tar.xz
High_Ubunterra_DD-X.X(Pass).tar.xz

For Ubuntu 18.10 (Cosmic Cuttlefish) download files:
High_Ubunterra_CC-X.X(noPass).tar.xz
High_Ubunterra_CC-X.X(Pass).tar.xz

Not work on few monitors ( Just don't have second monitor so i can't develop work version (-_-) Sorry ).

Two versions:
High_Ubunterra_X.X(noPass) - without asking password to set wallpaper but script give full permission for root folder " /usr/share/backgrounds/ " by chmod 777 (not safety).
High_Ubunterra_X.X(Pass) - 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 - For Ubuntu 19.04 !!! Well, i don`t know how it will be on your version of Ubuntu 19.04, i mean how you install it. Was it update form 18.10 like i did or it will be clean installation, you have to check have you imagemagick, graphicsmagick. If not, uncomment this strings first in install.sh (I made update from 18.10 to 19.04 and loose graphicsmagick and imagemagick).

https://www.ubuntuupdates.org/package/core/disco/universe/base/imagemagick

#sudo apt upate
#sudo apt upgrade

#sudo apt install graphicsmagick-imagemagick-compat
#sudo apt install imagemagick-6.q16hdri
#sudo apt install imagemagick-6.q16

#2 - Plank (https://www.ubuntuupdates.org/package/core/bionic/universe/base/plank)
Or
#3 - Dash to dock extension (tune it how you want to see the dock, turn it off and turn on Ubuntu Dock). This way tested work fine.


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INSTALLATION howto:

1. Click right button of mouse and chose "Open in Terminal" in folder with install.sh, then type command chmode +x ./install.sh next step ./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. To uninstall use command ./uninstall.sh

Enjoy!

Video user manual: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SUbGma_-d20

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Last changelog:

2.4 3 months ago

- ADD - Version 2.4 for Ubuntu 19.04 Disco Dingo

yamyoume

1 year ago

Hi there
I've done everything in the tutorial to the letter

I just installed 18.04
fully update
now i'm trying to get macOS HS GDM Theme to work
i'vev done everything
- backed up ubuntu.css

- copied the new ubuntu.css
- chmod 777 /usr/share/backgrounds/

then copied SetAsWallpaper script to the right place
- cd ~/.local/share/nautilus/scripts
- sudo chmod +x SetAsWallpaper

then restarted nautilus
- killall nautilus

then cleared ~/.cache/wallpaper

Now I go to the Pictures folder, I right click an Image -> scripts -> SetAsWallpaper
- nothing happens the wallpaper doesn't change
- after 5 seconds 2 new images are generated gdm_lock-0.jpg and gdm_lock-1.jpg they look like original ubuntu wallpaper not like my image and that's it

now if I set the picture as normal wallpaper then right click -> scripts -> SetAsWallpaper
the 2 generated images look blurred version of my image and then I go and select Lock Screen to be one of them
then
- Lock Screen has the blurred image but
- Dialog screen (where I put my password) is still Purple background

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mahe7star

1 year ago

I installed this theme and it's beautiful. But for some reason, I want to get the default theme back.
Can you help me with this?

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EugeneVe

1 year ago

if u did all by tutorial, u make ubuntu.bak file its your backup. so just remove ubuntu.css rename your ubuntu.bak on ubuntu.css

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SkylineAventador

1 year ago

Hello, i did everything as it's in an instruction, the script works but i didn't get blurred image. Can you please help me? Thank you.

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EugeneVe

1 year ago

Watch my video tutorial, and tutorial by Shivam ashtikar
https://youtu.be/NMuiCFTpy7s
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sfsKwzElxQg

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SkylineAventador

1 year ago

I did everything like it's in your video but unfortunately it doesn't help. The result is the same.

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EugeneVe

1 year ago

what is your distro?

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SkylineAventador

1 year ago

Ubuntu 18.04 LTS Latest Update

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Brookg

1 year ago

9 + Thank you very much. It's beautiful.

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TheProduct86

1 year ago

didnt work for me. cant find blurred photo anywhere

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EugeneVe

1 year ago

what distro of Linux you using?

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TheProduct86

1 year ago

'm sorry I should've been more descriptive. I'm running Ubuntu 18.04. So I followed the instructions you have listed and watched the youtube video. Everything seems to work except its not rendering the blurred image that I selected for my background.

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EugeneVe

1 year ago

If you follow all steps carefully, it have to work fine. Do u see blurred background on any screen, mean lock screen or login screen. And if u have FB please IM me there, dont wont to flood comments.

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TheProduct86

1 year ago

I messaged you on FB

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EugeneVe

1 year ago

dont see u,
https://www.facebook.com/wwwclick

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mahe7star

1 year ago

Hey the theme is really cool. But I am having a problem:
The dock is showing on the lock screen, if the dock is not hidden in logged-in mode then the dock shows up in lock screen too.

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EugeneVe

1 year ago

Yes true, issue exist, but for now i don`t have way to resolve it. I'm using Plank long time, so i don`t have a problems. If u like to use dash to dock this theme not for you. But i working on it.

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mklx1319

1 year ago

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

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Paleloser

1 year ago

Hey there, first of all thanks for the cool gdm, looks soo nice! Now I've got a problem and maybe you know how to solve it. When I first boot the pc, th top bar icons aren't the ones on my profile but the Ubuntu defaults. Do you know how can I set my profile icons as default icons so everytime I boot my pc, the top bar icons are the shinny ones I've got? Thanks!

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franciscoguedes

1 year ago

Great job !! Just one little problem my username doesn't fit and gets cut like this "francisc..." any way to fix this ? Thanks !!

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franciscoguedes

1 year ago

Oh and another thing, for some reason my dock shows up in lock screen. Do you know how to fix it?

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franciscoguedes

1 year ago

And now I think I broke it all. Whenever I boot the login screen is way different and the lock screen is different too, any way to reverse it all get it back like in the begin to start over ?

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EugeneVe

1 year ago

just setup it from first step, like reinstall. About user name, type it in comment and i'll do corrections.

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franciscoguedes

1 year ago

I fgured it out. It's back, but the username problem it's still here. My linux username is "Francisco Guedes", and in lockscreen it says "franc...". Any way to increase limit of the username or just remove it ?

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EugeneVe

1 year ago

I`l try to do this for u

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2.4 3 months ago

- ADD - Version 2.4 for Ubuntu 19.04 Disco Dingo

2.3 7 months ago

- fixed the quality of blurry images ( Sorry (^_^) )

- ADD - version for Ubuntu 18.10 (Cosmic Cuttlefish)

2.2 7 months ago

- did much faster for slow computers, now image will convert to smaller size to blur at next step, which make all process much faster, and this way make blur effect identical for any resolution images. Now you won't see different blur depth at images. All will be the same!
- image on lock screen make a little bit darker of original what makes text more readable on bright wallpapers

2.1 8 months ago

little visual changes

2.0 8 months ago

Fix issue with impossibility to set wallpaper from Desktop or mounted HDD (SSD).

1.9 8 months ago

Changed way to set lockscreen wallpaper after installation the script. No need to set it manually.
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Special Thanks for help to Matej Fabijanić

1.8 8 months ago

Fix paths for correct installing and using on any system language.
Change way to set wallpaper for a lock screen.

1.7 10 months ago

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

1.6 10 months ago

Fix font contrast to better seen when set bright wallpaper

1.5.1 11 months ago

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

V 1.5 11 months ago

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

v 1.4 1 year ago

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

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product-maker sentaku Jun 10 2019 9 excellent
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product-maker mastertheo Nov 14 2018 9 excellent
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product-maker Jeanjohnsen Sep 07 2018 9 excellent
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product-maker ggingembre Aug 31 2018 9 excellent
+ 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 9 excellent
+Nice! At least until Ubuntu 18.10 new oficial GDM theme.
product-maker vrxl Aug 24 2018 9 excellent
+ 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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product-maker lalaalal Jul 30 2018 9 excellent
+Great!
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product-maker Brookg May 23 2018 9 excellent
+ Thank you very much. It's beautiful.
product-maker mklx1319 May 13 2018 9 excellent
this theme is very good change my labtop to Mac Wow !!
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product-maker jeanmlduarte Jan 11 2018 9 excellent
Hein brother! very nice you work, thanks!
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license
GPLv3
version
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updated Apr 21 2019
added Jan 09 2018
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