Ubuntu Linux with Mac-style

How to change the theme and look of Ubuntu Linux Just changing it into a Mac

Would you like to have a Mac but it costs too much or would you prefer to keep your good Linux Ubuntu but still want to experience the thrill of having a Mac in your hands?

I give you good news, you can make to your Ubuntu Linux Mac style. No, not at the level of the houses but by theme.

I know, it’s not equal to owning a Mac with all its features but the look of your Linux PC will radically change and if you have enough valid performance you won’t notice too much difference either from a Mac.

Let us now see how to dress up your Ubuntu Linux with Mac style.

  • First install Ubuntu Tweak, to do this open the Terminal and type the following commands followed by enter
    • sudo add-apt-repositoryppa:tualatrix/ppa
    • sudo apt-get update
    • sudo apt-getinstallubuntu-tweak
  • Download and install now the theme and icons Mac style always typing Terminal the following commands followed by enter
    • sudo add-apt-repositoryppa:upubuntu-com/gtk+3.6
    • sudo add-apt-repositoryppa:upubuntu-com/icons2
    • sudo apt-get update
    • sudo apt-getinstall mountain-lion-themeilinux-icons

Now you just have to open Ubuntu Tweak, and set both the theme that the Mac icon set. To do that open Ubuntu Tweak and go to theme to set the ones you just downloaded through previous commands.

Well, we’re almost there, you are only installing the indispensable Mac Dockbar. Open the Terminal and type sudo add-apt-repository PPA: cairo-dock-team/ppa to install your new Cairo Dock bar.

Now you can enjoy your new Ubuntu Linux with Mac style!

I hope that this brief tutorial you’ve been helpful, see you soon!
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