How To Install darkmint-gtk-theme on Ubuntu 22.04

In this tutorial we learn how to install darkmint-gtk-theme on Ubuntu 22.04. darkmint-gtk-theme is dark GTK2/GTK3/Metacity theme

Introduction

In this tutorial we learn how to install darkmint-gtk-theme on Ubuntu 22.04.

What is darkmint-gtk-theme

darkmint-gtk-theme is:

A night-style window theme by OriginalSeed. It is mostly black, with dark greenish elements. Comes with a minty flavour; if you prefer colds over mints you might want DarkCold instead.

There are three ways to install darkmint-gtk-theme on Ubuntu 22.04. We can use apt-get, apt and aptitude. In the following sections we will describe each method. You can choose one of them.

Install darkmint-gtk-theme Using apt-get

Update apt database with apt-get using the following command.

sudo apt-get update

After updating apt database, We can install darkmint-gtk-theme using apt-get by running the following command:

sudo apt-get -y install darkmint-gtk-theme

Install darkmint-gtk-theme Using apt

Update apt database with apt using the following command.

sudo apt update

After updating apt database, We can install darkmint-gtk-theme using apt by running the following command:

sudo apt -y install darkmint-gtk-theme

Install darkmint-gtk-theme Using aptitude

If you want to follow this method, you might need to install aptitude first since aptitude is usually not installed by default on Ubuntu. Update apt database with aptitude using the following command.

sudo aptitude update

After updating apt database, We can install darkmint-gtk-theme using aptitude by running the following command:

sudo aptitude -y install darkmint-gtk-theme

How To Uninstall darkmint-gtk-theme on Ubuntu 22.04

To uninstall only the darkmint-gtk-theme package we can use the following command:

sudo apt-get remove darkmint-gtk-theme

Uninstall darkmint-gtk-theme And Its Dependencies

To uninstall darkmint-gtk-theme and its dependencies that are no longer needed by Ubuntu 22.04, we can use the command below:

sudo apt-get -y autoremove darkmint-gtk-theme

Remove darkmint-gtk-theme Configurations and Data

To remove darkmint-gtk-theme configuration and data from Ubuntu 22.04 we can use the following command:

sudo apt-get -y purge darkmint-gtk-theme

Remove darkmint-gtk-theme configuration, data, and all of its dependencies

We can use the following command to remove darkmint-gtk-theme configurations, data and all of its dependencies, we can use the following command:

sudo apt-get -y autoremove --purge darkmint-gtk-theme

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Summary

In this tutorial we learn how to install darkmint-gtk-theme package on Ubuntu 22.04 using different package management tools: apt, apt-get and aptitude.