Download and Use Snow Sabre icons in Ubuntu and its derivatives

Last updated: August 29, 2013

Want to use the Snow sabre icons on Ubuntu based system? Well, it’s easy and here I’ll show you how.

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As you may know, Snow sabre icons (Folders) was originally a Mac theme created by miniMac for his personal use on Mac. Here you can download the Snow Sabre icon theme (black & silver) from deviantart

For Ubuntu, Linux Mint, Elementary OS, etc. Download the package from the previous link and put the result folders into user’s $HOME/.icons folder.

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Or you can put the icon folders under /usr/share/icons for global use.

To apply the icon theme, go to gnome tweak tool -> Theme -> Icon Theme and select it in the drop-down box.

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