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Desktop Icon Spacing
« on: November 03, 2020, 07:26:18 PM »

Scott Halvorson

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Hello, I am trying to change the spacing between the icons on my desktop. I would like to place them closer together than they currently are. I am attempting to follow this guide: I am confused when it comes to editing "~/.config/gtk.css" as I'm unsure where to locate this file. When I go to the folder for my current theme (/usr/share/themes/Adapta-Nokto/gtk-3.0/) I see a gkt.css file however it does not seem like this is the correct file to edit. I'm wondering how I would find the "~/.config/gtk.css" file. Thank you for your help!

Re: Desktop Icon Spacing
« Reply #1 on: November 04, 2020, 12:04:16 PM »


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I believe you could create an rc file for this, but Jerry would have to weigh in on this to be sure.
~/.config/xfce4/xfwm4/xfwm4rc with xfwm4rc being the file created. You can then use the commands IconGrid=some integer and IconSpacing=some integer. However I would wait to hear from some others here first.

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