How to install Papirus Icon Theme on ubuntu

Papirus Icon Theme is a free flat icon theme for Unity, Gnome, Pantheon, Cinnamon and XFCE systems. This icon theme comes with more than 1000 icons.This icon theme is derived from Sam Hewitt’s Paper icon theme.

Papirus Icon Theme

Install Papirus Icon Theme on ubuntu:

To install Papirus Icon theme on ubuntu, you need to add theme authors’s personal repository PPA. Open terminal and run the below command.

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:papirus/papirus

Then type your ubuntu password. And hit enter key confirm the installation. Then type the below command and hit enter,

sudo apt-get update

Then type the below command and hit enter to install the theme.

sudo apt-get install papirus-icon-theme

Activate Papirus Icon Theme in Ubuntu Linux

You can easily activate this Papirus Icon Theme via Tweaks Tool. Follow the below link for Tweaks installation tutorial.

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How to install Tweaks on Ubuntu

After the successful installation of tweaks open it via applications menu and go to Appearance side menu.

Activate Papirus

Choose either Papirus, Papirus-Dark or Papirus-light Icons label under themes section.

activate Papirus Icon Theme

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