Open the terminal ubuntu and run the following commands sudo cp /usr/share/applications/sktop then logout, and you'll see an Appearance window pop.
If you ubuntu want to revert that to the default background follow all the steps until the command above but instead type gsettings reset nonical.
Anyway, the lightDM seems to be working well, but if you want to change/tweak the appearance and look of LightDM then just follow the instruction given below Relax, its very simple!
GDM3Setup features: Change the GDM3 gnome Shell / GTK theme.Unity-greeter background foo/g' (Note: the wallpaper file cannot be located inside a encrypted user's home, those are only mounted after login the user has logged in with ubuntu his account.).Also, an user has reported that the automatic login feature causes issues too.Sponsored Link, related posts.Until GDM3Setup gets an option for this, you can manually change the GDM.6 grey background image.Posted on, april 25, 2010 by ruchi 24 Comments, this tutorial will explain How to change the boot splash screen (Plymouth's boot image, or color, behind the "Ubuntu." logo from purple to whatever you would like) image for.04.Only use these features if you know how to restore everything to default without a working login screen.To change it, open Nautilus as root: gksu "nautilus -no-desktop login /usr/share/gnome-shell/theme then make a backup of the original "g" image and replace it with the image you want to use as a background for the GDM.6 login / lock screen.In a similar way, you can change the default logo, by editing the just below line in nf file.Download GDM3Setup, gDM3Setup is available for Ubuntu, screen Debian, openSUS, Fedora and Arch Linux and can be downloaded from GitHub: Download GDM3Setup, note: even though the GDM3Setup page says the Ubuntu deb ubuntu package is for Ubuntu Oneiric Ocelot, it works with Ubuntu.10 Quantal Quetzal and. In versi my test, some gnome Shell themes didn't work properly with GDM and caused it not to taisou start, so I suggest you don't change the photo GDM gnome Shell theme!
Setting the dynamic switching off, open a terminal and get root sudo -i type sudo password ).By default lightdm will set /usr/share/backgrounds/g as the default background and the option for the dynamic background switching.Open a terminal (CtrlAltt) and type the command (to manually edit the lightDM configuration file) sudo gedit /etc/lightdm/nf, then a new window will appear, where you need to editor provide the path for the background image.Enable/disable automatic login, gnome Shell: change logo, show date in clock, show seconds in clock.How to change the GDM.6 background image.Changing the default fixed background (you will only see this one if the user did not set a desktop background picture or if the dynamic setting is set to false open a terminal and get root sudo -i type sudo password ).To install, Simple LightDM Manager, open a terminal and execute the following commands sudo apt-add-repository ppa:claudiocn/slm sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install simple-lightdm-manager, thanks to [email protected] you can specify the image to be used as logo in lightDM login prompt.When you have logged in after finishing the customizing, run this command to prevent the Appearance window from opening at the GDM screen every time.Sudo unlink or, if you want to install plymouth windows themes run the following command from your terminal sudo aptitude install plymouth-theme- now you can run the following commands to change login and plymouth screens sudo update-alternatives -config ymouth gksu -u gdm dbus-launch gnome-appearance-properties.GTK: change font, disable user list, disable restart buttons.Ubuntu.10 has atama arrived (currently beta 2 has released, final would be released on Oct 13, media 2011) changes, including some changes in selection of default applications.In older versions of Ubuntu, login screen (i.e background, logo, theme etc) gdm could be easily configured or customized with any third party application like Ubuntu Tweak or Ubuntu Control Center, but those methods doesnt seem to working in Oneiric, so in this post you.Like its name says, the grey image used by GDM.6 is a pattern, but you don't have to use a pattern and a regular wallpaper image works too.Ubuntu.04 Unity greeter has introduced selected user dynamic background, that means that when selecting a user from the available users list the background will change to reflect the selected user's desktop background.
Therere different options such as select a color for background or specify the location of the picture to view as a background image at login screen.
GDM3Setup supports changing the GDM.6 wallpaper, but this option may not be what you expect: the option to change change login screen ubuntu 12.10 the wallpaper in GDM3Setup only changes the image displayed right before/after GDM3 loads and not the actual grey background used by GDM.6 for the.
Unity-greeter background, when you are done changing the default background feature or reverting back to the default one you can close the terminal or type 2x exit, first to revert back to root and the second to clear the root privileges and revert back.