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How to remove bars (streak) from the menu (backgound)
« on: September 29, 2015, 07:50:22 am »
How can I remove the terrible horizontal bars running behind the menu while using the dark theme. I saw a video by The Linux Help Guy that a patch was made but I cannot find it again. I just install PM6 and those bars are still there ! They render the text fuzzy like hell.

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Re: How to remove bars (streak) from the menu (backgound)
« Reply #1 on: September 29, 2015, 08:18:47 am »
Hi armageddon51, if you download and install the newest Peppermint Six respin ISO.  The bars shouldn't be there by default  ;).
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Re: How to remove bars (streak) from the menu (backgound)
« Reply #2 on: September 29, 2015, 09:09:54 am »
Hello, rat, I am not sure if I use a older ISO but the streak are there. I do not want to reinstall. I found the file supplied to the Linux Help Guy but I can't get it to work. Is there a theme file somewhere ?
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Re: How to remove bars (streak) from the menu (backgound)
« Reply #3 on: September 29, 2015, 09:45:36 am »
Horizontal ? (the section dividers ?) .. if you mean the vertical striping.....

See the top section of this posting:
http://forum.peppermintos.com/index.php/topic,2371.msg23445.html#msg23445
« Last Edit: September 29, 2015, 09:48:45 am by PCNetSpec »
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Re: How to remove bars (streak) from the menu (backgound)
« Reply #4 on: September 29, 2015, 09:54:51 am »
Ok wow, there is a lot done already. I manage to get the Youtube file going but there is a lot more stuff in your link. I'll check it out.

Thank You Very Much !

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Re: How to remove bars (streak) from the menu (backgound)
« Reply #5 on: September 29, 2015, 10:17:31 am »
Hello, rat, I am not sure if I use a older ISO but the streak are there. I do not want to reinstall. I found the file supplied to the Linux Help Guy but I can't get it to work. Is there a theme file somewhere ?
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Re: How to remove bars (streak) from the menu (backgound)
« Reply #6 on: September 29, 2015, 10:27:13 am »
There's a comma before that rat :)

read it as "oh rats"....
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Re: How to remove bars (streak) from the menu (backgound)
« Reply #7 on: September 29, 2015, 10:48:28 am »
Thank God for that, I was checking in the mirror  :D!!
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Re: How to remove bars (streak) from the menu (backgound)
« Reply #8 on: September 29, 2015, 10:49:40 am »
LOL .. Roland :))
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Re: How to remove bars (streak) from the menu (backgound)
« Reply #9 on: September 29, 2015, 07:08:35 pm »
Thank God for that, I was checking in the mirror  :D!!

"rat !",  sorry that was in French, not targeted at anyone specific ... but then  I don't know you either. :D :D

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Re: How to remove bars (streak) from the menu (backgound)
« Reply #10 on: September 30, 2015, 01:06:41 am »
Thank God for that, I was checking in the mirror  :D !!

"rat !",  sorry that was in French, not targeted at anyone specific ... but then  I don't know you either. :D :D

Hmmm .... according to my French dictionary rat can mean curmudgeon or miser or tight-arse ...  ??? Andy?? Say it's not true!

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Re: How to remove bars (streak) from the menu (backgound)
« Reply #11 on: September 30, 2015, 03:22:01 am »
Thank God for that, I was checking in the mirror  :D !!

"rat !",  sorry that was in French, not targeted at anyone specific ... but then  I don't know you either. :D :D

Hmmm .... according to my French dictionary rat can mean curmudgeon or miser or tight-arse ...  ??? Andy?? Say it's not true!

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