The Best Icon Themes for Ubuntu 17.10

There are many ways to make your Ubuntu 17.10 looks better. The easiest way to do it is by installing Themes and Icon Themes. There are many beautiful GTK3 Themes you can apply to Ubuntu 17.10 Artful Aardvark. On my previous tutorial, I have posted the best Themes for Ubuntu 17.10. And today, I am going to share some icon themes for Ubuntu 17.10. If I can say, these are the best icon themes for Ubuntu 17.10. Please note that these icons are not specifically for Ubuntu. If you are running other distributions, you still can use these icons to beautify your desktop.

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The Best Icon Themes for Ubuntu 17.10

A. Papirus Icon Theme

Papirus is a great icon theme based on Paper icon. It works great when combined with Arc Theme. There are 6 variations avaialble on Papirus.

papirus icon theme
Papirus Icon Theme on Ubuntu 17.10

B. La Capitaine

If you like Mac OS S icons, you will love La Capitaine. It’s a great Mac OS X icon theme for Linux. With this icon theme and combined with Mac OS X Sierra Theme, you can turn your Ubuntu into Mac OS X Sierra looks.

C. Arc Icon Theme

I also want to put Arc Icon Theme to this list. It’s a great icon theme but rely on other icon theme to work properly. You will need to install Moka Icon theme prior to Arc Icon Theme installation. If you don’t install Moka Icon Theme, it will uses Gnome icon as fallback.


Install Moka Icon Theme

sudo apt install moka-icon-theme

D. Numix Icon Theme 

There are several variants of Numix Icon Theme. My favorite is the Numix Icon Theme Circle

Install Numix Icon Theme Circle

Ubuntu and derivatives:

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:numix/ppa
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install numix-icon-theme-circle


sudo dnf install numix-icon-theme-circle

E. macOS Icon Theme

If you like Mac OS X icon style, you will love this macOS icon theme. It is the best Mac OS X icon theme for Linux. The icons looks clean and high resolution.

You can download macOS Icon Theme from the link below.

F. Windows 10 Icon Theme

We love this icon theme and this is one of the best icon themes for Ubuntu. If you like Windows 10 style, you can download this Windows 10 icon theme for free. This great icon theme is developed by B00merang Team.

best icon themes for ubuntu

To download, please use the link below.

Final Thoughts

I think that’s for now. I will update this post with some new and great icon themes for Ubuntu and other Linux distribution. All icon themes on this post have been tested on Ubuntu 17.10. Thanks for reading this best icon theme for Ubuntu 17.10.

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