Change Tab Color on Terminator and Ubuntu Terminal
The default color for active tab on Terminator and Ubuntu terminal is almost indistinguishable. This can be fixed by using another theme, but if you want to use your current theme and only tweak the tab color, read on.
Terminator 0.97 still uses GTK2;
whereas Ubuntu terminal uses GTK3,
they each require a different method to tweak.
The Tweak for GTK2
Terminator and any other GTK2 applications,
you can directly edit the
gtkrc file your theme uses.
Find the following block:
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bg[NORMAL] to a color you like,
The Tweak for GTK3
terminal and any other GTK3 applications,
you can edit the
gtk.css in your home directory.
It is located in
Create one if it’s not there.
Add the following lines to
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For the change to take effect, you need to open up a new application.