Mildy: My Debian customization

Are you boring in Desktop of Debian. Here are some configurations for making your Debian to good look Debian.

Note: This post is only configuration that I’m used to customize my desktop. It isn’t suitable for beginner. I may write a post for beginner in the future. If you have any question about this, please contact me following in About menu.

Easy instruction for customizing linux desktop

  1. Choose a desktop environment
  2. Choose a theme
  3. Install some packages for best experience
  4. Config something

This is my Linux desktop

My customizatioan

  • Desktop environment: Xfce
  • Theme ( Recommended GTK 2.0):
  • Extra package:
  • Items in Panel on Xfce:
    • Separator: style=Transparent, expand=true
    • Separator: style=Transparent, expand=true
    • Clock: Format=Custom Format (%I:%M %p | %a %d %b %Y)
    • Separator: style=Transparent, expand=true
    • Workspace Switcher
    • Keyboard Layouts
    • Notification Area: Show frame=false
    • Audio Mixer
    • Action Buttons
    • Separator: style=Separator
    • Applications Menu
    • Show Desktop

      4 items first in the items of Xfce panel is a technique to adjust center position of clock


  • More details of this section can see in my post (Thai version)