Elementary Tweaks and other goodies
Elementary Tweaks is a tool that allows you to customize the elementary desktop further. It can be used to configure the themes, icons, dock, window buttons, desktop effects etc. It comes from a separate ppa.
$ sudo apt-add-repository ppa:versable/elementary-update -y $ sudo apt-get update $ sudo apt-get install elementary-tweaks
The ppa provides wallpapers, themes, icon packs and more applications
$ sudo apt-get install elementary-wallpaper-collection
Wingpanels slim and super
$ sudo apt-get install wingpanel-slim super-wingpanel
Themes and icon packs
$ sudo apt-get install elementary-.*-theme elementary-.*-icons
The themes, icons, and wingpanel settings can be edited from System Settings > Tweaks
Synapse indicator is a search tool to find apps and files quickly. Install as follows
$ sudo apt-get install indicator-synapse
After installation logout and login back, and you should see a search icon in the wingpanel system tray.