Articles Tagged overlayscrollbars

Ubuntu 15.10 Ditches Unity Overlay Scrollbars

Unity overlay scrollbars have been dropped from Ubuntu 15.10 Wily Werewolf and will be replaced by the upstream GNOME scrollbars.

20 August 2015
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Ubuntu’s Overlay Scrollbars Get Updated, Here’s How To Upgrade in Oneiric

An updated version of Ubuntu’s ‘Overlay Scrollbars’ has landed in Ubuntu 12.04 – and is available for Ubuntu 11.10 users to install. What’s new? Improved thumb appearance The proximity area (which reveals the scrollbar) has been […]

8 December 2011
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New Overlay Scrollbar Changes available in PPA for Oneiric users

Last week Ubuntus Andrea Cimitan, showed off some initial improvements to Ubuntus overlay scrollbars bound for inclusion in Ubuntu 12.04 Precise Pangolin.

11 October 2011
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Minor Improvements to Ubuntu’s Overlay Scrollbar for 12.04 [Video]

It may have only just got a name, but work on April's release of Ubuntu 12.04 is already underway. Posting a video detailing some improvements to Ubuntu's Overlay Scrollbar is Canonical's Andrea Cimitan.

5 October 2011
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Sexy Ubuntu Scrollbars Get Sexier for 11.10

Improvements to Ubuntu's Overlay Scrollbars for 11.10 have been shown off by the Ubuntu Design team.

6 July 2011
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Overlay Scrollbars get first improvements for Ubuntu 11.10 [Video]

Ubuntu's Andrea Cimitan has published a video demonstrating initial improvements to the 'Overlay Scrollbars' ahead of Ubuntu 11.10. Now boasting updated visuals, including an orange border around the 'thumb' when dragging, and improved screen-edge behaviour are demonstrated in the video below.

6 May 2011
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Mimic the look of Ubuntu’s Overlay-scrollbars in Chrome/ium

Chrome/ium doesn't use Ubuntu's new Overlay Scrollbars which is a shame: thy're cute, slim and awesome to use. Whilst we can't enable overlay scrollbars themselves in Chrome/ium we can at least match the look, courtesy of reader Micha R who mailed in just how to do this...

5 May 2011