Arc KDE customization
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Arc KDE - This is a port of the popular GTK theme Arc for Plasma 5 desktop with a few additions and extras.

NOTE: Plasma theme Arc Color now supports KDE Color Schemes with Papirus icon theme.

In this repository you'll find:

  • Kvantum Themes
  • Aurorae Window Decorations
  • Plasma Desktop Themes
  • Look & Feel Settings
  • Color Schemes
  • Konversation Themes
  • Yakuake Skins
  • Wallpapers
  • Extra Tools

Install / Update

ROOT directory

wget -qO- | sh

HOME directory

wget -qO- | sh


  • wget
  • tar
  • plasma-desktop
  • kvantum engine
  • yakuake (optional)
  • konversation (optional)


wget -qO- | sh

Official packages

Distro Maintainer Package
Ubuntu-based KDE distros Sergei Eremenko arc-kde (PPA)

Unofficial packages

Packages in this section are not part of the official repositories. If you have a trouble or a question please contact with package maintainer.

Distro Maintainer Package
Arch Linux Marcus Behrendt arc-kde-git (AUR)
Arch Linux Josip Ponjavic arc-kde-git (OBS)
openSUSE Konstantin Voinov arc-kde (OBS)

NOTE: If you maintainer and want be in the list please create an issue or send a pull request.


For better looking please use this pack with kvantum engine.

Run kvantummanager and choose Arc Dark Transparent (or another) theme and apply.

  • Use with Papirus icon theme for a more consistent and beautiful experience.
  • Fix the color of the menubar on Arc Dark GTK theme:
sudo sh ~/.local/share/plasma/desktoptheme/Arc-Dark/


Extra Themes


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