Cannot change Terminal color theme

Discussion in 'MacBook Pro' started by lunamedia, Sep 12, 2012.

  1. lunamedia macrumors newbie

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    #1
    Suspect I'm being a dumbass here, but after setting up a new MBP 2012, I can't seem to change from the default Terminal colours. I need a black Terminal :)

    Terminal > Prefs > Settings just does nothing.

    Can anyone tell me what I'm doing wrong?
     

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  2. yusukeaoki macrumors 68030

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    #2
    Go to Preference, Start up and check the "On start up, open: New Window with settings" and under there choose what theme you like.
     
  3. bogatyr macrumors 65816

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    #3
    Quit terminal (don't just X out) and restart it.

    EDIT: Before restarting, click the "Default" button after selecting the theme you want. This makes that theme the default, then restarting will use the new setting.
     
  4. lunamedia thread starter macrumors newbie

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