Dark theme for tmux and 117+ apps


tmux Theme Preview


Install using tpm

If you are a tpm user, you can install the theme and keep up to date by adding the following to your .tmux.conf file:

set -g @plugin 'dracula/tmux'

Activating theme

  1. Make sure run -b '~/.tmux/plugins/tpm/tpm' is at the bottom of your .tmux.conf
  2. Run tmux
  3. Use the tpm install command: prefix + I (default prefix is ctrl+b)


Customize the status bar by adding any of these lines to your .tmux.conf as desired:

  • Disable battery functionality: set -g @dracula-show-battery false
  • Disable network functionality: set -g @dracula-show-network false
  • Disable weather functionality: set -g @dracula-show-weather false
  • Switch from default fahrenheit to celsius: set -g @dracula-show-fahrenheit false
  • Enable powerline symbols: set -g @dracula-show-powerline true
  • Switch powerline symbols set -g @dracula-show-left-sep n8 for left and set -g @dracula-show-right-sep n: for right symbol (can set any symbol you like as seperator)
  • Adjust the refresh rate for the bar set -g @dracula-refresh-rate 5 the default is 5, it can accept any number
  • Enable military time: set -g @dracula-military-time true
  • Disable timezone: set -g @dracula-show-timezone false
  • Switch the left smiley icon set -g @dracula-show-left-icon session it can accept session, smiley, window, or any character.
  • Enable high contrast pane border: set -g @dracula-border-contrast true
  • Enable cpu usage: set -g @dracula-cpu-usage true
  • Enable ram usage: set -g @dracula-ram-usage true
  • Enable gpu usage: set -g @dracula-gpu-usage true
  • Swap date to day/month set -g @dracula-day-month true

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This theme wouldn't exist without these people. Wanna help too? Check the repository on GitHub.

  • danerwilliams
  • ethancedwards8
  • ImperadorSid
  • uttarayan21
  • ReagentX
  • ginglis13
  • osdamv
  • playonverbs
  • xunoaib
  • cnrmrphy
  • aapit
  • gaganpreet
  • jaywonchung
  • pbui
  • smarquez1
  • zenorocha

Made with by Zeno Rocha
under MIT license