Aeon Nox 2.0 XBMC Theme Released, Looks Fantastic!

Many consider XBMC as one the finest, if not the best, media center application out there, which is also open source. Starting from the previous XBMC 10 'Dharma' release, XBMC started supporting add-ons officially which made it super easy to install third-party developed skins and apps for XBMC. Aeon Nox 2.0 was one such long awaited theme for XBMC and it is now available with the default XBMC 11 repositories.

Aeon Nox 2.0 XBMC Theme Released

Aeon Nox 2.0 XBMC Skin Released
  • Aeon Nox is one of the most popular XBMC skins out there and its version 2.0 was keenly awaited. Now that it is released and available in XBMC repositories, installing and testing of Aeon Nox 2.0 XBMC theme is a breeze.
  • Some of the listed changes include:
  • Everything in the main menu can now be customized through "Customize Main Menu" in the Home Window Options.
  • All sub-menu items can now be disabled or enabled.
  • Added custom sub-menu items for custom main menu items.
  • Added tooltip to indicate that there is a media menu on the left side of the screen. New home menu style 'Aura' added.
  • Redesigned Weather window and Next Aired window.
How to Install Latest XBMC 11.0 Eden Beta 1 in Ubuntu 11.10?
  • To install latest Aeon Nox 2.0 XBMC skin, you need to have latest XBMC 11.0 Eden beta 1 installed. Aeon Nox 2.0 is available in the default repositories of XBMC 11.0 Eden Beta.
  • Do the following in Terminal to install XBMC 11.0 Eden Beta 1 in Ubuntu  11.10 Oneiric.
sudo add-apt-repository ppa:team-xbmc/unstable
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install xbmc
  • Done. Now launch XBMC 11.0 Beta.
How to Install Aeon Nox 2.0 Theme in XBMC?
  • Installation is rather easy since it is available in default XBMC repositories. Launch XBMC 11 and goto System - Settings.
Aeon Nox 2.0 XBMC Media Center Theme
  • Choose Addons from the sidebar menu.
Aeon Nox 2.0 XBMC 11 Theme
  • And search for Aeon Nox.
Aeon Nox 2.0 XBMC 11 Theme
  • You will be given an option to download Aeon Nox 2.0.
How to Install Aeon Nox 2.0 XBMC 11 Theme
  • That's it. Now just choose the theme when downloading is finished.
Random Screenshots of XBMC 11 Running Aeon Nox 2.0

Aeon Nox 2.0 XBMC 11 Theme

Aeon Nox 2.0 XBMC Media Center Theme

XBMC 11 Screenshot

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