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by drooly
Fri Apr 19, 2019 7:37 am
Forum: General Help
Topic: vanishing mouse cursor, needs reboot !
Replies: 1
Views: 41

Re: vanishing mouse cursor, needs reboot !

Running up to date Fed 29 from LXDE spin. Nouveau NVidia driver. When this has happened it always seems to be when using kicad, though I usually have had Eclipse , Firefox,Thunderbird and Geany running too. any particular reason to run a bleeding edge distro like fedora? why not something more cons...
by drooly
Thu Apr 18, 2019 7:00 am
Forum: General Help
Topic: Menu icons messed up
Replies: 5
Views: 838

Re: Menu icons messed up

Maybe my question is trivial, but I cant find how to link some icons to program? Could somebody help me? it is pointless to post the exact same words again. especially after i already answered you the first time, and you have not reacted to that. what are you hoping to achieve? your question is too...
by drooly
Mon Apr 15, 2019 7:33 pm
Forum: PCManFM
Topic: Desktop launcher icon mix-up
Replies: 1
Views: 54

Re: Desktop launcher icon mix-up

ln -s trash:/// /home/username/Desktop you cannot mix terminal commands with gui-only fuse stuff like that. This created a launcher icon, and upon double-clicking it, a window prompted me to choose the program to associate to that file extension in particular and I chose the files app PCManFM-Qt. i...
by drooly
Mon Apr 15, 2019 7:24 pm
Forum: General Help
Topic: Linking icons to programs
Replies: 1
Views: 72

Re: Linking icons to programs

i'm sure it's easily solved, but i have no idea what you're talking about.
please explain in full detail.
then also add details about your distro & desktop environment.
by drooly
Mon Apr 01, 2019 7:03 am
Forum: LXDE Components
Topic: LXDM by default in US Keyboard, how change it ?
Replies: 9
Views: 1105

Re: LXDM by default in US Keyboard, how change it ?

zorba395 wrote:Using setxkbmap in lightdm.conf doesn't work! :oops:

Lightdm is not the same as LXDM!
in case you need a solution for lightdm: https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/Li ... _displayed

general configuration for LXDM: https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/LXDM#Configuration
by drooly
Fri Feb 22, 2019 5:13 pm
Forum: Installation and Upgrade of LXDE
Topic: Cannot boot into LXDE
Replies: 1
Views: 551

Re: Cannot boot into LXDE

how exactly and what exactly did you install?
when you boot up, is there a login screen where you enter username/password? that's where you also choose which desktop session you want.
by drooly
Wed Feb 20, 2019 10:11 pm
Forum: German language LXDE Forum / Deutschsprachiges LXDE Forum
Topic: Touchscreen kalibrieren
Replies: 1
Views: 343

Re: Touchscreen kalibrieren

keine ahnung warum es das braucht, aber installier doch einfach xterm und versuch's dann noch einmal!
by drooly
Sat Feb 16, 2019 9:40 pm
Forum: Hardware & Laptops with LXDE
Topic: touchpad configuration
Replies: 9
Views: 1202

Re: touchpad configuration

VirginiaVaughan wrote:i am using HP Z600

i cannot find any laptop by that name.
please give a precise maker & model.
als, which linux distro did you install?
by drooly
Sat Feb 16, 2019 9:37 pm
Forum: General Help
Topic: [SOLVED] Unable to copy and paste
Replies: 6
Views: 466

Re: [SOLVED] Unable to copy and paste

^ yes i use clipit for precisely that reason - because it can be made to sync primary and secondary clipboards.
i delight in its functionality every day.
i think you were/are just confused about which application uses which clipboard functionality.
maybe this search can help.
by drooly
Sat Feb 09, 2019 5:16 pm
Forum: General Help
Topic: [SOLVED] Unable to copy and paste
Replies: 6
Views: 466

Re: Unable to copy and paste

you still have to key Ctrl-C then, or right click and "Copy". well, actually it depends if you or the application in question uses the primary or secondary clipboard. for the primary, a simple highlight is enough to copy, and SHift+Insert to paste, or middle-click. primary and secondary cl...

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