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bpasdar 05-02-2004 02:43 PM

KDE Howto edit / add to menus
 
I have fedora and using the new KDE. How in god's name do you do something as simple as add to the menus. I have tried to use the -- K / Preferences / More Preferences / Menu Editor -- to no avail

Any help is appreciated.

Thanks

Babak

VorlonInfoTech 05-02-2004 04:19 PM

Right Click on the the Big "K" in the bottom corner.

Select "Menu Editor".

bpasdar 05-02-2004 11:14 PM

Still NO Good
 
Thanks for the response. Unfortunately this works the same as the option I listed above. I make the change but it is not reflected in the menu.

Babak

sleestak240 05-03-2004 12:17 AM

I may be stating the obvious, but are you sure you went to File > Save to rewrite the config files after your modifications?

bpasdar 05-03-2004 12:47 PM

I File > Saved so many times that my index finger is mouse bruised. Any other thoughts.

bulliver 05-03-2004 05:06 PM

Try running 'kappfinder', it should find a bunch of apps and add them automatically. As for entering them manually, are you sure you are duplicateing the format of the existing entries correctly? Make sure you find the 'exact' name of the binary you want to add, because it is not always the same as the 'common' name for the program.

bulliver 05-03-2004 06:18 PM

Well I just tried adding an item myself, and as bpasdar stated, it does nothing. It might be a bug in kde 3.2. I'll go have a look around and see what I can find.


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