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Old 10-07-2004, 08:13 PM   #1
Nikkou
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Transparent windows


ive seen screens where people have transparent windows in kde (the non-active ones.)
how do they do this? i want transparent windows!
 
Old 10-07-2004, 08:25 PM   #2
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i know that you can have a transparent terminal window ...

settings>schema>transparent for Konsole

you can also customize the font colors and tint the transparency by going to settings>configure Konsole>schema

about other windows im not sure.
 
Old 10-08-2004, 01:51 AM   #3
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The transparency in konsole is just konsole taking a snapshot of the background and makes the konsole-window look transparent (there's a cool window decoration that does the same thing to the window borders and title - can't recall the name).

Real transparency, i.e., you can see the underlying windows/applications as well, is supported by the latest X.org (IIRC), or at least it will be soon...

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