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Old 08-06-2012, 11:57 AM   #1
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No Desktop or Context Menu's

We are running RHEL 6.3 workstation. I have a user on one workstation that cannot see desktop icons, or right click on the desktop and summon a context menu. All other users on this box are fine. In gconf-editor, under apps-->nautilus-->preferences "show desktop" is checked. i read about a command line that displays the configuration called 'gsettings' however, i get a command not found error when i try to run it.

All apps work otherwise (i.e firefox, terminal, etc)

any ideas?
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is Nautilus actually running?

Old 08-08-2012, 10:01 AM   #3
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I haven no idea whats going on here. Before i posted i rebooted this machine several times, and tried many things. I see your post, and fire the machine back up, and everything is working splendidly. I give up.


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