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Old 07-02-2011, 07:52 AM   #1
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fc15 gnome3 desktop

I am a Linux oldbie ('01) having trouble deleting desktop icons on fc15 gnome3's desktop...specifically 2 duplicate "nautilus" and one duplicate "edit menu."
My problem may be a buggy config-editor, or just my ignorance on how to use it.
If anyone can walk me through the process for getting rid of one nautilus icon, I'd welcome the help.
Old 07-02-2011, 09:01 AM   #2
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Are you referring to the dashboard icons or actual links placed by you on the desktop ?

If they are on the dashboard, simply drag the desired icon and a trash can appears at the bottom of the dash. Drag the icon to it.
Old 07-02-2011, 09:09 AM   #3
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My icons, system generated way to delete them. Right click shows nothing. And bye the way there is no "Trash" folder shown. I think I may do with a lesson on how the new config-editor works..."Trash" is checked but no easy way to set up the name.

Thanks for your help.



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