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Old 03-11-2009, 03:35 PM   #1
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How to migrate to KDE

I've installed the default Fedora 10 Gnome but would like to be able to choose between KDE and Gnome; or totally switch over to KDE.

Is it possible or do I need to reinstall?
Old 03-11-2009, 04:35 PM   #2
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Yes, just install the kde packages, and that will give you the choice to start into KDE or GNOME. They share the same applications, so some of the icons may look messed up. But that's it.

good luck,
Old 03-11-2009, 04:40 PM   #3
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Also important to note is that:

When you are on the log-on screen, choose Menu, then Session Type
Old 03-12-2009, 01:30 AM   #4
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Thanks everybody. I'm in KDE and it looks great!


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