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Nego 03-23-2005 12:04 AM

a Gnome question
 
Ok, Im using gnome, I don't want to hear I should switch, I like gnome just fine.
I was wondering how to make shortcuts to home, my computer, and recycling bin. I would also like to know how to change the icon size on the icons on my desktop, I want it to look like This

reddazz 03-23-2005 01:35 AM

There is an application called gconf-editor somewhere in your gnome menu (if it isn't install it) that can be used to enable the options you want.

cs-cam 03-23-2005 01:38 AM

Most GNOME installations have those icons there by default I thought, if not check out gconf-editor there'll be a way to turn them on for sure. And to change the size can't you right-click and stretch? There should be an option something along those lines.

reddazz 03-23-2005 02:16 AM

Ubuntu doesn't enable those options by default. All it has is a little trash icon somewhere on the gnome-panel.

Nego 03-23-2005 05:29 PM

There doesnt seem to be anything about creating shortcuts to folders, at least I don't see it. Im on Ubuntu, I opened gconf-editor and looks through all the folders, nothing seemed to be even related to my computer, recycling bin, or home

prasanta 03-23-2005 11:12 PM

What I did was right click on the desktop -> create launcher and at the command line wrote /home/<your home> and type is directory. That created a link to the home directory.

-Prasanta


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