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Old 07-27-2007, 02:17 PM   #1
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how do i switch from gnome to kde?

i didn't know which one i wanted when i was installing and this is my first linux box...i'd like to switch over to KDE and see if i like it better but
Old 07-27-2007, 02:31 PM   #2
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open up your package manager and install KDE
then when you logout go to session and change it to KDE then login and you will be in KDE
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A bit of embellishment:

It seems that one of the biggest changes that new Linux users deal with is the almost universal power of the package manager---there is simply no equivalent in the Windows world. I have now trained myself to do searches in Synaptic before looking anywhere else---but it took many months to get used to it.

Alabama; glad to see you are getting settled in.....


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