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Old 12-19-2004, 12:15 AM   #1
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create a partition on mandrake 10.1 ?

hi all,

am totally new to mandrake 10.1 and i would like to ask the experts a couple of questions....

1/ how can i partition my hd?

2/ how can i change the icons for shortcuts on my desktop?

3/ how can i set firefox as default browser...i hate konqueror!!

thats all folks,
bye bye
Old 12-19-2004, 02:09 AM   #2
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1) go to your mandrake control center and you can partition your drive in there

2) to change your icon themes, you can gop to your mandrake "start" button -->configuration and then KDE style , or something like that. There you can select different icon themes. To install custom icons, go download them from somewhere like You put them in a directory somewhere. The website will tell you where, but I believe it's something likle /usr/local/.kde/icons, or something like that. I'm using WIndows XP at the moment so I cannot clearly walk you through it.

3) there is a way to make firefox your default. Just search the forum as this has been asked many times by other people. I'm too lazy to look it up for you.


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