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Old 04-03-2007, 09:56 AM   #1
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Desktop icons??

I've been trying for quite sometime on this, but still nothing...

How can I put Home and Computer Icons on my desktop?

Thank you all.
Old 04-03-2007, 10:15 AM   #2
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I don't know if it's available for Ubuntu, but for people who don't like to dig a little, theres a simple gui app called gtweakui that makes that very easy on Gnome.
Old 04-03-2007, 10:47 AM   #3
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Run gconf-editor -> apps -> nautilus -> desktop and tick on the selections you want to enable.
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The bottom of this guide tells you how to do it in Kubuntu:
Old 04-04-2007, 04:51 PM   #5
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With Ubuntu and Gnome, I always just drag the icons from the Menu, to my desktop.



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