I want to display the desktop icons without the text. I only have the Home and Trash icons on the desktop. Any sugestions?
Open gconf-editor, and go to apps>nautilus>preferences and change the desktop font to 0 (eg. change it from Sans 10 to Sans 0), then there's no text visible.
As of at least 14.04 the gconf schema of
The key is located under
To revert the changes make the key empty, either from the dconf-editor gui or with gsettings from the CLI:
The default value appears to be