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Is it possible to have a login screen for Kubuntu 12.04 where I can click a user's name instead of typing it in?

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If you are using the KDM:

KDE System Settings > Login Screen > Theme

Install and pick a theme with the user list - here is one:

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If you are using the lightdm-kde-greeter. Earlier:

KDE System Settings > Login Screen (LightDM) > Theme - Pick a theme with the user list

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OK I got the lightdm-kde-greeter installed, but how do I change the background image for the User Bar? The default background is, let's just say, really UGLY! – SamuelH Mar 3 '14 at 15:50
With the Kubuntu 12.04 the User Bar doesn't have the gui to set the background. You could edit the /usr/share/kde4/apps/lightdm-kde-greeter/themes/userbar/main.qml -> The line 34 'source: plasmaTheme.wallpaperPath()' change it to the 'source: "/path/to/my-wallpaper.png"' . Older Kubuntu forums link: – user26687 Mar 9 '14 at 19:18

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