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I Have setup Ubuntu 10.04 and all I want to know is how to make a desktop top full of icons like Windows?

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huh? right-click and add documents and folders... Can you supply a link to a screenshot highlighting what you are asking? –  fossfreedom Jan 23 '12 at 11:46
    
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You can put icons on the desktop in the same way you would put icons in Windows: by dragging a file to the "Desktop" directory in your home folder. If you want to add a program, right-click the desktop, then add a launcher by typing in the program's command.

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