Konsole is the terminal emulator for the K Desktop Environment.

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Switch profile in Konsole from command line?

I know that its possible to set profile for new tab, but what if i need to switch profile for current tab?
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Screen shortcuts in terminal conflict with Konsole and general GUI settings

I'm starting to use Screen in my terminal use (tired of sshing many times when I need to work) anyway, I'm finding that the Screen shortcuts conflict with some of my general gui shortcuts. The real ...
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Konsole does not execute .profile or .bash_profile [duplicate]

When I open Konsole the settings in .profile are not executed, and it means the ~/bin is not added to the PATH. Is there a way to get Konsole to do that? PS. Is there a way to tell whether Konsole ...
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urxvt font smoothing not as good as konsole

I have been playing with urxvt lately and find the font-rendering not very satisfying: The result from konsole: You can see konsole renders it much sharper and clearer. Here is my .Xdefaults: ...
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Can't configure Konsole transparency over background image?

I can make the background transparent (so the window behind shows through-- generally annoying and useless), and I can set a background image, but I can't adjust the transparency over that background ...
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how to edit a .pdf file in kubuntu 13.04? [duplicate]

How to edit .pdf files in Kubuntu 13.04 ? Is there any supported software like "Adobe Acrobat" with the help of which I could do editing ?
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Konsole commands in Kubuntu [duplicate]

I am new user of Kubuntu. I am using Ubuntu 13.04. Could you tell me that how to use Konsole? Since I am a new user I don't know that what are the commands of Konsole.
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Pressing <Down> opens a new tab in Konsole

Since only recently, when I press the ↓ (the Down) key, a new tab is opened in the Konsole terminal emulator. This is only happens in Konsole, not, for example, in Gnome terminal. I don't know what ...
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Screen interferes with vim

I am running vim7.3 in screen 4.0 in konsole 2.10.5 on kde 4.10.5. In vim, i have assigned a normal mode macro to Ctrl-DownArrow. FWIW, it is used to go to the last line before the blank line from ...
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KDE Konsole has Ctrl-C remapped to new tab

For a week or so, the Ctrl+C mapping does not send an interrupt, but opens a new tab with another profile. It might have happend around the time when there were updates for all KDE software. I start ...
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KDE Konsole crashes when closing popups

When I open Konsole and hit 'About Konsole' or 'Adjust scrollback' or try to modify any color, it opens up popup as expected. But all those popups cause konsole to crash when i close them. Any ideas ...
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How to save the Krusader Password and Bookmarks

Im using Ubuntu 12.04 on my system and I need to reinstall the OS because of some graphical problems. So i need to make a backup of all the Bookmarks and Wallet Passwords of Krusader . And also I ...
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How to install extra packages -want Konsole

In Ubuntu 13.04, how do i add more apps, like Konsole, and where do i get them. I bought a laptop running Ubuntu 13.04, and the usual commands don't work in Gnome-Terminal. Whould i reinstall?
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Unicode problem in konsole

I have a problem with text encoding in konsole (I also tried xterm, things are the same) (Kubuntu 13.04, KDE). Here is the sample output: oleg@PrizoffN:~$ gg gg: ...
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Konsole like terminal for Gnome

I would like to switch from Kubuntu to Ubuntu but so far I couldn't find a terminal emulator for Gnome which had history support like Konsole does. In Konsole you can set the history to be unlimited ...
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Terminal tab autocompletion like in Mac OS

I could not find a screenshot, but i've seen a colleague of mine doing this: he has a terminal open in his MacBook Air, starts typing a file name, presses Tab and is given a list of suggestions, like ...
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Konsole won't work!

I've installed Ubuntu 12.10 wubi, and Konsole using sudo apt-get install konsole and it installed fine, but when i tried to open it, it does nothing! I tried to reinstall it, multiple times, but the ...
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How to change the shorcut for Paste in Yakuake? [closed]

I installed Yakuake 2.9.8 on a Unity desktop. It works quite well, except for two issues with shortcuts. I want to use Ctrl + V to paste (because Ctrl + Shift + V is already used as a global shortcut ...
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Is there a keyboard shortcut to open a new Konsole tab?

I want to open a new Konsole tab with my keyboard. Is there a shortcut for that?
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How can I get kubuntu to respect previous window sizes?

Every time I open Konsole, or any number of other programs, its y-size is 100% of my desktop, which is a pain. I have the setting "save size and position on exit" checked, and I tried unchecking it ...
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KDE 4.7.3: how to remember ssh key passphrase in konsole?

I am using latest KDE in Kubuntu 11.10, I have ssh keys added protected by a passphrase which is prompted every time I try to establish ssh connection. In Gnome it would pop up a GUI window where I ...
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Monaco font in Konsole

I can't set Monaco font in Konsole but it installed in the system. How can I set monaco as my terminal font?
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Can't select Lucida Sans Typewriter as font for Konsole

I have Lucida Sans Typewriter font installed in my KDE and I can easily use it as text font in my Eclipse. However, this font isn't shown in monospaced fonts list when I am selecting a font for ...
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How do I change the default browser that konsole opens URLs with?

I have google-chrome set as my default web browser in Ubuntu and gnome applications. However, when using konsole, all links open in konqueror, and not google-chrome! I've tried setting the default ...
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Konsole Message after upgrade: cannot find -lcr

Yesterday I upgraded successfully from kubuntu 10.10 to 11.04 but when I start 'konsole' the first thing is: /usr/bin/ld: error: cannot find -lcr /usr/bin/ld: ...
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How to make all fonts available in Konsole/Yakuake?

At the moment I only have monospaced fonts and not all of them (I have the ubuntu monospaced font and it is not listed in the dialog). Update: I forgot to mention that I use Gnome 2.
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Remove all borders and tab bars from Yakuake?

machine: kubuntu 11.04x64 w/ kde4 the top terminal is of Yakuake w/ "No Border" option already enabled the bottom is of Konsole w/ "No Border" option also enabled how do I remove all borders ...
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How to use terminal from Krusader?

When I try to run the "Start Terminal Here" command I get Error executing konsole --workdir %d! On the net I found that the reason is that I have konsole is not installed, but I don't have root ...
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How to use ~/.XCompose in Qt/KDE Apps

I installed a very nice ~/.XCompose file (which I found on github). However, KDE apps at least do not use it unless I manually select XIM input mode on all the widgets. Is there a way to specify this ...
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Terminal which remembers its state

Having used gnome-terminal I noticed that it does not remember its state, once closed. I would like a terminal which remembers its state, this includes the title of the tabs and the current directory ...
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Using Kate's terminal plugin, how can I clear the terminal's history?

I want to clear all the history that I can scroll to, so that I start with a terminal without anything in it exempt the prompt. clear only creates a clear screen, but does not delete the scroll ...