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Questions tagged [lxqt]

LXQt is the fusion of the LXDE-Qt and Razor-qt projects, as well as the continuation of the LXDE project.

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(Lubuntu 18.10+LXQt) Start Program at Login Screen

I'm trying to get Synergy to start at the login screen so I don't have to keep using a separate keyboard and mouse to log in whenever I have to reboot. This answer seems to be good for the *ubuntus ...
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Lubuntu 18.10 LXQt power button actions

My system shuts down when I push te power button instead of suspending like most laptops. There are many complex forum solutions for that on the net, but I like to solve it with this command: "...
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Lubuntu 18.10 LXQt desktop no user login after booting

Interesting one. After some time of leaving ubuntu I decided to run Lubuntu again. This time 18.10. There is a new desktop called LXQt as far as I can see. MY problem; after installing it it runs ...
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Large empty blanks in Lubuntu 18.10

I just downloaded and installed Lubuntu 18.10 and found out that it has large empty blanks: Was it so intended? (Was designed by plan?) What can cause this? What can I do to remove that?
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Lubuntu brightness/backlight issue

I freshly installed Lubuntu 18.10 with LXQT environment and here's my issue : I want to dim the backlight of my laptop with the keyboard shortcut (XF86) but when i press it, it changes the brightness(...
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Lubuntu 18.10: how can I use the color schemes found in /usr/share/color-schemes?

Lubuntu 18.10 uses LXQt as its desktop environment. There are some common features shared between KDE Plasma and LXQt. One such feature is the presence of /usr/share/color-schemes. In Lubuntu 18.10, ...
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Is there a workaround for the removal of “Copy Path” in pcmanfm-qt?

Briefly, now that the Copy Path option has been removed from the lxqt version of the pcmanfm file maanger, I'm trying to find a workaround. More details: I've been using Linux since 2015, solely ...
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What can be the issue when after installing Lubuntu 18.10 shortcuts for window tiling and other ones don't work?

I installed Lubuntu 18.10 on my machine. I was used to clicking Windows + Left/Right to get a split screen with opened windows back on Linux Mint, but it's not working on Lubuntu. Having searched ...
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Lubuntu 18.10 is mounting USB drives as group sambashare by default

Trying out then new Lubuntu 18.10 (LXQt) I stumbled on this problem. Every USB flash drive is mounted as owner user and group sambashare, instead of the normal group user, causing problems restoring ...
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Bluetooth connection (Bluez) not working after logout (works after restart)

I use LXQT in Lubuntu 18.10 and I have a problem with keeping the Bluetooth-speaker connected to the laptop after logging out and in. It works fine after reboot though. So, I have a solution that ...
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Is there any “official” guidance to upgrading from Lubuntu 18.04 LTS (LXDE) to Lubuntu 18.10 (LXQt)

Since there are major differences between Lubuntu 18.04 LTS and Lubuntu 18.10 primarily involving the change from LXDE to LXQt is there any guidance available for those who wish to upgrade from 18.04 ...
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Is the only way to add a quicklaunch in LXQt by mouse?

I try to add a quicklaunch item to the panel in Lubuntu 18.10. This seems only to work with drag and drop from the start menu and not via a menu for the panel setting.
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Is there a way to make Lubuntu 18.10 look like Lubuntu 18.04?

Since Lubuntu changes its desktop from LXDE to LXQt there have been changes in icons of the panel and PCmanFM, the file manager. I am not an experienced user but I am wondering why a change in ...
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Why is my Lubuntu desktop environment changed to LXQt after upgrading from 18.04 to 18.10?

I had a fresh installation of Lubuntu 18.04 (no upgrade) and upgraded to 18.10 today. Afterwards I was booted into a graphical user interface that does not look like Lubuntu. My settings for the panel ...
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Cannot purge graphical interface from lubuntu 18.04

I installed lubuntu 18.04, so I wanna purge graphical interface, to make it run as a server, with just CLI enabled. But I can't!! I already did: sudo apt remove --purge lubuntu-* sudo apt remove --...
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Installing Lxqt on top of Kubuntu 18.04 I have no wifi indicator in panel

This is a QnA ~ Posted in order to provide an answer. Installing LXQT on top of Kubuntu 18 I have internet connection but I cannot see details about it nor can I see a list of available networks. I ...
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How to get icon buttons inside Apper software manager when used in Lxqt

I was looking for a light and fast software manager for KDE/Qt similar to Synaptic, and Apper is an answer. Although it is usable, and I find it even lighter than Synaptic, it lacks icons for the ...
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What is going to be the future for Lubuntu (LXQt or LXDE)?

I heard that the Lubuntu team is planning to move to LXQt for the default Lubuntu desktop. Is that true? Will it happen on the next point release of 18.04 or on 18.10's (Cosmic Cuttlefish) release? I'...
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How to change the desktop environment from lxqt to lxde [closed]

I am running Lubuntu 18.04 on my computer. I was curious and accidentally changed the desktop environment from lxde to lxqt in the login screen. I don't have lxqt installed. It shows me a black screen ...
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Disable touchpad while typing in LXQt

Runing LXQt on Kubuntu 18.04. In the configuration, there is no option to disable touchpad while typing. How do I get this done? Touchpad should be re-enabled after a small delay after the last ...
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Keyboard layout indicator in LXQt shows same the symbol for different variants

Running LXQt on Kubuntu 18.04. Had installed it using sudo apt-get install lxqt command. I am really liking it. Super fast. One problem, though, is about the keyboard layout indicator. I use US ...
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How should I go about setting up 18.04 and lxqt desktop?

There are some guides around installing with the minimal CD, but they are quite complex and I'm worried I might be losing some of the features like disk encryption, fast boot, the fancy boot screen ...
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Changing LXQT Screen Resolution permanently in LUbuntu

I'm using Tinker Board with Lubuntu 16.04.2, I'm able to change to screen resolution but it reverts back after restarting <br> I've been researching for a while and all I see is how to change it ...
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lxqt “whisker menu”?

I'm running 16.04 on a very old PC, so I'm using the Enlightenment (currently E22) desktop. I'm looking at LXQT, but I'd like the "program search" feature that comes with XFCE's Whisker Menu. I'm ...
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How to install a printer in Lubuntu 17.10 with LXQT? [closed]

How to install a printer in Lubuntu 17.10 with LXQT? Edit: The printer in question is a Samsung M2022W. I have the Samsung firmware and I have successfully installed the printer in other flavours of ...
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Where is Lubuntu Next 17.10 LXQt?

Ubuntu 17.10 is already released. But where is the promised release of Lubuntu 17.10 with LXQt? the latest ISO is the daily image from 14 October.
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APT Can't add repositories! Ubuntu 16.04 minimal [duplicate]

I built a Ubuntu minimal installation (32-bit) to a VirtualBox Machine. Everything worked without a hitch, and the first things I installed were xorg and lxqt, including dependencies. It booted up ...
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Lxqt application menu categories mixed up and contains duplicates after login to openbox

I logged into OpenBox just to see how it was and then logged back into Lxqt now i have duplicates of half the things and in random categories.
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How to switch desktop manager from LXDE?

So, the thing is, I wanted to try LxQT desktop manager. So I've installed lxqt package, but now I don't know, how to switch to LxQT from the current LXDE. I tried to look for it, but I've only found ...
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How to skip login screen on Lubuntu (17.04) - Lxqt

I just installed Lubuntu 17.04, and am testing out the not-officially-released LXQT window system for it. Everything seems to work great so far, aside from a few little bugs; the only one that really ...
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Send-Via-Bluetooth custom action on pcmanfm-qt

I'm trying to make custom action on pcmanfm-qt to send files/folders using blueman. The problem is the custom action keep appearing every time i use right click button even when not selecting any ...
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LXQt install taskbar with start button

I have just installed LXQt on Ubuntu server 16.04 like this: First i have installed ubuntu server from scratch, logged in as a user ubuntu and then i run: sudo apt update sudo apt upgrade sudo apt ...
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how to install lxqt on ubuntu server 16.04

I have a Ubuntu Server that I want to turn into a LAMP server. I would like to do a little bit of web development on it as well so I would like to add a very lightweight desktop environment. So far ...
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Installed lxqt on lubuntu 16.04 but can't log into it

I once installed lubuntu 16.04 to wait for the upcoming 16.10 with lxqt by default prepacked. Due to lxqt being postponed to the 17.04 release I manually entered sudo apt-get install lxqt openbox in ...
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How to customize LXQt theming on 16.04

I have installed LXQt via the lxqt-metapackage and while it seems like a grand desktop environment, I can't seem to customize it. I Google searched for ways to customize its themes and such and found ...
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Pomodoro timer for LXDE

It doesn't have to be a dedicated pomodoro app. Just a regular timer counting the time down will do. There are some requirements though - It has to… : … integrate with lxde panel. Either via being ...
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Is there any way to install latest LXqt 0.10 on ubuntu 14.04?

I heard it is the most lightweight DE ever made. For my Pentium 3 desktop, I guess this well designed new LXQT would be just perfect! Can anyone help?
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Setting up Themes in LX-Qt

I recently installed LX-Qt on Ubuntu Server. Everything went fine, but there seems to be an issue with the themes. When a theme is set in "Qt Configuration" (currently "QtCurve"), it doesn't change ...
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How to install LXQt DE in Ubuntu 14.04 LTS?

I heard there is a new (Lightweight) Desktop environment available named as LXQt for Ubuntu and I would like to know how can I install it on Ubuntu 14.04.
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Can't login after installing LXQt on 14.04

I am using Lubuntu 14.04. I read about LXQt, the next generation lightweight desktop environment, so I decided to try it. I added this PPA and then did apt-get update/upgrade and installed the lxqt-...