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Libreoffice calc problem under Kubuntu 22.04 Wayland

I have recently upgraded to Kubuntu 22.04 and have tried Plasma on Wayland. So far I have encountered a small problem when using the format painter in LibreOffice Calc. I position the mouse over the ...
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OSX Style global Menu in Plasma 5 (how to show pcmanfm_menu in global menu in plasma while in --desktop mode)?

I use pcmanfm-qt in plasma in "--desktop" mode, so that pcmanfm-qt "becomes" the desktop. Now i want pcmanfm's menu to be exposed to global menu, while pcmanfm only renders the ...
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Desktop background mysteriously changed

When I booted my computer this morning, the wrong wallpaper appeared. The image file for my regular wallpaper was still where it was supposed to be, and it's still available in the Plasma Desktop ...
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After installing Kubuntu 22.04 and Kvantum, why is the Kvantum Application Style themes are both in Dark Color?

Recently I tried installing Kubuntu 22.04 and also Kvantum. My question is why is the Kvantum Application Style themes are both dark colors
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Kubuntu 22.04 Light theme not working

After a fresh reinstall of Kubuntu 22.04, the light theme is not working/not being applied. I initially had Kubuntu 21.10 with the light theme and upgraded to 22.04 and was able to use it. Now it ...
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Kubuntu 22.04 Widgets Repostioning problem

I recently update Kubuntu 20.10 to 22.04. Every Thing is Fine except for the Plasma widgets. Kubuntu right now after update run on Kde plasma: 5.24.4 framework version: 5.92.0 Qt version: 5.15.3. So ...
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Screen becomes fuzzy (Ubuntu Studio 22.04)

I have a fresh install of Ubuntu Studio 22.04. Proprietary nvidia drivers 510.60.02. The screen will sometimes get fuzzy. It's not constant and doing things like typing or moving the mouse will cause ...
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Ubuntu Studio 21.10 Removable Devices doesn't notice on the second "Drive-in"

After many attempts, it appears that the 'Removable Device' notifier doesn't notice on the second "Drive-in" of an Audio CD or a DVD. Here are the steps. Insert a Media on the DVD-RW Drive =...
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Am using Kubuntu 20.04 and no KDE Plasma 5.18 no update to 5.24

I sent a bug report and was told that I needed to update from KDE Plasma version 5.18 to 5.24 as the bug had been fixed. I update everyday almost, whenever updates are available. Tried to find a way ...
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Kde app menu favourites not shown in kubuntu 20.04 pinguy builder

I used pinguy builder to remaster Kubuntu 20.04 and used it to copy settings to /etc/skel folder, however when I boot the remastered distro no favourites apps are shown in application menu, other ...
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Plasma doesn't remember window positions in dual screen einvironment

I'm using Plasma desktop 5.24 with a laptop that has a small screen and an external display. When the external display is switched off, all the windows move to the laptop display (at the left). When I ...
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Kill a specific window, but not the entire suite of windows belonging to one program?

Currently using KDE. I'd like a shortcut that's able to kill a window, but not all windows of the same process. For example, right now I'm using xkill to kill windows using the mouse. I love it, but ...
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Gnome calculator broken, white screen

I recently installed KDE Plasma to test it out, but I didn't like it so I booted back to GNOME only to see that everything is broken, the top-bar, icons, everything. In order to reset everything, I ...
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Set DNS server globally on Kubuntu?

Kubuntu allows to setup DNS for a connection. Each time I connect to a new connection, I have to set up DNS for it. Is there a way to setup DNS globally?
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Session randomly terminates

My session randomly terminates and puts be back to the login screen. Below is my machine info. I get no error messages, or warnings. It abruptly just ends and all I see the the login screen. I have ...
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Keep my ssh being unlocked once it is unlocked

I don't want to enter my ssh key's password every time. However, common methods are not my case: ssh-add: I don't want to run a separated command key without a passphrase: ABSOLUTELY NOT! Store in a ...
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LTS support for Kubuntu vs Ubuntu

I'm planning on installing Linux for my wife, and she's looking for a Windows-like experience. I was planning on using Plasma as her desktop environment. Kubuntu seems like a natural choice. What I'm ...
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KIO Client not recognising root CA-Certificate

I have a self-generated SSL root-CA-Certificate in /usr/local/share/ca-certificates/skynet.crt The file is in PEM-format. After I copied skynet.crt into /usr/local/share/ca-certificates, I ran sudo ...
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How can I change KDE Meta+P options

When I press META+P, I get the following options using KDE: Switch to external screen Switch to laptop screen Unify outputs Extend to left Extend to right Is it possible to modify these settings, so ...
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Install KDE Plasma Settings App Without Installing KDE Plasma

So I recently uninstalled KDE Plasma. There are some configuration files that are messing up my GNOME Settings (discussed in my other question GNOME Tweaks > Window Titlebars Settings Don't ...
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How to fix blurred PDF preview in TeXstudio under fractional scaling?

I am using fractional scaling in Kubuntu 20.04. When I compile a .tex file in TeXstudio, the preview of the output is blurred (however, the generated PDF is not blurred when viewed in Okular or ...
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How to enable fractional scaling of GTK apps in KDE Plasma?

While Plasma supports fractional scaling of Qt apps very well, the fractional scaling does not apply on GTK apps. GDK_SCALE=2 appname can apply a scale factor 2, but it does not work for fractional ...
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Chrome does not come to foreground after clicking link in other app

When I click on a link for example in a mail in Thunderbird or a message in Slack, an already running chrome opens a new tab and opens the page there, but does not come to the foreground. I have to ...
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Automatic screen locking does not work on Kubuntu

I am running Kubuntu 20.04. I have set screen lock to automatically kick in after 3 minutes. It does not. What could be preventing this? Do I have to close all programs before automatic screen locking ...
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Kubuntu 20.04 runs the same game hotter on average than Ubuntu 20.04 Steam, Nvidia

I do realize that it seems like margin of error, but this has been consistent across every install that I've done. On Steam, with the latest NVIDIA 470.86 drivers and with Kwin enabled or disabled ...
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Super Key (Windows Key) Application Search does not show Application

When I press the superkey and search for vs code it doesn't show, although it is in my system. This has happened to me with all my applications:
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plasma visual feedback indicators have stopped working in Kubuntu 20.04

Currently my Fn shortcuts work, but they do not trigger any indicator pop up on the screen. I have tried checking/unchecking the: System Settings > Workspace Behaviour > General Behavriour > &...
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Chrome's "Show in Folder" opens Dolphin after Kde Plasma Install

I installed KDE Plasma and I used it for some time, but when I switched back to GNOME, I eventually realized that when I download things when using Google Chrome and select the "show in folder&...
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Hide certain toolbar icons on the side of KDE Plasma's task manager?

[I FOUND IT OUT MYSELF, ANSWERED] I want to hide certain toolbar icons, like NoMachine, Bluetooth (the icon in blue, next to Discord), Most Recent Device, etc. The icons are taking up most of my task ...
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KDE Menu not showing application logo

I have Android Studio app installed on Ubuntu 20.04 with KDE Plasma. The logo of this app does not appear in the menu of applications (Development) of Application Launcher. How can I make it appear? I ...
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Unable to boot after updates, or installing anything Kubuntu

Suddenly after an update, I was unable to install anything or any updates. I've tried to figure out what was causing it, I am not sure where the issue is but I would like to be able to install any ...
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Difference between the two Flatpak backends available in apt for Plasma Discover? Is there a problem from Installing both?

So basically I wanted to add Flatpak support to Discover and I came up with these two different Apt commands sudo apt install plasma-discover-flatpak-backend sudo apt install plasma-discover-backend-...
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How do I get my icon for grub customizer back?

I have the icon for 'grub customizer'. It is a .png and it is located in file:///var/lib/app-info/icons/ubuntu-focal-universe/64x64/grub-customizer_grub-customizer.png. However in my app launcher it ...
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KDE Plasma black screen and no taskbar

I am using Kubuntu 20.04, when I turn on my PC I get a black screen, no taskbar and I have to use Ctrl+Alt+f1 to login, after that: I use startx command and I get a black screen as well, hot corners ...
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Kubuntu error that makes the desktop shortcuts unridden

after my thinkpad w541 going to sleep and wakes up after a while I am getting this error: Executable : kwin _x11 PID : 1706 signal : segmentation fault (11) time .... And for example the dolphin icon'...
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Microphone stops working at any volume apart from 99-100%

The webcam microphone volume seems to be only functional between 99-100%. At 99% it is what I would count as ~10% of real volume, at 100% it's full volume (normal) while <=98% the microphone is ...
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KDE Plasma icons showing in UBUNTU DESKTOP

I downloaded KDE PLASMA DESKTOP in my Ubuntu 20.04.3 computer and i used it to review. I didnt like it so i switched back to UBUNTU in log in screen but the icons, cursor and Window layout is still ...
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How to recover from making windows 100% transparent(opacity) in KDE in a config file?

How to recover from making windows 100% transparent in KDE in a config file? This is where i did that in a System Settings: System Settings > Workspace Appearance and Behaviour > Window ...
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Split screen in two desktops/workspaces in KDE Plasma

I know this task is solved in Ubuntu, what about KDE? Are there any native solutions for the problem?
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Kubuntu login screen is frozen when switching users

I have two users sessions running. I can switch between users without error most of the time. But after a while, after I try to switch users, on the login screen for the user I am swtiching to, the ...
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Missing print panel in KDE Plasma system settings

I just switched my Ubuntu 20.04 installation from Gnome to KDE. Everything is going well except the Printers panel is missing from System Settings. According to various documentation I've found, it ...
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Ubuntu 20.04 Bluetooth does not connect again in this case

I have Samsung Earbuds. My earbud connect usually. But, If my earbuds are connected to my phone, then at the same time, I try to connect to my Ubuntu 20.04, it wont connect. That is ok. But now, I ...
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In KDE Plasma, how to group presented windows by app, like on macOS MissionControl?

I have a hot-corner action assigned for "Present Windows - Current Desktop" (under System Settings > Screen Edges) and it works well. However, the preview can quickly get too chaotic and ...
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KDE Plasma 5 Text Box Border Highlight Not In Correct Position

I recently added Manjaro to my setup that already had Kubuntu 21.04 and Windows 10. Kubuntu and Manjaro are sharing the /home partition, so I'm using the same user account on both systems. Everything ...
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How to get menu bar back after hidden in all KDE program windows

The top, "File, Edit..." menu is gone from all my KDE program windows. Not sure what I changed. I tried ctrl+m, looked in EVERY setting I can find for days but can not find a way to get my ...
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Stuck in bootloop. Login screen doesn't show up

I've recently decided to install kde-plasma-desktop Desktop environment, but it was laggy on my PC and so I decided to switch back to gnome. So I removed the kde-plasma-desktop package and other kde ...
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KDE Plasma Login-Loop

When trying to login in Kernel Version 5.4.0.77-generic, I enter the correct password and get sent back to the login screen after a short blackscreen. When booting into another kernel like 5.8, 5.11 ...
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how to reset ubuntu after uninstalling kde plasma?

i installed kde-plasma-desktop on my Ubuntu and after about two hours i understood that i prefer Ubuntu Desktop . so i uninstalled it but a few of its changes has remained . like icons . what should i ...
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How can I retrieve my compromised personal information in Ubuntu Studio?

I had a major system failure a few days ago and I'm desperately trying to retrieve my Hard Disk data without compromising the entire system. I've performed an fsck command on the /dev/sda2 partition ...
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Cannot add a second Google account in Kubuntu 20.04

I want to add a second Google Drive account to Online Accounts in order to access a second Google Drive from Dolphin. After inserting the password, an empty window is displayed indefinitely. No error ...
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