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In KDE Plasma a panel can be moved to a different screen edge by first enabling the configuration mode by clicking the settings button in the corner of the panel: Next drag the area that says "Screen Edge" to where you want the panel on the screen, such as the top:


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What is the difference between kubuntu-desktop, plasma-desktop and kde-plasma-desktop packages? Running apt show on each: kubuntu-desktop Description: Kubuntu Plasma Desktop/Netbook system kde-plasma-desktop Description: KDE Plasma Desktop and minimal set of applications plasma-desktop Description: Tools and widgets for the desktop Look at the ...


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This is a known bug with Plasma that is reported to be fixed in a newer version of Plasma 5.16.0 which is not available by default on Kubuntu 19.04. A quick search shows that it is not available in 18.04 either, so it is likely affected as well Kubuntu 19.04 is currently running 5.15.4(and 18.04 on 5.12) so you may encounter this annoying bug. The bug is ...


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As far as I know, the default desktop themes in Kubuntu 18.04 do not offer transparency for panels. For that, you'll need to look elsewhere. Open System Settings > Appearance > Workspace Theme > Desktop Theme and click on Get New Themes. In the window that opens, enter something like panel transp in the search box and choose the sort order you want. I came ...


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You can use corresponding scheme from dconf/gsettings. Discover exact names with gsettings list-recursively | grep system-monitor and then you can save the output to file and add gsettings set to start of each line. For example: org.gnome.system-monitor.something param 0 will change to gsettings set org.gnome.system-monitor.something param 0 Or use ...


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This bug has already been reported and fixed. See GitHub issue 575 or the patch


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To fix the problem we need to install only one package related to Sonnet: sonnet-plugins (see packages.ubuntu.com) spell checking library for Qt with sudo apt-get install sonnet-plugins as it depends on almost all spell-engines - aspell, hunspell, hspell, voikko and then restart Kate. It is strange why I have not it installed before. It was ...


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By some testing, I identified two files /usr/share/doc/HTML/en/kdoctools5-common/kde-docs.css and /usr/share/doc/HTML/en/kdoctools5-common/kde-default.css One can backup these files and then edit them suitably. An example, again using the Kate Handbook. The foreground image is before and the background image is after editing: (A caveat is that updates ...


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Root cause: When we add language via System Settings > Regional Settings, it is added as KDE Plasma's (Desktop Environment's) Language and not System Language. Hence, though System Language shows English (run locale in terminal), we still see our desktop in the language specified in Regional Settings. This is also the reason why using sudo locale-gen ...


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Remove top border or title bar in KDE/Kubuntu while retaining the windows button (Window Buttons Applet) Requirements: 1.Latte Dock - Install from discover,right click on the dock, layouts>preferences>borderless> tick borderless>under layouts Requires Qt >= 5.9 KF5 >= 5.38 Plasma >= 5.12 KDecoration2 >= 5.12 Qt elements: Gui Qml Quick KF5 elements: ...


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