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by tacoz
Thu Aug 13, 2009 3:44 am
Forum: MATE
Topic: Changing the font of the start menu
Replies: 6
Views: 1079

Changing the font of the start menu

I'm using the custom menu bar applet... that displays 'Applications Places System'
How does one change these font preferences?
Changing the font settings via the desktop prefs as no affect on this applet.
by tacoz
Thu Aug 13, 2009 3:38 am
Forum: MATE
Topic: Removing captions from taskbar
Replies: 1
Views: 333

Removing captions from taskbar

On the taskbar (the windows list) how does one show icons only?
by tacoz
Thu Aug 13, 2009 12:59 am
Forum: MATE
Topic: Changing the 'locked' desktop wallpaper [solved]
Replies: 5
Views: 1290

Re: Changing the 'locked' desktop wallpaper

I was browsing over at the Artwork forum and found this post...
http://forums.linuxmint.com/viewtopic.php?f=25&t=26759

nandemonai suggested pretty much what I've done but also proposes editing gconf.xml.defaults but I concur with his logic of doing the latter rather.
by tacoz
Thu Aug 13, 2009 12:40 am
Forum: MATE
Topic: Changing the 'locked' desktop wallpaper [solved]
Replies: 5
Views: 1290

Re: Changing the 'locked' desktop wallpaper

The above external posts are not for Linux Mint as there is no background-default.jpg. Mint backgrounds reside in /usr/share/backgrounds and 'Dew.jpg' is the default. I was hoping to pick up a setting somewhere in gconf-editor. Replacing Dew.jpg with whatever wallpaper I wish to use... and keeping t...
by tacoz
Wed Aug 12, 2009 4:03 am
Forum: MATE
Topic: Changing the 'locked' desktop wallpaper [solved]
Replies: 5
Views: 1290

Re: Changing the locked desktop wallpaper

Right click on the desktop and select "Change Desktop Background" from the pop-up menu. Or go to mintMenu=>Preferences=>Appearance=>Background. Umm... this is great for the regular-normal-come-default desktop. Maybe I didn't state my request clearly... I want to change the wallpaper of the screen o...
by tacoz
Wed Aug 12, 2009 12:48 am
Forum: MATE
Topic: Changing the 'locked' desktop wallpaper [solved]
Replies: 5
Views: 1290

Changing the 'locked' desktop wallpaper [solved]

Where does one change the wallpaper (currently Dew.jpg) for the locked desktop session?

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