"Help" wanted ... Newbie question

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hatrack
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"Help" wanted ... Newbie question

Postby hatrack » Tue Nov 18, 2008 10:54 pm

Hi all !

I'm a newbie with a few weeks' experience of Linux (just "Hardy", so far). Tonight I installed Elyssa on a dual-boot set up with Win2k on the other partition. So far so good ...

I'm just in the process of configuring my Desktop for the first time and I can't seem to find a way to give myself multiple desktops. Naturally, I looked for "Help" but ... I don't have any, except as an icon on some splash screens.

Can some kind soul please tell me how I get to "Help" ?

Many thanks ... Best regards to all ...

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Re: "Help" wanted ... Newbie question

Postby msuggs » Tue Nov 18, 2008 11:00 pm

Right click on the panel and choose 'Add to panel'

Choose 'Workspace Switcher' fro the menu

For general help in Gnome type alt-f2 then run the command gnome-help

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Re: "Help" wanted ... Newbie question

Postby hatrack » Wed Nov 19, 2008 6:47 am

Many thanks for your quick reply ... I knew it had to be simple ! ... but ....... ? :)

Best regards


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