Icon name graphically 'corrupted' on desktop

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bobross
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Icon name graphically 'corrupted' on desktop

Post by bobross » Thu Feb 08, 2018 7:29 pm

Hihi,

New to Linux. Can someone tell me why and how to fix the problem shown in the picture below (or link: https://imgur.com/6MpIWvL)

Here's the OS version I'm running:
Linux Mint 18.3 KDE
KDE Plasma 5.8.8
KDE Frameworks 5.36.0
Qt 5.6.1
Kernal 4.10.0-38-generic
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Re: Icon name graphically 'corrupted' on desktop

Post by catweazel » Fri Feb 09, 2018 1:18 am

It could be something in your setup such as a broken theme. The quickest way to test that is to change your theme. The next best step is to create a new user and see if the same issue occurs in the new account.
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