Difference between revisions of "Kde-contextmenu"

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  sh setup.sh
 
  sh setup.sh
 
* this should install everything
 
* this should install everything
* now right-click onto your KDE desktop, select "Mouse"
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* now right-click onto your KDE desktop, select "Mouse Actions"
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[[File:Snapshot-kde-contextmenu-3.png]]
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* click on "Standard Menu", change it to "kde contextmenu"
 
* click on "Standard Menu", change it to "kde contextmenu"
  
 
To revert these changes:
 
To revert these changes:
 
* delete ~/.kde4/share/config/plasma-desktop-appletsrc
 
* delete ~/.kde4/share/config/plasma-desktop-appletsrc

Revision as of 00:39, 27 February 2013

kde-contextmenu is a program that allows you to change the menu you get when you right-click onto the KDE desktop.

your new KDE context menu? (click to enlarge)

To set it up:

  • install the needed dependencies, e.g. for SUSE Linux 12.2 open a console and issue
yast -i cmake libkde4-devel
cd
unzip Downloads/kde-contextmenu-master.zip
  • build and install it, e.g.
cd kde-contextmenu-master
sh setup.sh
  • this should install everything
  • now right-click onto your KDE desktop, select "Mouse Actions"

Snapshot-kde-contextmenu-3.png

  • click on "Standard Menu", change it to "kde contextmenu"

To revert these changes:

  • delete ~/.kde4/share/config/plasma-desktop-appletsrc