[kde-linux] home directory folders listed as desktop icons - unable to delete

Beso givemesugarr at gmail.com
Sun May 18 15:46:24 UTC 2008

2008/5/18 Vinu Moses <vinu at cmcvellore.ac.in>:

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> Hello,
> All folders and files on my home directory appear as icons on the desktop.
> If
> I try to delete these icons from the desktop, they reappear at the next
> session. Whenever I create a new folder or file in my home directory, it
> immediately shows up on the desktop. Similarly, if I delete a file or
> folder
> from my home directory, it disappears from my desktop too.
> How do I stop the contents of my home directory being displayed as icons on
> the desktop?
> (I was playing around with my KDE desktop options and seem to have messed
> up
> settings somewhere.) I'm using Fedora 9 with KDE 4.0.4 (taken from the
> fedora
> updates-testing repository).
> Thank you.
you've set your home folder as desktop directory. search for the option that
sets the desktop folder and reset it to default, ie. /home/<your

dott. ing. beso
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