transparent icon labels

James Richard Tyrer tyrerj at
Mon Feb 2 00:12:36 GMT 2009

Werner LEMBERG wrote:
> [KDE 4.2.0 using openSuSE 11.1 builds from yesterday]
> Folks,
> I've played around with the background transparency of a terminal
> window, and suddenly the label of my `firefox' icon on the desktop was
> half transparent.  Unfortunately, I can't repeat this process, but the
> problem persists: The icon is not transparent, but its label is.  I
> haven't found how to change that back.  A bug?  Where can I control
> this?
I suspect that it is what you have called a bug.

If your FireFox icon is in the Desktop Folder View, you can set the Text 
color.  Right click -> Folder View Settings::Display.  That is RGB only, 
there is no transparency setting there.


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