Linux Mageia 2 Howto Easy-Switch to Kde4 Plasma Desktop Visual-Guide

September 4th, 2012 by Regaz

This Article Shows You How-to Easy-Switch on Mageia Linux To KDE Plasma Desktop from Gnome or Others Linux Desktops.

The Linux Mageia Distribuition has been Very Nicely Prepared for Easy and Fast Switching between Various Linux Desktops.

To Make the Entire Easy to Understand and Visualize the Post Includes the Basic Screenshots of the essentials steps involved.

The Content give Focus Only to the Essentials Instructions and Commands to make it Easier to Understand;)

Mageia Linux
  1. Open a Terminal Window Mageia Linux 2 Gnome 3 Open Terminal
  2. Install the KDE 4 Plasma Desktop

    If Got “User is Not in Sudoers file” then Look: Solution

    urpmi task-kde4

    Mageia Linux How-to Getting-Started Installing New Packages/Software

    Getting-Started Installing Stuff on Mageia
  3. Set-Up Mageia to Login Into the KDE4 Plasma Desktop
    1. Open Mageia Control CenterMageia Gnome 3 Open Mageia Control Center
    2. Select Boot >> Set-up AutologinMageia Gnome 3 Open Mageia Control Center - Boot Options
    3. Set Desktop to KDE4Mageia Gnome 3 Open Mageia Control Center - Set GNOME as Desktop
  4. Reboot!

You Should Nicely be Logged-In Directly into KDE Plasma Core Desktop ;)

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