Linux Debian Wheezy How to Easy Switching from Xfce to KDE4 Desktop Step-by-Step Easy Visual-Guide

January 15, 2013 | By Regaz | Filed in: Uncategorized.

The Guide shows you the Steps for Switching from Xfce to KDE4 Desktop on Debian Linux Wheezy.

Here to Login and Run the KDE4 Desktop we will Install and Make Use for Facility of the slim instead of the Defaults lightdm & kdm Display Managers.

Finally, the post’s Content is Expressly Reduced to Give Focus to the Essentials Instructions and Commands.

Linux Desktops GNOME, Kde, Xfce and Lxde
  1. Installing the KDE4 Desktop.

    su 

    If Got “User is Not in Sudoers file” then see: How to Enable sudo

    apt-get install aptitude tasksel

    aptitude --without-recommends install ~t^standard$ ~t^desktop$ ~t^kde-desktop$
  2. Installing and Switching to Slim Display Manager.

    aptitude install slim

    Choose the slim Display Manager.

    Debian Installing Slim Display Manager
  3. Disabling the lightdm & kdm Display Managers.

    aptitude install rcconf

    rcconf

    Disable the lightdm and kdm Display Managers.

  4. Setup Slim for Running a Desktop on Debian:

  5. SetUp KDE4 for Starting at Boot.

    su <username>

    nano ~/.xinitrc

    Inserts:

    exec startkde
  6. Rebooting into the Debian KDE4 Desktop :)

    reboot
  7. How to Install Evernote Linux Clone on Debian:

    Evernote for Debian

    How to Easy Download and Install Debian Unstable Sid:

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