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Bug 80861 - No easy way to not draw desktop with nautilus
Summary: No easy way to not draw desktop with nautilus
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Public Beta
Classification: Retired
Component: nautilus
Version: phoebe
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Alexander Larsson
QA Contact: Jay Turner
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2003-01-01 10:14 UTC by Need Real Name
Modified: 2015-01-08 00:02 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2003-01-16 11:29:58 UTC

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Description Need Real Name 2003-01-01 10:14:01 UTC
Description of problem:
Nautilus has no option in the menus to NOT draw the desktop with nautilus
This also has as a consequence that there is no easy way to remove all the
icons from the desktop

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Comment 1 Alexander Larsson 2003-01-16 11:29:58 UTC
The setting is still availible, but not exposed in the UI.
You can disable it by changing the gconf key
/apps/nautilus/preferences/show_desktop to false using gconf-editor (gui) or
gconftool-2 (command line)

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