As previously mentioned, the KDE graphical desktop displays the
various application windows, launch icons, panels, and other
tools that make up the KDE experience on Red Hat Enterprise Linux. These tools
are discussed in detail in the following sections of this
Appendix. This section discusses tow specific features: adding
new apllication launchers to the desktop and the customization
options for the desktop itself.
A.4.2. Configuring the Desktop
To configure the desktop, right-click on an unused portion of
the desktop and select Configure
The Configure-Desktop window contains the
Background, Behavior, Multiple Desktops, Screen Saver, and
Display configuration icons. Click each icon in turn and
select the configuration options you prefer.
Figure A-5. Desktop Background Configuration
Two of the options you can set are the number and names of
Figure A-6. Virtual Desktop Configuration
Click on the Multiple Desktops icon. Select the number of
desktops available to you, then enter names for the desktops
in the text fields. To save your changes, click the Apply
button. To exit, click the OK button.