Changing the default icon in the System Tray

Constantinos Maltezos pandarsson at
Sun Jan 25 19:11:03 UTC 2009

On Sunday 25 January 2009 7:29:55 am Jonas Norlander wrote:
> 2009/1/25 Constantinos Maltezos <pandarsson at>:
> >> I would like to change the defaul icon for the KBluetooth daemon.
> >>
> >> Is it possible? If yes - how?
> >
> > Technically, it's possible.  But it involves getting the source, changing
> > the icon and compiling.  Practically, I'd say no.  The system tray icons
> > generally aren't made to be changed, sadly.
> Are you sure? Most of the times the icons and pictures for KDE are
> normal png files and is stored in /usr/share/icons/ or somewhere under
> /usr/share/kde4/. So I think it would be possible to backup the icon
> in question and replace it with the one you wont.

Good lord, you're right.  I apologize.  I mainly remember working with a non-
KDE app a while back that had its system tray icon built-in.

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