How do you fix a panel in KDE 4.2.2?

Dotan Cohen dotancohen at
Thu Sep 3 06:21:24 UTC 2009

2009/9/3 Cary Bielenberg <cary at>:
> On 03/09/09 09:05, Jerry Lapham wrote:
>> Trying to use the touch pad on my new laptop, I accidentally  lost the
>> desktops, open applications, the network connection, and perhaps some others.
>> I can't find any way to add them back.  I don't remember the keyboard method
>> for switching desktops because I've never needed it before so I'm stuck on
>> desktop 1.
>> Help!
>>       -Jerry
> Jerry,
>          i find it easiest to do the following   sudo rm -r
> ~/.kde/share/config
> when you log back in it will recreate your taskbar etc, you will have to
> reset up your favorites & walpapers etc.
> '


It will erase all you KDE aplications' configurations, such as Kmail.
Find the right file and rename (not delete) it. Only delete it when
you are done.

Dotan Cohen

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