Plasma background image?

David Wonderly darkwingduck at
Sun May 2 14:53:52 UTC 2010

On Sunday, May 02, 2010 09:01:54 am Nigel Ridley wrote:
> On 05/02/2010 12:56 PM, Mark Greenwood wrote:
> > On Sunday 02 May 2010 10:26:14 Nigel Ridley wrote:
> >> How do I change the Plasma background image? At the moment it is a
> >> see-through gray image with some rounded-cornered squares. It is also on
> >> my kicker bar (which is more annoying/distracting). Is it possible to
> >> change it or even get rid of it - especially from the kicker bar?
> >> 
> >> Nigel
> > 
> > Yes it took me a while to find that.
> > 
> > Right-click the desktop, choose 'Desktop Activity Settings' - you get a
> > dialog allowing you change the wallpaper, amongst other things.
> > 
> > Mark
> Sorry, I should have been more specific. I didn't mean about changing the
> wallpaper, rather the background image of the actual widgets that are on
> the desktop. The same [annoying] image is also used a a background for the
> kicker bar.
> Nigel

That would be the plasma theme that controls that. Go into system settings and 
click on Appearance. in the top tab click on Workspace and you can change the 
themes from there. Either installing a downloaded theme or, one from the theme 

Hope this helps ya. 


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