Why does KDE always reset my plasma workspace shortcuts?

reini rrumberger at web.de
Wed Feb 2 01:34:37 UTC 2011

Am Mittwoch 02 Februar 2011, um 00:31:44 schrieb Michael Hirsch:
> In my IDE, Ctrl-Alt-V is the keystroke for "extract variable", a
> command I use multiple times a day.  That is also the default shortcut
> in KDE for the Plasma Workspace to open the systemtray-klipper menu.
> Fortunately, shortcuts in KDE are easy to turn off, once you know how.
>  So I open systemsettings -> Shortcuts & Gestures -> Global Keyboard
> Shortcuts, look through the components until I remember that it is
> Plasma Workspace, then customize Systemtray-Klipper-10 to have no
> shortcut.
> That works great, until the next time I start KDE.  Then I have to do
> it all over again.

Try configuring klipper (right-click on it and press the configuration 
option). There is an area for configuring klipper shortcuts which might work 

> I've not had this problem before.  I'm running KDE from the
> PPA--currently on 4.5.5.

4.6.0 here, but I don't have to klipper shortcuts set, so I wouldn't know 
whether this will work in 4.5.5.


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