Why does KDE always reset my plasma workspace shortcuts?

Michael Hirsch mdhirsch at gmail.com
Wed Feb 2 17:57:10 UTC 2011

On Tue, Feb 1, 2011 at 6:34 PM, reini <rrumberger at web.de> wrote:
> 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
> better.

Configuring klipper is what I tried first.  Apparently Ctrl-Alt-V is
not a klipper shortcut, but a Plasma Workspace shortcut.  If I'm
missing something, I'd like to know.


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