How to turn off use of 3d/Visual effects in KDE?

Nepal - google nepal.roade at
Fri Feb 12 12:12:35 UTC 2010

On Friday 12 Feb 2010 11:37:58 Chris G wrote:
> I have a newly installed ubuntu 9.10 system where I have discovered
> that I need to turn off 'Visual Effects' in Gnome to prevent the
> video drivers crashing (Intel i915).
> How do I do the same thing in KDE?  I have installed the KDE
> desktop on the same system but it crashes in exactly the same way
> that the Gnome desktop did until I turned off Visual Effects in
> Gnome.  There isn't a "KDE Failsafe" so I can't do it by using
> that.
> -- 
> Chris Green

System Settings/Desktop/ uncheck the Enable desktop effects box at the 
top left corner of the General Tab.


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