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hi yall, just a simple question, how do i set wallpaers in linux on my desktop?? thanks ppls...
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    hi yall, just a simple question, how do i set wallpaers in linux on my desktop??
    thanks ppls

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    gnome...but i can change it to kde too i think
    but how to set wallpapers on my desktop???

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    should be as simple as right clicking the desktop just like in windoz and selecting "Change Desktop Background" ... at least thats all it takes for me

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    yo buchan tried ur method...i saved a jpg file from the internet and tried to make it as a wallpaper using ur method. but after all is set n done, i dont see the wallpaper on my desktop..pls help

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    Then what do you see on your desktop? Make sure that the "No Picture" option isn't enabled.

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    i already set to wallpaper, but there aint any picture come out. Also, theres no "No Picture" option there. i m using linux 7.3 kernel 2.4.18-3

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    RH7.3 still used GNOME 1.4, didn't it? Does anyone remember how to set a wallpaper on GNOME 1.4?

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    yah, it still use gnome 1.4 .When i right click on the desktop n select "Change Desktop Background" it allows me to choose a jpeg pic, but when i click apply, nothing came out on the desktop. ppls pls help
    thanks a lot

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    I can't seem to remember exactly how it works. Can you post a screenshot of the background changing dialog box?

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