|How to create a Linux desktop icon cross desktop (KDE, GNOME) with xdg-desktop-icon?|
| by jrok96 in Operating Systems|
I'd like to use the xdg-desktop-icon tool because it can be scripted and
works cross desktop (at least on Linux with Gnome and KDE). At least it is
supposed to do so according to freedesktop.org. 1
minimal file: test.desktop
|Matlab 2012b desktop - reactivating the old “retro style” desktop?|
| by ancapdev in Programming Languages|
This has the clear potential of ending up in a flame war, but anyway, I
give it a try ... there is not any definitive answer out there (as yet).
On one of my machines, I literally was switched/upgraded to
Matlab 2012b. It's a nice new pretty shiny desktop, ok. But I am very much
used to the old crappy one, for a good number of reasons. Has anyone of you
found a specific way (option
|How Do I Connect a Laptop to a Desktop PC & Use the Desktop PC Hard Drive as Primary or Master?|
| by itsmegb in Computers|
Transferring files between a desktop PC and a laptop can be time-consuming.
Luckily, there's a way you can easily set up your desktop PC and laptop to
both share the same network, thereby turning one of your computers into the
"master" and the other into the "slave." This is called a Local Area
Network (LAN), and you can usually have one up and running fairly
|How to Make a Windows 7 Desktop Slideshow Display on Static Desktop Wallpaper|
| by Taylon Silmer in Computers|
With Windows 7 you can use any picture on your computer as your desktop
background, or wallpaper. This lets you personalize your computer so that
the pictures you see are ones that you like. You can have a static desktop
background, but you will only see one picture all the time. You can also
change your desktop background to a slide show that cycles through pictures
|How do I view a website in my desktop browser from a web app running in server in a VM on my desktop?|
| by Ingoschi in Web Design|
I am running Ubuntu on my workstation, and headless Ubuntu Server in
VirtualBox on this same workstation.
I'd like to write a web
app and deploy it on Ubuntu Server in the VM, then load it in a web browser
on my workstation.
Is this possible, and if so how?
|How to Make Desktop Icons Stay When Using a Remote Desktop Connection|
| by KingGuppy in Computers|
A remote desktop connection scrambles the remote computer's desktop when
the resolutions don't match. To compensate for any difference in resolution
in Windows, Microsoft rearranges the desktop icons so they fit the
allocated screen size. To stop this problem, configure Microsoft Remote
Desktop to connect with the same resolution as the remote computer's
|Hide desktop icons and windows to show desktop wallpaper?|
| by cjdavis in Development Tools & Services|
How do you hide the desktop icons and the windows open to show the
desktop wallpaper in cocoa?
|How to hide Windows Desktop and change desktop background color in c#?|
| by Silverforce11 in C & C++ & C#|
I need to know how to hide Windows Desktop and change desktop background
color in c# and restore the previous configuration.
|Remote Desktop execution of a report in a desktop .NET application|
| by JustinDSN in Coding|
When I use remote desktop execution mode of my desktop application which
uses SSRS reporting, if the user has not logged to server yet, this error
appears in application running the reoprt:
Description: An unhandled exception
occurred during the execution of the current web request. Please review the
stack trace for more informat
|Java: Frame/Window between Desktop and Desktop Icons|
| by DarkKnightDude in Programming Languages|
I just want to know if it is possible in Java to create a frame which is
located between the desktop background and the icons on it.
Basically I try to create an "animated desktop background" in Java
using Windows 7.
I found some tutorials on how to create a
fully transparent window, but the problem remaining is, that this window is
still in front of the desktop icons,