KDE: Quick Way to Change or Install New Icons

Posted December 11, 2005 by risherz in Linux

How to install new icon packs or change existing icons in KDE without using the Kcontrol command.

1. Right click on your desktop
2. Click on Run Command…
3. Type in Icons and click on Run

If you want to install a new theme then click on the “Install New Theme …” button. Choose the location and click on OK. Then to apply the theme just click on OK in the “Configure- KDE Control Module” window.

To change the properties of the existing icons go to the Advanced tab in the “Configure- KDE Control Module” window. Here you can change the size, effects etc for the existing icons.

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