Lost Desktop Settings

Roland Smith rsmith at xs4all.nl
Tue Jul 29 19:05:51 UTC 2014

On Tue, Jul 29, 2014 at 09:29:41AM -0400, Jerry wrote:
> Tue, 29 Jul 2014 09:27:18 -0400
> Running Platform Version 4.12.5 on FreeBSD-10,

This is KDE, right?

> I accidentally hit the "WIN" key and the "S" key simultaneously. I
> immediately lost my desktop. How do I go about getting it back. I really do
> not want to have to recreate all of those icons I had placed there, etcetera
> manually. I cannot seem to find any thing on this via Google.

According to the sources I've been able to find[1][2][3], Win+s is not a
standard KDE shortcut. Any chance you have defined something yourself?

You could try “Ctrl + Alt + D” (show desktop).

[1]: http://en.wikibooks.org/wiki/Using_KDE/Shortcuts
[2]: http://community.linuxmint.com/tutorial/view/47
[3]: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Table_of_keyboard_shortcuts

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