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Using transparent desktop background in Gnome

Last modified: Wednesday, February 27, 2013 12:58 AM

DESCRIPTION

This article explains how you can set Gnome desktop background transparent so that Windows desktop icons are displayed along with gnome desktop in Xmanager.



RESOLUTION

Xmanager has a feature to set root window transparent. This feature is useful if you want to look at Windows desktop through Gnome. To use this feature, you have to edit the %config.xml file in user's home directory. Here is how:



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