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    I enabled desktop effects in KDE/Gnome - now unusable - bug or driver?

    As the title suggests, I am rather new to Linux and just installed Fedora 10. While "tweaking" the desktop settings, I decided to enable several visuals for the windows (animations, shading, etc.), and now I have a screen full of black and grey boxes corresponding to the windows that were there, but KDE is now unusable as I can't see anything.

    I thought a box popped up when I selected "apply" that said the settings would revert after a period of time if I didn't click okay, but apparently it didn't work.

    Is there a way that I can reset the desktop to the default settings? I would assume that I'll need to log in as root and delete some things with an editor? Can I do this from Gnome?

    I couldn't find anything similar when I searched.

    Thanks!
    Last edited by llebcire; 29th December 2008 at 05:23 PM. Reason: Updated thread title

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