Desktop Reset

Desktop Reset

Reset Desktop or Panel to Default

If you have changed the default Kubuntu Focus panel, removed the help widget, or simply want the default theme back, this guide is for you. This will help you get everything back to the way it was out-of-the-box in no time.

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Background

There can be many reasons to reset to the default panel and/or desktop. Sometimes you might want the default look-and-feel of the Kubuntu Focus laptop back. Or you removed the desktop help widget and want it back. Whatever the reason, this guide will help you get there.

There are two methods described here:

Panel Reset

Panel Reset

The panel will now be the default panel with which the Kubuntu Focus ships.

 Reset

Reset

The desktop will now be the default theme populated with the default desktop widgets.

Troubleshooting

Content will be added as needed.

Revisions

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Disclaimer

We try hard to provide a useful solution validated by professionals. However, we cannot anticipate every situation, and therefore cannot guarantee this procedure will work for your needs. Always backup your data and test the solution to determine the correct procedure for you.

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