[Techtalk] Gnome settings
david at aeolia.co.uk
Tue Oct 19 10:07:52 UTC 2010
I run Gnome with Ubuntu 9.10 .
This morning I started the computer, only to find that my desktop
background had disappeared.
Then I found that my screensaver, which was set to "Pictures folder" was
showing not my own pictures, but random computer screenshots, bits of
Try as I might, I can't seem to get the screensaver to show my pictures,
although my desktop background is now restored. (I had to "add" the
picture again to those available: for some reason it had disappeared
from the list of available images.)
Can anyone suggest what I need to do to correct things?
Additionally, I have found for some time that often when I start the
computer the sound is muted and I have manually to reset the sound
settings. I never mute the sound (I just turn the speakers off if I
don't want sound), yet repeatedly this problem arises - not every time,
David Sumbler <david at aeolia.co.uk>
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