Review of freshly installed Fedora 39 KDE Plasma Desktop part 2 – System Settings

SCREENSHOT 31) Add a program or a script to start on each user login.

The user may add autostart items such as Application, Login Script, or Logout Script by clicking on the “+ Add” button. It is possible to add application or a script to execute when logging or when logging out of the system.

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Workspace – Startup and Shutdown – Autostart

SCREENSHOT 32) Only KDE Plasma and dependency services are shown here.

Most of them are started when a KDE session is started.

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Workspace – Startup and Shutdown – Background Services

SCREENSHOT 33) Desktop Session behavior on the next login – to restore the last session or not.

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Workspace – Startup and Shutdown – Desktop Session

SCREENSHOT 34) File Search helps you quickly locate all your files based on their content.

Configure, which folders to index.

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Workspace – Search – File Search

SCREENSHOT 35) Available plugins for the Plasma Search.

Plasma Search supports Web Search keyboards and those are the shortcuts like “gg: ” placed in the search and the search will start a browser search in google with the words after “gg: “. For example, activate the KDE Plasma Search by pressing “Alt+F2” and place in the search box “gg: test”. The search service will start a new browser or browser tab with a Google search URL and test as the searched item on There are many more search engines and sites, which have shortcuts in KDE Plasma Search.

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Workspace – Search – Plasma Search

SCREENSHOT 36) Configure global modes for the notifications in KDE Plasma.

Settings such as “Do not disturb mode”, “Visibility conditions”, “Popups”, “Additional feedback”, and Application-specific settings.

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Personalization – Notifications

SCREENSHOT 37) Manage users – add, delete, and change passwords of users.

The current user must have administrative privileges to manage other users.

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Personalization – Users

SCREENSHOT 38) The language translation in KDE menus and programs.

Click on “Modify…” if you want to change or add another language for the windows and the menus.

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Personalization – Regional Settings – Language

SCREENSHOT 39) Add more translations for the KDE Plasma.

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Personalization – Regional Settings – Add More

SCREENSHOT 40) Add one more translation to the KDE GUI.

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Personalization – Regional Settings – Add Languages

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