Andrey (azangru) wrote,

Since KDE Plasma 5.13, pressing a shortcut for switching between screens (e.g. from laptop monitor to external monitor) will show this widget:

It is both a great step forward (there used to be no visual cue about which options were available) and at the same time a significant step backwards, because — at least as it works on my laptop — repeated pressing of the shortcut does not cycle between the screen options, as it used to do, and the only way of choosing a different setting is by clicking on it with a mouse.

And the worst part is, I can not find any release notes that will explain how to properly set up and use this widget.

P.S. Shit, right after I wrote this, I took another look at the release announcements, and there it was, the external monitor dialog as they call it:


  • (no subject)

    (retweeted by a developer) How does she interpret what she has highlighted — "unlawful blocking of a public street" — as "pedestrians whose…

  • (no subject)

    Google has finally become ready to promote its Lit ecosystem properly. I thought they were going make their announcements at the coming Google IO;…

  • (no subject)

    Is it ... Bill Maher? Is he, in the penetrating eyes of this insightful lady, the emblem of white supremacy now? The comments to the tweet say it…

  • Post a new comment


    default userpic
    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.