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#51 2016-09-08 20:26

rafaelramos
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From: Brazil
Registered: 2016-07-19
Posts: 49

Re: Show us your desktop

ThisGuy1996 wrote:

I'm probably going to get a lot of hate for this, but Q4OS running Debian made to look like Win XP smile

I like! smile

The look of XP is one of the coolest and classics that exist!

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#52 2016-09-08 20:52

ThisGuy1996
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Re: Show us your desktop

I know right! I feel that XP was the last good Windows OS Microsoft created.

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#53 2016-10-14 13:51

bin
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Registered: 2016-01-28
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Re: Show us your desktop

Started up on a projector this morning and someone said  "I see you've finally upgraded to Windows 10 then.........."

Me prefer W7ish look - wallpaper fixed from loginscreen through splash screen to desktop wallpaper

Noto Sans UI plus Liberation Sans for applications

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#54 2016-10-14 17:53

Dai_trying
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Registered: 2015-12-14
Posts: 984
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Re: Show us your desktop

My standard response would have been

The box said install windows 10 or better, so I installed Q4OS

lol

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#55 2016-10-15 03:12

ghostdawg
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From: USA
Registered: 2016-09-19
Posts: 60

Re: Show us your desktop

My Openbox WM with tint2, Sakura terminal & Dreamchess...
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Dell Optiplex 760 - Quad Core | 4gb | 250gb | Mageia 5, Salix 14.2, Q4OS
Lenovo Thinkpad T420 | 4gb | 120gb | Mageia 5, Debian Testing

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#56 2016-11-14 18:02

Senas Komunistas
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From: Lithuania
Registered: 2016-04-17
Posts: 6

Re: Show us your desktop

My desktop. Simple and beautiful. I think, Q4OS 1.8, Orion, is the best release
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#57 2016-11-19 19:06

MC
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Registered: 2015-12-23
Posts: 155

Re: Show us your desktop

Just a couple of backgrounds to share. I originally made them for Q4OS Scorpion, then realized Scorpion will be stable in the future.

Q4OS 1.8

1920x1200 widescreen
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1280x1024 fullscreen
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Q4OS 2 Scorpion - Testing

1920x1200 widescreen
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1280x1024 fullscreen
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Q4OS running Xfce

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#58 2016-11-20 18:32

MC
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Registered: 2015-12-23
Posts: 155

Re: Show us your desktop

One more to share.

1920x1200 16:10 widescreen
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1920x1080 16:9 widescreen
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1280x1024 5:4 fullscreen
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Q4OS running Xfce

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#59 2016-11-21 06:46

DavidB
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From: Saskatchewan, Canada
Registered: 2015-12-06
Posts: 123
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Re: Show us your desktop

Very nice, MC!


Favorite Linux Distros of All Time: 
Mandrake/Mandriva - ALT - Kanotix - Underground - Vector - Libranet - Morphix - Q4OS

Favorite Computer/OS:  I still adore my Commodore 64

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#60 2016-11-21 09:41

Dai_trying
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Re: Show us your desktop

Yes, Very nice MC, I already use one of your other designs as my regular wallpaper (blueprint) on my dev machines, and now will use your Scorpion wallpaper on my test boxes, thanks for sharing. smile

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#61 2016-11-21 19:22

MC
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Registered: 2015-12-23
Posts: 155

Re: Show us your desktop

@DavidB & Dia_trying: Thanks for the feedback! smile

Here's another I made today.

1920x1080 (one size fits all)

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Here's how it looks on my 1280x1024 TDE

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Also, my Q4 Xfce with the previous wallpaper I posted

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Q4OS running Xfce

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#62 2016-12-27 17:17

MC
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Registered: 2015-12-23
Posts: 155

Re: Show us your desktop

In an attempt to "retire" my old CrunchBang Waldorf, I dual-booted and created a "look-alike" with Q4OS, using Xfce instead of OpenBox. The only visual difference is the CPU meter in the bottom left corner, Q4OS-ORION instead of CRUNCHBANG. (Each letter changes color as CPU usage gets higher.)

Hey, why not? Q4OS strives to be a 2000/XP/7 "look-alike". smile

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Q4OS running Xfce

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#63 2017-01-02 13:33

Senas Komunistas
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From: Lithuania
Registered: 2016-04-17
Posts: 6

Re: Show us your desktop

Q4OS 1.8, Orion. I used Windows XP Luna theme...
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#64 2017-01-02 14:07

bin
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Registered: 2016-01-28
Posts: 195

Re: Show us your desktop

If it helps, you can get rid of the shadow text for the desktop icons.
Rt click Desktop>Configure Desktop>Advanced Options>Uncheck Enable Shadow.
You can also play with the values in Width for Icon Text - I set mine at 120

Good to see another fan of MC - it's been my all time favourite program since I first used it back in 1998.

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#65 2017-01-03 12:50

Senas Komunistas
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From: Lithuania
Registered: 2016-04-17
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Re: Show us your desktop

bin wrote:

If it helps, you can get rid of the shadow text for the desktop icons.
Rt click Desktop>Configure Desktop>Advanced Options>Uncheck Enable Shadow.
You can also play with the values in Width for Icon Text - I set mine at 120

Good to see another fan of MC - it's been my all time favourite program since I first used it back in 1998.

Thank you.
Here another Q4OS 1.8, Orion screenshot. Windows 7 theme smile
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#66 2017-01-05 18:03

MC
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Registered: 2015-12-23
Posts: 155

Re: Show us your desktop

A new Scorpion wallpaper.

1920x1200 16:10 Widescreen
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1920x1080 16:9 Widescreen
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1280x1024 5:4 Fullscreen
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Here's my current DT with this wallpaper:
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Q4OS running Xfce

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#67 2017-01-07 22:44

tlmiller76
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From: AZ, USA
Registered: 2016-11-29
Posts: 16

Re: Show us your desktop

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q4os machine:  Intel Core-i5 5300U/Intel HD5500/16 GB DDR3/128 GB ssd/Intel 7260 AC + BT 4.x/12.5" 1080P IPS touchscreen LCD

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