(Redirected from General KDE FAQs) Other languages:Deutsch • English • Lëtzebuergesch • Nederlands • català • dansk • español • français • italiano • magyar • português do Brasil • čeština • русский • українська • 中文（中国大陆） • 中文（台灣） • 日本語 Contents 1 Helping the KDE Community 1.1 How can I help in development? Do I need to learn how to code? 2 Login questions 3 Keyboard shortcuts 4 Other FAQ pages Helping the KDE Community How can I help in development? Do I need to learn how to code? There are many ways to help the KDE community, not only through programming. There are other areas of contribution that need talent of other kinds. All that's necessary is the desire to help and some commitment. Of course, if you want learn how to program in order contribute, we will be more than willing to get you started as well. Some other ways to help include End-user support - if you are experienced, consider joining a mailing list or the Forum to help support newer users. If you are able to help with translation as part of the official team, consult this list to find a contact point. If you would like to help with UserBase translation, use the sidebar link to get a translator account, then read the Tasks and Tools page. English documentation is also needed, and here on UserBase is a good place to start. Login questions Q: When I log in to KDE, some programs are/are not started and I want to change this. How can I do this? A: See Autostart Keyboard shortcuts Q: When I take a break, I just want to hit the Break key and the desktop should be locked. How can I achieve this? A: Open System Settings. Select Shortcuts and Gestures -> Custom Shortcuts -> Edit -> New -> Global Shortcut -> Command/URL -> Trigger. Click on the Shortcut, type the key you want to associate (Break in this example). Click on Action. As Command/URL enter /usr/lib64/kde4/libexec/kscreenlocker_greet Then click on Apply. Other FAQ pages General configuration of your workspace Desktop Effects FAQs KMail FAQs, hints and tips Rekonq FAQs Plasma K~Runner FAQs, hints and tips KPilot FAQs, hints and tips KCalc FAQs, hints and tips Configuration hints and tips for various browsers KMyMoney FAQs KStars FAQs digiKam FAQs Hidden settings in Gwenview Colour Management FAQs KolorManager configuration Hints and tips for using KDevelop4 Umbrello FAQs Retrieved from "https://userbase.kde.org/index.php?title=General_KDE_Software_FAQs&oldid=338582" Categories: Getting StartedDesktop This page was last edited on 15 October 2014, at 15:57. Content is available under Creative Commons License SA 4.0 unless otherwise noted.