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== Installing Plasma Widgets ==
 
== Installing Plasma Widgets ==
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[[Image:Plasma_InstallingPlasmoids_DownloadNew.png‎|thumb|265px|center]]
 
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=== Installing from KDE-Look.org ===
 
=== Installing from KDE-Look.org ===
  
Select Add Widgets... from desktop menu.
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Select <menuchoice>Add Widgets...</menuchoice> from desktop menu.
  
 
[[Image:Plasma_InstallingPlasmoids_AddWidgets.png‎|thumb|400px|center]]
 
[[Image:Plasma_InstallingPlasmoids_AddWidgets.png‎|thumb|400px|center]]
  
  
Select 'Get New Widgets' -> 'Download New Plasma Widgets' from Widget Explorer.
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Select <menuchoice>Get New Widgets -> Download New Plasma Widgets</menuchoice> from '''Widget Explorer'''.
  
 
[[Image:Plasma_InstallingPlasmoids_DownloadNew.png|thumb|550px|center‎]]
 
[[Image:Plasma_InstallingPlasmoids_DownloadNew.png|thumb|550px|center‎]]
  
  
Search for widget and press install.
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Search for the required widget and press install.
  
 
[[Image:Plasma_InstallingPlasmoids_Install.png|thumb|400px|center]]
 
[[Image:Plasma_InstallingPlasmoids_Install.png|thumb|400px|center]]
  
  
Drag installed widget to the desktop or a panel as usual.
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Drag the installed widget to the desktop or a panel as usual.
  
 
[[Image:Plasma_InstallingPlasmoids_AddToDesktop.png‎|thumb|400px|center]]
 
[[Image:Plasma_InstallingPlasmoids_AddToDesktop.png‎|thumb|400px|center]]
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=== Installing from local file ===
 
=== Installing from local file ===
  
Select Add Widgets... from desktop menu.
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Select <menuchoice>Add Widgets...</menuchoice> from desktop menu.
  
 
[[Image:Plasma_InstallingPlasmoids_AddWidgets.png|thumb|400px|center]]
 
[[Image:Plasma_InstallingPlasmoids_AddWidgets.png|thumb|400px|center]]
  
  
Select 'Get New Widgets' -> 'Install Widget From Local File...' from Widget Explorer.
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Select <menuchoice>Get New Widgets -> Install Widget From Local File...</menuchoice> from '''Widget Explorer'''.
  
 
[[Image:Plasma_InstallingPlasmoids_Localfile.png|thumb|550px|center]]
 
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Select a local file and press Finish.
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Select a local file and press <menuchoice>Finish</menuchoice>.
  
 
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=== Installing from Konsole ===
 
=== Installing from Konsole ===
  
To install a Plasma widget from Konsole type:
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To install a ''Plasma widget'' from '''Konsole''' type:
# plasmapkg -u widget-file-name.plasmoid
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Installing Plasma Widgets

Found a new widget, but don't know how to install it? Here's how!
Plasma InstallingPlasmoids DownloadNew.png
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Installing from KDE-Look.org

Select Add Widgets... from desktop menu.

Plasma InstallingPlasmoids AddWidgets.png


Select Get New Widgets -> Download New Plasma Widgets from Widget Explorer.

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Search for the required widget and press install.

Plasma InstallingPlasmoids Install.png


Drag the installed widget to the desktop or a panel as usual.

Plasma InstallingPlasmoids AddToDesktop.png


Installing from local file

Select Add Widgets... from desktop menu.

Plasma InstallingPlasmoids AddWidgets.png


Select Get New Widgets -> Install Widget From Local File... from Widget Explorer.

Plasma InstallingPlasmoids Localfile.png


Select the widget type to install.

Plasma InstallingPlasmoids SelectType.png


Select a local file and press Finish.

Plasma InstallingPlasmoids Finish.png


Installing from Konsole

To install a Plasma widget from Konsole type:

plasmapkg -u widget-file-name.plasmoid

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