Java Desktop System Release 3 Troubleshooting Guide

1.1 User Preferences Not Fully Compatible


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Preferences set up in your home account for an earlier version of the GNOME Desktop might not be fully compatible with the version of the GNOME Desktop on the Java Desktop System Release 3. 


Reset your preferences. Perform the following steps:

  1. Log out of the Java Desktop System.

  2. Click on Session and choose Failsafe terminal


  3. Log in.

  4. In the failsafe terminal window, enter the following commands:



  5. Log in again. Your GNOME preferences are now resest.