Personally, I don’t mind it being that way. This distro is a unique entity unto itself, so I’ve tried to accept it as such. Once you accept the idea of it, you can more easily adjust to the color scheme, wallpaper , etc.
Note that in the screenshot right below, I’m showing the classic KDE menu as I hate the modern sliding menus.
If you hate the default wallpaper, check in Desktop Settings. There are quite a few other Ultimate Edition wallpapers available there from prior releases.
You can, of course, change things if you really don’t like it. But I suggest giving it a try, you might find yourself warming up to it after a while.
Please note that if you don’t like KDE or the default Ultimate Edition 3.5 desktop in general, then you have many options to choose from. Just logout and then click the gear icon on the login screen.
You’ll find the following desktop environments available:
Here’s a sample of the software included in this release, and there’s a lot of it! Chances are that you won’t need to do much downloading after you install Ultimate Edition 3.5, it comes with so much software already.
Hugin Batch Processor
Hugin Calibrate Lens
Hugin Panorama Center
Phatch Image Inspector
Ristretto Image Viewer
Remmina Remote Desktop Client
Remote Desktop Viewer
Thunderbird Mail Client
Audio Tag Tool
Istanbul Desktop Session Recorder
Moovida Media Center
PulseAudio Volume Control
TVtime Television Viewer
Problems & Headaches
I didn’t notice any overt problems while running Ultimate Edition 3.5. Your mileage may vary, however. So please share your problems in the comments if you came across any while using it.
Where To Get Help
If you’re having problems, please post your questions in the comments below or register for the DLR forum. Other readers might be able to assist you. You might also want to check out Ultimate Edition forum to connect with other UE users.
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