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|Desktop Training - Vector Linux|
Changing The Background
To change the background and other Vector Linux appearance options select the Menu --- Settings --- LXDE Appearance.
This brings up the Desktop Preferences window. Click on the file icon and select one of the many Vector wallpaper options or choose one you've created or downloaded. Below this you can choose image style and brightness.
Change The User Login Photo
To change the user photo you see on the left side of the login window click on Menu --- Settings --- Login Photo.
Now click on the large User Image button.
Select the iamge you want to use. You can also navigate to an image you created or downloaded.
Here's the final result as I changed the user andrew to include the penguin image.
Changing The Interface
Change the XFCE interface by clikcing on Menu --- User Interface Settings
This should bring up the User Interface Settings where you can change the theme, icon theme, font, toolbar style, and font rendering options.
Change the way the menu is layed out by selecting Menu --- Settings --- Menu Editor.
This brings up a window where we can add new, remove, or hide menu entries.
Changing The Panel
To change the way the panel looks and behaves, select Menu --- Settings --- Panel Manager
With the panel manager window open go ahead and change the panel, its appearance, and position options.
Changing The Splash Screen
Setting up the Splash screen settings can be done by selecting Menu --- Settings --- Splash Screen Settings.
With the Splash Screen Settings window open you can pick a splash screen to use from the list on the left and preview the splash screen on the right. Clicking the configure button pops up a window to change font, background color, text color, and use a custom image.