I thought making a screencast would take less time than writing a manual for the Userbase. Oh, boy, was I wrong… constant chat popups, notifications, /home partition full errors etc.

So after a few attempts, I succeeded making it with only one error message and no nortifications.

The video demonstrates two basic methods of creating the Shelf widget

  1. Adding via the widget exporer and then configuring its contents and
  2. Dragging items from the Lancelot menu widget

It also demonstrates the different ways it can be used - as a list or iconified, on a desktop or on a panel.

KDE Plasma Shelf

KDE Plasma Shelf

Ivan Čukić


Original file (1440x900px 26M)

The music in the background is a mix of a few awesome songs composed by the legendary guitarist Brian May for the Furia motion picture.