Show only applications on right click

Jape Person japers at
Thu Jul 9 15:25:47 CEST 2015

On 07/08/2015 04:35 PM, houghi wrote:
> I have a silly question that I need to get the answer for.
> I am aware that 3 minutes after posting I will find the answer. Sorry for
> that, but after looking for over an hour and searching Google, I am
> need an answer.
> On my main machine when I right click I only see the applications. However
> on a new install I also see things that concern the desktop, like 'Arrange
> Desktop Icons' and 'Create Launcher ....'
> At the end I then have 'Applications' that the shows all the applications.
> I know there is a toggle somewhere that I need to enable or disable in the
> settings, but I am unable to find it. To be clear: I do ONLY want to show
> the applications and not the desktop things. I am able to turn off the
> Applications in the menu when I right click, but not leave them on and
> disable the rest.
> Any help would be apriciated.
> houghi

Settings -> Desktop -> Icons tab. Turn off icons on the desktop. 
That's what I've always used.


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