Chapter 8. FAQ

Can I disable the screen saver?

Yes, in the main menu, select System Preferences Screensaver. Change the Mode to Disable Screen Saver.

Linutop OS dosen't start?

For PC: Select the BOOT device in the BIOS. Be sure to use the Proper OS, 32bits or 64bits.

For Raspberry Pi:If the Raspberry Pi hardware is a newer version you may try the .img rather than NOOBS or update the firmware prior to boot.

How can I take a screenshot?

Use Screen capture application in the Accessories menu

Use the print screen key to take a snapshot of the whole screen, and alt+print screen to take a snapshot of the active window.

I'm prompted a login and a password, what should I use?

The login is linutop and the password is blank (unless you've activated the lock mode).

I want a fancy desktop with lots of effects. Is it possible?

You can enable compiz (if the hardware supports it) in the last tab of the appearance setup tool (System Preferences Appearance).