Solving the Dropbox Connecting Tray Icon Issue on Manjaro KDE

If you’re using Manjaro KDE and rely on Dropbox AUR for file syncing, you might have encountered a frustrating issue where the Dropbox tray icon perpetually shows “connecting” while the app itself works and syncs files perfectly in the background. After spending considerable time experimenting with various solutions, I finally found a fix that resolves this issue. The Issue After installing the Dropbox AUR package on my Manjaro KDE system, everything seemed to work fine except for the tray icon....

June 12, 2024 · 3 min · 459 words · Omid Farhang

Set permanent custom resolution for Ubuntu and KDE Using Xrandr and Xsetup

After switching from Gnome and Unity to KDE, I had a problem with SDDM and it was that it could not detect correct resolution for my UltraWide monitor and set it to Full HD instead of 2560×1080. I had a similar problem in Ubuntu with another old monitor. Anyway that solution is same in both cases. The solution for this problem is using Xrandr and Xsetup to set the correct resolution and make it permanent....

May 24, 2018 · 2 min · 227 words · Omid Farhang