Desktop showing nothing on all DE's (Live USB)


This is everything showing up. In the Morning, I installed MX Linux to test it out and after a Reboot, everything on the Desktop disappeared. After flashing Manjaro on my USB Stick, the Desktop is not showing up too.

Seems like for some reason all panels are gone, how ever do do have a small icon to the top right corner. Thats the customize button, if you click it you will be able to add panels, widgets etc etc. Have you tried it?

I dont know why all panels has been deleted for you, maybe you accidently deleted a config file or something. But try the icon or you should be able to also just right click on the desktop and from the go for add panel for example. :slight_smile:

reinstall Xfce
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are you trying to load all of the 4 DEs tagged on this post simultaneously?

Xfce isn't showing anything on the Desktop too

No, only one DE

check sha1sum
post inxi -Fxxxza --no-host
from live usb boot.

Every App refuses to open
*Edit
Firefox and the Terminal opened after rebooting

System:
  Kernel: 5.3.6-1-MANJARO x86_64 bits: 64 compiler: gcc v: 9.2.0 
  parameters: BOOT_IMAGE=/boot/vmlinuz-x86_64 inix -Fxxxza --no-host 
  lang=en_US keytable=us tz=UTC driver=free nouveau.modeset=1 
  i915.modeset=1 radeon.modeset=1 misobasedir=manjaro misolabel=MJRO1811 
  quiet systemd.show_status=1 apparmor=1 security=apparmor 
  Desktop: KDE Plasma 5.16.5 tk: Qt 5.13.1 wm: kwin_x11 dm: SDDM 
  Distro: Manjaro Linux 
Machine:
  Type: Desktop Mobo: ASRock model: Z370 Pro4 serial: <filter> 
  UEFI: American Megatrends v: P3.30 date: 11/19/2018 
CPU:
  Topology: 6-Core model: Intel Core i7-8700 bits: 64 type: MT MCP 
  arch: Kaby Lake family: 6 model-id: 9E (158) stepping: A (10) 
  microcode: B4 L2 cache: 12.0 MiB 
  flags: avx avx2 lm nx pae sse sse2 sse3 sse4_1 sse4_2 ssse3 vmx 
  bogomips: 76831 
  Speed: 800 MHz min/max: 800/4600 MHz Core speeds (MHz): 1: 800 2: 800 
  3: 800 4: 800 5: 800 6: 800 7: 800 8: 801 9: 800 10: 800 11: 800 
  12: 800 
  Vulnerabilities: Type: l1tf mitigation: PTE Inversion; VMX: conditional 
  cache flushes, SMT vulnerable 
  Type: mds mitigation: Clear CPU buffers; SMT vulnerable 
  Type: meltdown mitigation: PTI 
  Type: spec_store_bypass 
  mitigation: Speculative Store Bypass disabled via prctl and seccomp 
  Type: spectre_v1 
  mitigation: usercopy/swapgs barriers and __user pointer sanitization 
  Type: spectre_v2 mitigation: Full generic retpoline, IBPB: conditional, 
  IBRS_FW, STIBP: conditional, RSB filling 
Graphics:
  Device-1: AMD Ellesmere [Radeon RX 470/480/570/570X/580/580X/590] 
  vendor: Sapphire Limited Nitro+ driver: amdgpu v: kernel 
  bus ID: 01:00.0 chip ID: 1002:67df 
  Display: x11 server: X.Org 1.20.5 driver: amdgpu FAILED: ati 
  unloaded: modesetting alternate: fbdev,vesa compositor: kwin_x11 
  resolution: 1920x1080~60Hz, 1920x1080~60Hz 
  OpenGL: renderer: Radeon RX 590 Series (POLARIS10 DRM 3.33.0 
  5.3.6-1-MANJARO LLVM 9.0.0) 
  v: 4.5 Mesa 19.2.1 direct render: Yes 
Audio:
  Device-1: Intel 200 Series PCH HD Audio vendor: ASRock 
  driver: snd_hda_intel v: kernel bus ID: 00:1f.3 chip ID: 8086:a2f0 
  Device-2: AMD Ellesmere HDMI Audio [Radeon RX 470/480 / 570/580/590] 
  vendor: Sapphire Limited driver: snd_hda_intel v: kernel 
  bus ID: 01:00.1 chip ID: 1002:aaf0 
  Sound Server: ALSA v: k5.3.6-1-MANJARO 
Network:
  Device-1: Intel Ethernet I219-V vendor: ASRock driver: e1000e 
  v: 3.2.6-k port: f000 bus ID: 00:1f.6 chip ID: 8086:15b8 
  IF: eno1 state: up speed: 100 Mbps duplex: full mac: <filter> 
Drives:
  Local Storage: total: 3.44 TiB used: 149.4 MiB (0.0%) 
  ID-1: /dev/sda vendor: Samsung model: SSD 860 EVO 500GB 
  size: 465.76 GiB block size: physical: 512 B logical: 512 B 
  speed: 6.0 Gb/s serial: <filter> rev: 3B6Q scheme: GPT 
  ID-2: /dev/sdb vendor: Samsung model: SSD 860 EVO 250GB 
  size: 232.89 GiB block size: physical: 512 B logical: 512 B 
  speed: 6.0 Gb/s serial: <filter> rev: 2B6Q scheme: GPT 
  ID-3: /dev/sdc type: USB vendor: Generic model: N/A size: 28.97 GiB 
  block size: physical: 512 B logical: 512 B serial: <filter> rev: 1.11 
  scheme: MBR 
  ID-4: /dev/sdd vendor: Seagate model: ST3000DM007-1WY10G size: 2.73 TiB 
  block size: physical: 4096 B logical: 512 B speed: 6.0 Gb/s 
  rotation: 5425 rpm serial: <filter> rev: 0001 scheme: GPT 
Partition:
  ID-1: / raw size: N/A size: 11.68 GiB used: 149.4 MiB (1.2%) 
  fs: overlay source: ERR-102 
Sensors:
  System Temperatures: cpu: 52.0 C mobo: N/A gpu: amdgpu temp: 43 C 
  Fan Speeds (RPM): N/A gpu: amdgpu fan: 766 
Info:
  Processes: 315 Uptime: 3m Memory: 15.57 GiB used: 1.43 GiB (9.2%) 
  Init: systemd v: 242 Compilers: gcc: 9.2.0 Shell: bash v: 5.0.11 
  running in: konsole inxi: 3.0.36

Have you used the same /home partition and same user name that you have been using in Manjaro?

You need to check the installed Manjaro /home/user folder for contents and security meta (dot files, permissions etc).

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I am running Manjaro per USB Stick to install it on a Drive. Because of that, I have not installed it yet on a Drive.

Then check sha1sum !!!

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The Solution was, unplugging my second Monitor. Sorry that I was that dumb, I didn't knew that it was still plugged in.

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Well that explains a lot! haha great you found the "problem" :wink:

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