Whisker menu wont change + a different error i dont understand

Host: headaches Kernel: 5.8.11-1-MANJARO x86_64 bits: 64
Desktop: Xfce 4.14.2 Distro: Manjaro Linux

so im not sure what happened but i suspect it was after an update of some sort. Basically nothing changes when i edit my whisker menu from show as icons show as tree or show as list

this is the error

so i cant provide a screenshot or a hyperlink so how am i supposed to show you my error?

edit: cheers mate, below is the link


You can use the code fence to create a text representation of the url


you cant make it clickable though right?

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You are using wayland?
What are the outputs of






The error seems to be telling you that Kded should be typed as an Application not a Service

Did you try changing the line in /usr/share/applications/org.kde.kded5.desktop as follows:




You may have to be root to have permissions to save the change.

Its allowed me to make the change but there is still something different about the menu that i cant place.

thanks though

No problem. Let us know if you realise what is different.

i did this change, because whisker menu editor said that the Service is invalid. I hope it will not break anything.

Did it work out okay?