Defining the bitmap/pixmap path
The bitmap/pixmap path specifies
where bitmap and pixmap files are stored.
To specify a path different from the default:
Double-click on the Preferences Editor icon in
the Controls window.
You can change the background for:
the main Desktop
desktop and directory windows, including the Trash and
Double-click on the desired icon.
Click on the Background pattern button in
the window that appears. The Pattern Selector
dialog box is displayed.
Type the name of the directory where the desired
bitmap or pixmap files are stored in the
``Directory path filter'' field.
At the end of the directory name,
include the characters ``/*'' to ensure that all the
files in the directory are listed in the ``Patterns'' box.
Be sure you enter a valid bitmap/pixmap path name.
Click on Filter.
The bitmap or pixmap files in the directory
you specified are displayed.
Select the desired background pattern. See
``Selecting the background pattern''.
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SCO OpenServer Release 5.0.7 -- 11 February 2003