kinfocenter(1) KDE Info Center


kinfocenter [Qt-options] [KDE-options]


KInfoCenter provides you with a centralized and convenient overview of your system and desktop environment.

The information center is made up of multiple modules. Each module is a separate application, but the information center organizes all of these programs into a convenient location.


Show help about options.
Show Qt specific options.
Show KDE specific options.
Show all options.
Show author information.
-v, --version
Show version information.
Show license information.
End of options.


--display <displayname>
Use the X-server display `displayname'.
--session <sessionId>
Restore the application for the given `sessionId'.
Causes the application to install a private color map on an 8-bit display.
--ncols <count>
Limits the number of colors allocated in the color cube on an 8-bit display, if the application is using the QApplication::ManyColor color specification.
Tells Qt to never grab the mouse or the keyboard.
Running under a debugger can cause an implicit -nograb, use -dograb to override.
Switches to synchronous mode for debugging.
--fn, --font <fontname>
Defines the application font.
--bg, --background <color>
Sets the default background color and an application palette (light and dark shades are calculated).
--fg, --foreground <color>
Sets the default foreground color.
--btn, --button <color>
Sets the default button color.
--name <name>
Sets the application name.
--title <title>
Sets the application title (caption).
load the testability framework.
--visual TrueColor
Forces the application to use a TrueColor visual on an 8-bit display.
--inputstyle <inputstyle>
Sets XIM (X Input Method) input style. Possible values are onthespot, overthespot, offthespot and root.
--im <XIM server>
Set XIM server.
Disable XIM.
mirrors the whole layout of widgets.
--stylesheet <file.qss>
applies the Qt stylesheet to the application widgets.
--graphicssystem <system>
use a different graphics system instead of the default one, options are raster and opengl (experimental).
--qmljsdebugger <port>
QML JS debugger information. Application must be built with -DQT_DECLARATIVE_DEBUG for the debugger to be enabled.


--caption <caption>
Use `caption' as name in the titlebar.
--icon <icon>
Use `icon' as the application icon.
--config <filename>
Use alternative configuration file.
Disable crash handler, to get core dumps.
Waits for a WM_NET compatible windowmanager.
--style <style>
Sets the application GUI style.
--geometry <geometry>
Sets the client geometry of the main widget.