2.2.3. Changing system settings#

The System Settings application can be used to customize the desktop, the operating system and hardware (Fig. 18).

You can launch it from the applications’ menu.


Fig. 18 System Settings application#

The settings you can configure here include accessibility, user accounts, date and time, keyboard layout, language, network, display and more.

Changing keyboard layout#

The default keyboard layout of the virtual machine is English (US).

You can change this under:

Hardware ‣ Keyboard ‣ Layouts


Fig. 19 Keyboard layouts in System Settings#

Changing system date and time#

The system date and time can be updated by selecting:

Preferences ‣ Date and Time


Fig. 20 Date and time settings#