On my old laptop I had separate directories for Pictures and Images, the former being only for photographs and latter for digital art and screenshots. For some reason KDE Neon has XDG_PICTURES_DIR set to the user's Home directory, and I don't store mountains of photos in my laptop anymore, so I set that to Images. I've done this before and usually it screws with file managers' icons and bookmarks. Dolphin actually handles it perfectly & still gives me a special Pictures folder icon for Images πŸ˜ƒπŸ“‚

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The Spectacle screenshot tool is really good. Maybe not super beautiful with all its buttons, but it has the correct amount of functionality. You can configure it to make new directories for screenshots based on the time they're taken, and it can include the window title in the filename. Sadly it can't reliably make new folders per application, but that logically seems like a feature that could be coming in the future. Like all KDE programs, you can configure it a lot with the GUI. I love Plasma

I spentyears configuring Openbox with XML files and configuring a bunch of separate tools into a minimal graphical desktop. I really enjoy that. But Plasma is wonderful for when you just want things to work and not have to edit a bunch of text files, while still having an amazing level of configurability. And it is more modular, lighter on resources, and has better defaults than in the past. Hopefully they can get rid of the login splash screen eventually (it hides the slow start-up time)

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