KDE 2.1.2 was released on 30 September 2001. It was included in Slackware Linux 8.0.
Pressing Alt-F2 opens the Run-dialog.
The KDE help center is now accessed using Konqueror. It still displays man-pages.
A simple “About KDE” dialog can be accessed from the “Help”-menu of most KDE applications.
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KMail has a built-in “Addressbook Manager” but it only contains email addresses:
An actual address book (e.g. name, address, organization, phone etc.) is provided by “kab”, and it's possible to open the KMail Composer directly from kab.
No sound recorder.
KDE comes with a control panel called “KDE Control Center” that provides access to all KDE settings dialogs. Each settings dialog can also be opened individually from the KDE main menu (in which case the Control Center sidebar and menubar won't be visible).
Themes are collections of color schemes, icons, wallpapers, sounds, window style, etc.
No display settings.
Time and date
No time and date settings.
No network settings.
No removable media settings.