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How to restart KDE Plasma Desktop without rebooting or closing the session

If your KDE Plasma Desktop has frozen and won’t respond to anything you do, don’t worry, there’s a very easy way to restart it and unfreeze it without having to reboot the computer or closing and re-opening the session.

Simply do CTLR + ALT + T to open a terminal, and then kill KDE Plasma:

killall plasmashell

And restart it:

plasmashell &

It couldn’t be any simpler.