To enable the desktop icons and right click on your Fedora 15 Gnome 3, follow these steps:
- Install dconf editor:
$ yum install dconf-editor
- After installing dconf-editor, click alt+f2 and type:
- On the left handside panel expand:
org->gnome->desktop and click on "Background"
- On the right hand side enable the "Show-Desktop-Icons"
- Close the dconf editor.
Now you will see the home icon, the partitions you have mounted, trash icon and computer icon and also be able to right click on your desktop !