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kb:linux:mint13breifings [2014/03/01 22:42]
Allen Smith several small wording changes
kb:linux:mint13breifings [2014/08/04 17:17]
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 ====== Mint 13 Xfce Breifings ====== ====== Mint 13 Xfce Breifings ======
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 I prefer Mint 13 xfce because it works better with older hardware-- **without** needing to be re-configured to such an extend that I would be creating my own sub-distribution of a Linux distro. I prefer Mint 13 xfce because it works better with older hardware-- **without** needing to be re-configured to such an extend that I would be creating my own sub-distribution of a Linux distro.
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 **To set everything right, use the following steps:** **To set everything right, use the following steps:**
  
-  ​* Using the program Menu, open the "Terminal Emulator" ​window (a.k.a. a Terminal window) +On the PCs that I am now loading, the "Fix Xfce Desktop"​ script can be used. 
-  * Copy & paste the following command into this window (then press the "Enter" ​key to run that) +  ​* Using the program ​**Menu**, open the "**File Manager**", then go to the "​**File System**"​ directory
-<​code>​xfwm4 --replace</​code>​ +  * Double-Click on "**Fix_Xfce_Desktop.sh**" to run the desktop restore/​reset script
-Note: the above command includes a "​double hyphen"​ dash+  * Using the program **Menu**, select ​"**Log Out**",​ then ensure "**Save session for future logins**" ​is checked ​when clicking "​**Reboot**"​.
-  *  Now log out of Mint with "Save session for future logins"​ checked.+
  
-**If the above has not fixed the problem when the system rebootsthen use the following (longer) procedure:​**\\  +On PCs that do not have the above scriptsee the full restore/reset instructions ​at: 
-Note: both the below commands also includes a "​double hyphen"​ dash. +[[kb:linux:xfcedesktoperror ​When the Xfce Desktop "​Behaves Badly"]]
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-  * Using the program Menu, open the "​Terminal Emulator"​ window (a.k.a. a Terminal window) +
-  * Copy & paste the following command into this window (then press the "​Enter"​ key to run that) +
-<​code>​xfwm4 --sm-client-disable<​/code> +
-  * Open the Application Finder by pressing the "​Alt"​ and the "​F2"​ keys at the same time +
-  * Copy & paste the following command into this window (then press the "​Enter"​ key to run that) +
-<​code>​xfwm4 --replace</​code>​ +
-  *  Finally, log out of Mint with "Save session for future logins"​ checked. +
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-For further information about this see: [[http://​forum.xfce.org/​viewtopic.php?​id=5778 | [Solved] startup xfce4 xfwm problems?]] & [[http://​forum.xfce.org/​viewtopic.php?​id=7382 ​xfwm4 in Xfce 4.10 behaving badly?]]+
  
 ===== Mint 13 Xfce Updates ===== ===== Mint 13 Xfce Updates =====
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