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kb:linux:xfcedesktoperror [2014/09/10 21:25]
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 From a Terminal window use the leafpad text editor to create this script file From a Terminal window use the leafpad text editor to create this script file
 <​note>​**Note:​** Don't worry if the Terminal indicates that  ''​gksu''​ and/or ''​leafpad''​ are already installed -- as this (1st) command is just to make sure that they are installed and available to use.</​note>​ <​note>​**Note:​** Don't worry if the Terminal indicates that  ''​gksu''​ and/or ''​leafpad''​ are already installed -- as this (1st) command is just to make sure that they are installed and available to use.</​note>​
-<​code>​sudo apt-get install gksu leafpad ​   # used to make text file editing easy+  * From the Terminal (“Menu” icon » Terminal Emulator) run (copy & paste) the following commands (one line at a time):<​code>​sudo apt-get install gksu leafpad ​   # used to make text file editing easy
 gksu leafpad /​Fix_Xfce_Desktop.sh</​code>​ gksu leafpad /​Fix_Xfce_Desktop.sh</​code>​
-Copy & Paste the following into this empty file: +   ​* ​Copy & Paste the following into this empty file (then Save the file & Quit Leafpad):<​file>​ 
-<​file>#​!/​bin/​bash+#!/bin/bash
 # Fix the Xfce 4.10 Desktop "​Behaves Badly" # Fix the Xfce 4.10 Desktop "​Behaves Badly"
 xfwm4 --replace xfwm4 --replace
-exit</​file>​ +exit 
- +</​file>​ 
-Then run the following command to set the File Permissions,​ so that any user can run this script: +  ​* ​Then run the following command to set the File Permissions,​ so that any user can run this script:\\ →In the still open Terminal window run (copy & paste) the following command<​code>​sudo chmod +x /​Fix_Xfce_Desktop.sh</​code>​
-<​code>​sudo chmod +x /​Fix_Xfce_Desktop.sh</​code>​+
  
 **To use this script to restore/​reset the Xfce Desktop** **To use this script to restore/​reset the Xfce Desktop**