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Old 07-05-2008, 09:11 PM   #1
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Adding keyboard shortcuts in Gnome


Hi group,

How can I add a key to the keyboard shortcut:
System-->Preferences-->Personal-->Keyboard Shortcuts?
Right now 'Alt-F7' is used to move a window. I don't know where this is defined? I want to change it and it is not in the shortcut list.
There is also 'Alt-mouse_1' but I am using 'Desktop effect' which as a bug where the window headers of new windows are obscured, which is why I want to move the window.
 
Old 07-05-2008, 11:55 PM   #2
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not sure what you are trying to do but any configuration beyond the basics are made using gconf-editor
 
Old 07-06-2008, 02:01 PM   #3
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OK, now what?

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not sure what you are trying to do but any configuration beyond the basics are made using gconf-editor
Gconf-editor waqs not installed on my FC8 system, so I found it and installed it.

Now how do I use it. It is not very well documented.

Is there a 'How to' for gconf-editor??
 
Old 07-06-2008, 02:27 PM   #4
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use your fav search engine and search for

gconf "keyboard shortcuts"
 
Old 07-06-2008, 04:41 PM   #5
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now I know what I want to do

After messing with gconf-editor I now know what I want it to do.

I want to add keys to the gnome-keybinding-properties GUI. So how can this be done???

Thanks for your time.
 
  


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