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Old 06-23-2013, 05:15 PM   #1
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Unhappy I need some help mint xfce


I started up my computer and found that firefox would'nt maximise the window to it's full size. neither can I get folders to open in the browser that are in the menu bar. The 3 buttons that allow you minimise, maximise are not there. I cannot drag the window to bigger or smaller size. The feature to work in another space is gone. I can't figure out whats going on, any ideas would be great. using mint 13 xfce 64bit
 
Old 06-23-2013, 06:10 PM   #2
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Was it ever working properly?

My first inclination is to upgrade to the current version of Mint.
 
Old 06-23-2013, 06:43 PM   #3
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everything was fine when i shutdown the system
 
Old 06-23-2013, 08:26 PM   #4
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Hi,

sounds like your window manager may have crashed. Do you see it in the process listings?
Eg
Code:
ps aux |grep xfwm
Also as a quick fix, have you tried logging out and back in again?

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