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Old 11-28-2005, 12:52 AM   #1
fatenabu
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moving minimize,maximize buttons


Hello,
I have been using Linux off and on for the past 3 years and I always seem to forget what I use to move the position of my close buttons and etc. They are default on the right side of the screen but I would rather them be on the left. I remember there is a thing you can do from the run command in KDE to do so but I do not remember what exactly it is.

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Dustin
 
Old 11-28-2005, 01:45 AM   #2
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Left click on the taskbar and more it to where you want, Is that what you meant?
 
Old 11-28-2005, 01:48 AM   #3
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I don't know a command, but I know you can edit this in the kde control panel...

control panel-> apperance & themes-> window decorations

Then go to the "Button" tab and then check "use custom title bar postions", then move them to left using the dialog box.

Last edited by thingee; 11-28-2005 at 01:50 AM.
 
Old 11-28-2005, 02:22 AM   #4
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Thanks,
That helped a lot. I couldn't remember where you did it at. Another question for you guys anyway you know how to do it in gnome as well?

thanks,

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