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Old 01-10-2009, 06:32 PM   #1
Registered: Dec 2008
Distribution: Xubuntu 8.10
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Unhappy Xubuntu 8.10 Desktop Disfunctionality

Hi, I just switched to Xubuntu 8.10 and from the install I have not been able to highlight anything on the desktop or scroll on the desktop (to switch to other virtual desktops). As of late I also cannot left click to start programs (I can to drag and drop). Any ideas?

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Old 01-12-2009, 04:14 AM   #2
Registered: Sep 2005
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Distribution: Gentoo/Debian/Ubuntu
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XUbuntu, well XFCE is an interesting choice of desktop and if you are a newbie to the arena, maybe starting with a more user friendly desktop such as Gnome or KDE would be a better suite to you.

I'm unsure of the Ubuntu set up of XFCE, but here is the guide that you may need:

Xubuntu official desktop manual


desktop, highlight, scroll, xubuntu

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