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Old 01-22-2019, 04:59 PM   #1
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XFCE Desktop - single click setting - how?


Where is the setting to enable single click of desktop items? I've done it but for the life of me I cannot find it again.

Desktop Settings seems to be the obvious place but it's not there!

All I remember is that it was a checkbox setting.

I'm using Mint 19 XFCE 64 bit

help....
 
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I believe that setting is in the Thunar preferences.
 
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I'm running xfce4 version 4.13. Using "Desktop Settings..." (right click on desktop), select the "Icons" tab. I see a checkbox entitled "Single click to activate items". This is probably what you want.
 
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I believe that setting is in the Thunar preferences.
Nope, that only enable single click i files and folders. I definitely don't want that. Thanks for you suggestion tho'.
 
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I'm running xfce4 version 4.13. Using "Desktop Settings..." (right click on desktop), select the "Icons" tab. I see a checkbox entitled "Single click to activate items". This is probably what you want.
That's right! In fact I found it again myself - I cannot understand why I couldn'yt see the tick box - temporary blindness!

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