switching workspaces

Amichai Teumim amichai.teumim at gmail.com
Tue May 3 20:10:02 CEST 2005

How do I make it so that when I drag a windows down below the screen it 
switches to the previous workspace and when i take it up it goes to the 
next workspace?

Lets say I'm in workspace 3, now when i drag it down I want it to go to 
workspace 2 and when I drag it up to workspace 4.



Jasper Huijsmans wrote:

> hicham wrote:
>> On 5/3/05, Jasper Huijsmans <jasper at xfce.org> wrote:
>>> On Tue, May 03, 2005 at 12:11:26PM +0000, hicham wrote:
>>>> Hello
>>>>    I use the autohide option of xfcepanel and taskbar to hide them so
>>>> I can see any application on the whole screen, xfcepanel and taskbar
>>>> are located at the bottom of my screen
>>>> the problem is that sometimes xfcepanel get hidden forever, gettin the
>>>> mouse pointing on the bottom screen line  does not make it reappear. I
>>>> have to switch off and on the autohide option
>>>> to get it on screen again
>>> Are you saying you have both the panel and the taskbar at the bottom 
>>> of the
>>> screen, overlapping eachother? If that's the case I'm not surprised 
>>> it doesn't
>>> work properly.
>>> A common reason for problems with autohide is if you have selected 
>>> to option
>>> to switch workspaces when the mouse reaches the screen edge. It's 
>>> part of the
>>> window manager settings and this option is not compatible with panel 
>>> autohide.
>>>        Jasper
>> yes the panel and the taskbar are overlapping and I 've got only one 
>> workspace
> I'm not really surprised that it doesn't work. The panel and the 
> taskbar will both try to catch mouse movements, so that may very well 
> interfere. I don't think I can make that work.
> If you simply want the panel and a tasklist on the same screen edge, 
> you could try to use the taskbar plugin and simply not run xftaskbar4.
>     Jasper
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