Dock: remove icon inside the tooltip

Mike Massonnet mmassonnet at
Wed Mar 27 11:27:37 CET 2013


Le 26/03/2013 18:00, Camaleón (Gmail) a écrit :
> Hello,
> I'm trying to find a way to remove the icon that shows along with the
> tooltip text when you put the mouse over the dock icons.
> I found this documentation¹ link which apparently talks about this option
> but after some unsuccessful tryouts in "~/.gtkrc-2.0" file I finally
> opted to ask :-)
> Is there a way to achieve this?

Put the following line inside gtkrc-2.0, but note that this will disable
tooltips in all GTK+2 applications.

gtk-enable-tooltips = 0

For the launchers, there is an option. Right click a launcher > go to
Properties > the tab Advanced, and check the option "Disable tooltips".

> (I'm using Debian Wheezy with XFCE 4.8)
> ¹
> Greetings,


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