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I am running Xubuntu 11.10 with a dual monitor setup. I am looking to create a keystroke (maybe CTRL + ALT + SPACE which will allow me send a selected window to the next monitor.

In GNOME there is a package called swapmonitor which is capable of sending the window to the other monitor. Calling this program with a keystroke achieves the same effect.

How is this done in XFCE/Xubuntu.


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Do you not have access to swapmonitor under Xubuntu? Or are you asking how to set a keyboard shortcut for it? –  ire_and_curses Sep 17 '12 at 21:02
It doesnt seem to work on XFCE. Although I would like to know what options are out there. –  boffin Sep 17 '12 at 22:55
How do you have the multiple monitors set up? As a large virtual screen, or separate X displays? Are you using nvidia twinview? –  Keith Sep 18 '12 at 2:46
It is TwinView. I have an old Nvidia GeForce card with 2 Dell 19" monitors –  boffin Sep 18 '12 at 2:54

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