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Redefine titlebar maximize button action

In my quest to a better GUI, i wanted to have a fullscreen button instead of the current maximize button in gnome (Like macOS). I'm already using the double click on the title bar to maximize my ...
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Qpdfview — Open link in a beamer presentation

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How does one create a full-screen Text-based User Interface on first boot setup script?

I'm busy creating a very specific project using a Raspberry Pi Zero W that is connected to a screen running 800px x 480px and a few navigation buttons (up/down/left/right/enter/back). So on first run,...
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Is it possible for i3 to hard-set full-screen size?

Often times with applications full-screen mode does exactly what I want, cutting out optional items (like URL bars, bookmarks, play/pause buttons, status bars, menu bars, etc). The problem is the size ...
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How to configure OpenBox to ignore the size hint of a specific application's window?

Updated Question Based on the excellent comment by @mosvy it is actually the window manager that is respecting or ignoring the propagated size hint of a window. Unfortunately though, I couldn't find ...
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How to make Firefox auto launch at startup in fullscreen on Linux Ubuntu?

Firefox Ready Objective I want my ubuntu to start and show a Duck Duck Go in fullscreen. Motivation The first thing that I do on my PC is launch the Firefox and do stuff. For other stuff I hit the ...
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gst-launch full screen

I've been using gstreamer on yocto project for playing video on HDMI, but I can't find anyway to play the video in full screen. Command I'm using is gst-launch playbin uri=file:///file/path How ...
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using full-screen mode with feh in dwm

When I try to run feh -F <images> in dwm, I do not have the ability to interact with the full-screen window via the keyboard; e.g., if I try to exit (q), nothing happens and the following is ...
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How to superimpose window on panel bar

Fullscreen mode allows a window to cover the whole screen (hence its name), even over the panel bar. How can this be done for a window without entering the fullscreen mode? Assuming a panel bar on ...
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How to have normal notifications over full screen applications in Gnome 3?

In my workflow I use applications in fullscreen mode most of the time. The only serious drawnback I have in that is the way Gnome 3 handles desktop notifications, I can't get any normal notification, ...
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pdf viewer impressive does not run on external screen

I want to use impressive as my default pdf viewer for presentations, but I cannot get it to run fullscreen on the external screen, i.e. the beamer. evince will fullscreen on any screen that I drag ...
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How to configure an application to be started in full screen mode?

I can find a similar topic: How to configure certain programs to always open in full screen?, but it does not solve my question. I wonder which aspect the question is related to, the distro, or the ...
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Alt-tab menu not showing when in fullscreen

When I use Sublime text 3 in fullscreen (F11) mode and use alt+tab, the menu doesn't show. This is rather frustrating, since I'm unable to predict which window I'm switching to. Is there any way to ...
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Fullscreen works in Chrome but not in Firefox in XMonad

I have searched for people in similar situations, but mostly found out about people who could not make Chrome go fullscreen, but for whom Firefox would. In my case, I can only get fullscreen to work ...
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Fullscreen not working in xmonad

I am using Arch Linux (4.7.5-1-ARCH) with xmonad (xmonad 0.12) window manager. I am new to xmonad and I am still learning it. I have not done much modifications so my xmonad.hs is minimal. import ...
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Qemu top panel (which contains the “Exit full screen” button) doesn't appear in full screen

I'm running libvirt-1.3.5-1 and qemu-2.6.0-1 on Manjaro 16.0. Whenever I run a VM full screen, the slider that I once expected to slide down, which would allow me to resume from full screen doesn't ...
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How to force `screen` to clear the terminal after commands like `htop`

I have recently started using screen in order to be able to split my terminal vertically and horizontally. However, it does not clear the terminal automatically. For example, when I open a file using ...
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How to keep my cursor focus when switching of workspace if I have a fullscreened window on another screen?

Let's say I have, On screen 1: workspace A: a web browser, extended (not full-screened with F11, just maxed out). workspace B: a terminal with Vi for example. On screen 2: a web browser, full-...
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Fullscreen games locks desktop after minimizing (Bumblebee+Nvidia)

I have this problem on 3 Linux distros. I run games in full-screen and after minimizing them, The game freezes when I'm trying switch to other window, Screen (and resolution) stays frozen until I ...
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How to configure certain programs to always open in full screen?

Under LXDE desktop manager Alt+F11 can be used to switch a program to full screen. I use this shortcut so often that'd I rather have certain programs always open in full screen instead of doing it ...
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Floating panel over fullscreen windows in tile WM

I want to create kiosk using GNU/Linux. I need to show GUI one application full screen. I've found that ratpoison suits my needs. But I also want to allow user to see and change keyboard layout and ...
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How do I exit full screen after enabling via the right click context menu of kwin (KDE)?

This is related to my other question: Kate has no window borders, and thus no minimize, maximize, and close buttons In KDE, after right-clickin on any window border, or it's entry in the task manager,...
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Fullscreen Flash videos on some sites do not align with the screen in Awesome WM

Using the default Awesome WM settings, Flash videos from youtube.com are fullscreened just fine*: The same type of video on store.steampowered.com is both sized and positioned wrongly: Cropped at ...
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Looking for a centred, full-screen terminal

There exist out there several different 'distraction-free editors' for writing: these provide a fullscreen, minimal environment with the goal of forcing oneself to focus on the task at hand. I want ...
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Can't play games fullscreen, Only see black but can hear them

I have installed several games from steam, but when I open all of them they go to full screen and the screen is black. I can hear the sounds of the game but can see nothing. My GPU is a AMD Radeon ...
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How to open konsole in fullscreen mode?

Is there a command or better yet a setting in the config file to allow me to open konsole (the KDE terminal emulator) in fullscreen mode?
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How to keep YouTube video fullscreen after moving mouse to other screen in Awesome WM?

I've managed to get YouTube Flash videos fullscreen by using two tips, but whenever I move the mouse pointer to a different screen (thereby changing the application focus) the fullscreen mode is ...