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Which window managers support “detached” desktops?

What do I mean by "detached"? In the herbstluftwm windows manager (and others, notably xmonad), the concept of a "virtual desktop" is removed from the physical monitors themselves. That means that ...
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How to disable fullscreen mouse scrolling?

On programs that run in "fullscreen" mode, when I change the "fullscreen" resolution to something that is lower than what my desktop resolution is, I can scroll past the edges of the program by moving ...
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KDE no longer automatically switches desktops

Background I have been using Linux Mint KDE v17.3 (Plasma v4.13.2) for a number of years. I keep Firefox open in one virtual desktop and Thunderbird open in another. If I receive an email in ...
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How to show desktop pager in KDE for one virtual desktop [closed]

I have KDE5 plasma and one virtual desktop. I tried to show desktop pager in panel for one virtual desktop, but without succesfull. In KDE4 I made change in script here '/usr/share/kde4/apps/plasma/...
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Add VIRTUAL output to Xorg

I want to create a dummy, virtual output on my Xorg server on current Intel iGPU (on Ubuntu 16.04.2 HWE, with Xorg server version 1.18.4). It is the similiar to Linux Mint 18.2, which one of the ...
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How to xrandr screen minimum and maxium resolution for Exceed-on-Demand (EoD)

I am using a VDI called Exceed-on-Demand (EoD) This thin client is able to resize the X desktop depending on the size of the monitor at the time you start the client. However, you cannot resize the ...
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Dual monitor, two different desktops?

If have two different monitors, both connected to the same integrated graphics card, one using VGA and the other using DVI connection. It looks like this in my room: ###################### #####...
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kubuntu 14.04 - do not show window in start panel when on another desktop

I use kubuntu 14.04 and I have configured 4 virtual desktop. When I go from a virtual desktop to another, I'd like to not see the programs opened on the first desktop on the start bar. Is it possible ?...
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Mame and xfce4 virtual desktop,some interfences

Sometimes i like to play old coinops with MAME on mame the default keys for play are Directional keys UP DOWN LEFT RIGHT for movement and ctrl and left alt for fire button1 and 2 I like this and i ...
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Show two desktop pagers with different settings in KDE

I'm trying to set up a CentOS 6 system with KDE. I have an older system that use gnome that I'm happy with, and I'm trying to make the KDE system behave as much like the gnome one as possible. The ...
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Can I expand one window over two virtual desktops on KDE?

My laptop's resolution is low, and some programs cannot display their content normally in a small window. Is possible to expand one window over two or multiple virtual desktops?
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How can I open a window on a different monitor?

With multiple monitors, I have so far been dragging windows manually around. Is there a way to make a window open on a specific screen in a dual-head setup? (Not to be confused with multiple X server ...