Stack Exchange Network

Stack Exchange network consists of 174 Q&A communities including Stack Overflow, the largest, most trusted online community for developers to learn, share their knowledge, and build their careers.

Visit Stack Exchange

Questions tagged [show-desktop]

the act of hiding all windows to show the desktop

1
vote
1answer
50 views

What is the custom command to “Show Desktop” for hot corners?

I wanted to have a "Show Desktop" like in the windows ( when I point the mouse to bottom right corner it will show the desktop )
2
votes
1answer
219 views

Desktop showing as a window above original

I'm running Elementary OS Loki, and recently I've decided to change default file manager to Nemo. After installing and setting it as default in System settings > Applications > Default applications, ...
6
votes
5answers
3k views

How to add “Show Desktop” icon in elementary OS?

I have installed nautilus to enable desktop icons in elementary OS Loki. It works fine but is there any way to add a button that can I use to click and show desktop? Like the ones in Windows at right ...
5
votes
1answer
239 views

How to change an order of workspaces?

Can I, for example, replace workspace 1 by workspace 3 in the multitasking view?
0
votes
2answers
76 views

Desktop shows in frame on screen

How to make this screen normal. Please check this image and help.
2
votes
1answer
67 views

Fresh Dual Boot install fails to load desktop

I installed a OS alongside OS X on my old Macbook with rEFIt. When I boot into Elementary it fails to load the Desktop environment and shows me the terminal. Do you guys have any ideas to how I can ...
6
votes
2answers
1k views

How can I set Hot Corners shortcut to minimize all applications?

I remember that I used this trick a while ago, but can't remember the command I've used. Basically, I've set Hot Corner shortcut to "Execute custom command", and then typed in the command similar to ...
1
vote
1answer
143 views

KODI is the only program i can run

I had KODI configured to start automatically while running the beta. I upgraded to the released version (sudo apt-get update, upgrade and then dist-upgrade). It seemed to run successfully and KODI ...
3
votes
3answers
1k views

Add icon to show desktop

I need the icon to minimize windows and show desktop. I can't find a decent guide. Can you help me?