View Full Version : [ubuntu] minmize problem

June 5th, 2008, 02:20 PM

i am not sure about where i should post my window minimize problem.so please dont mind if am at wrong section..

I am beginner in Linux..just installed Ubuntu yesterday for the very first time..

My OS was working fine but now when i minimize my windows,programmes become hidden and will not shown in pannel....alt+tab short key is also not working now..i am unable to maximize my programmes and windows.

please help me how to solve this problem..


June 5th, 2008, 03:45 PM
First, let us learn if this problem is Compiz oriented. ıf Compiz is active, please use:

Alt+F2 -> metacity --replace
to disable it. Does the problem persist?

You can re-activate Compiz with:

Alt+F2 -> compiz --replace

June 5th, 2008, 04:06 PM
problem solved thanx 2 all

June 5th, 2008, 04:07 PM
problem solved thanx 2 all

Great! :) But for future reference, how did you solve the problem?