Kategorie: Openbox

Ubuntu: Advantage of Classic Desktop Openbox

I am often asked what is the best Desktop Software for Linux? a good Desktop must be fast by window handling, easy to read and needs less hardware resources the fonts must be clear and easy to read animations should not break the operations, glossy windows should by easy to switch off a taskbar should always show you which apps are active and opened a taskbar should not group icons! a progam menu should open fast and should wait for user interactions, special for newbies or older people! a good Desktop Software should not force you to the need of […]

Openbox: Quick Keyboard Shortcuts Internet Mail Run Command

Problem: If you want to work faster with your Openbox Desktop you should use Keyboard Shortcuts for often used Programs like Internet, Mail and Run Command box. Solution:  edit as user $nano /home/user/.config/openbox/rc.xml insert #Fullscreen CTRL+F11 <keybind key="C-F11"> <action name="ToggleFullscreen"/> </keybind> #RunCommand with gmrun on X CTRL+R <keybind key="C-R"> <action name="Execute"> <execute>gmrun</execute> </action> </keybind> #Internet Key with chromium CTRL+I <keybind key="C-i"> <action name="Execute"> <execute>chromium-browser</execute> </action> </keybind> #Internet Mail with icedove CTRL+M <keybind key="C-M"> <action name="Execute"> <execute>icedove</execute> </action> </keybind> save and relogin into openbox..enjoy economy working.. Remark: Its powerful on small Netbooks or Laptops cause you don’t need to use tricky […]