I'd like to autostart firefox and thunderbird on e.g. 2 and 3-rd workspaces when login. If I add them to autostart in gnome-shell they both open on the first workspace. Is there a way to autostart application on the certain workspace, or at least on the "next" workspace(similar to dash middle-click). I'd like to avoid using auto-move-windows extension.
The following is a program that will start another application and move it to a specified work space.
You should copy this into a file named move-at-start.sh, mark it executable, and put it somewhere in your home directory (i would suggest putting it in the
Once you have done that go to
In this folder you will find some files with names like
For each file find the line that starts
The next time you log in the app should be started and moved to the specified desktop.
Notes: Desktops are numbered starting from 0 so the first desktop is 0, the third is 2, etc.
Notes: If the desktop specified does not exist the window will remain in the original desktop.