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In Xubuntu 12.10, I am able to drag a window title bar to the top of the screen and it will maximize, but it will only maximize the top half of the display. Is there a way so it maximizes to the full screen like in Ubuntu?

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Simple answer is no, this basic feature does not exist in Xubuntu. For some reason the Devs thought it would be a great idea to offer only half a maximised window. I hope that this feature will be added in later releases. Xubuntu is always improving!

You could:

  • maximize the window by double clicking on the window header
  • use keyboard short-cut:

Alt+F5 Maximize current Width

Alt+F6 Maximize current Height

Alt+F9 Minimize current window.

Alt+F10 Maximize the current window.

Or create your own shortcut using the Window Manager in the settings

I found this: LINK

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