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In Ubuntu 10.10, is it possible to vertically or horizontally tile several open windows, just like in Windows? Thanks!

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Possibly duplicate question:… – Jakob Sep 27 '13 at 20:09

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You could try xmonad.

Install it so:

sudo apt-get -y install xmonad dwm-tools

The blog says that dmenu is the application launcher. There was also something called as poison or similar, but I cant recall it.

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Thanks! Mine X window manager is Compiz not Xmonad. Is it possible to horizontally/vertically tile windows in Compiz? – Tim Feb 13 '11 at 18:25
oh, sorry for that, I havent used a tiling manager. there is one here: But before you do that, you can install compiz config settings manager from, and play around with the options in that. THere are lots of good tiling option, one even like the window peek on macs. – theTuxRacer Feb 14 '11 at 4:09

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