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I am running XFCE on 12.04 on an ASUS 1201N netbook.

Since yesterday's (2013-03-31) update I have no more window borders so I can't move them, resize, close.

Also the keyboard shortcuts seem to be gone.

Any suggestions would be great!

(maybe it's an April fools joke? ;)

I looked at this post and following the instructions got the windows title bar back. Now I can close, minimize, or maximize but still can't move or resize. Also, the windows seem to "blink" when I try the context menu.

Please someone help! I am in a big programming task and this is blocking everything!

Thanks, Bob

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Actually, the stuff in the compiz post doesn't work at all. I've had to revert to gnome, which works but is so much less efficient than XFCE... – gratefulfrog Apr 1 '13 at 20:40
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Looks like xfwm4 is messed up..Try this rm -R ~/.cache/sessions/* and logout/login..

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That did it! You are a genius! Thanks so much. (I tried to "vote-up" your answer but I don't have a good enough reputation to vote... Anyway, thanks so much! Ciao,Bob :-) – gratefulfrog Apr 2 '13 at 7:55
Not a problem. Anytime. – Scott Goodgame Apr 2 '13 at 8:54
But now I've got a new XFCE problem. The windows are unresponsive to mouse or ALT key shortcuts, as if the CPU were overloaded? I tried clearing the sessions cache, bu that did nothing? What could be wrong? Thanks for any thoughts! – gratefulfrog Apr 10 '13 at 16:05

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