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Just as in the title. I find myself often opening new terminal window (not tab) from terminal. Is there a way to specify so that the new window opens maximized?

I looked at -geometry option, but only found a way to set the offsets with it, and not how to tell it to me maximized.

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You can create or modify your shortcut with the following command:

gnome-terminal --window --maximize

Which will force it to open maximized.

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Thanks! Just what i needed :) –  galdikas Jun 30 '13 at 22:50

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