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I just added the Window Buttons applet to my panel, but it seems that the Hide Compiz decorations for maximized windows feature no longer works after my upgrade to Natty. Is there another way to achieve the same effect in Compiz?

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go into Compiz preference and check if the hide compiz decoration for maximized windows is in the block list. if it is, move it to the right side.... if it isn't not in the block list and it's simply no longer working... well, hopefully someone else can answer. – hansioux May 4 '11 at 1:26
What do you mean by, in the block list? – Alan May 4 '11 at 2:08
I posted an answer, it's not exactly what I wanted, but it works. – Alan May 4 '11 at 2:28
up vote 5 down vote accepted

To do it with compiz

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Worked perfectly! Thank you! – Alan May 10 '11 at 15:55

Although this isn't done with Compiz, it is along the lines of what I was aiming for.

  • Install Maximus:

    sudo apt-get install maximus

  • Add it as a start-up application

enter image description here

  • Log-out, log-in.
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