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The heading says it all. In short I want to have the behavior as in gnome-shell : when I release the super key, the overview is triggered. With xfce, I want it to trigger the main menu.

I have the whisker plugin installed, so its just the matter to selecting xfce4-popup-whiskermenu as the command for the shortcut, but the problem I am facing is that simply selecting Super key binds it to "press" event rather than release, which is not what I want.

There doesnt seem to be a way to do it via the settings manager GUI. Is there a way to edit xfce configuration files to achieve this ?

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Hello, same problem here. Did you find a solution since then? – Louisbob Jan 8 at 20:27

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