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In Ubuntu 10.10 with Simple Compiz I has a configuration to show the desktop, or show all open windows, when the mouse cursor go to an edge. Now, how can I do it with Ubuntu 11.10?

The configuration screen I'm looking for is like the following (got the image from an explanation for Ubuntu 10):


My CompizConfig screen don't look to have this option also:

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this will help you ☻… – Black Block Dec 2 '11 at 22:11
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You have to install compizconfig settings manager.

sudo apt-get install compizconfig-settings-manager

Now, open compiz config settings manager:


Go to Window Management / Scale.

Here you can enable the window picker for the different edges. Screenshot:

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To enable show desktop, go to General Options - Keybindings and enable show desktop with the corner you'd like to use. Screenshot:

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My CompizConfig is different of yours, please, see my new screenshot. – Tom Brito Dec 2 '11 at 22:17
that's the same. click on scale – severin Dec 2 '11 at 22:19

Ubuntu tweak << >> also has a section called compiz where you can do that and select other compiz stuff.

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