I just want to use shortcut key as before versions i.e. when i press alt+space it gives us options like minimize, unmaximize, move etc... but they are not working with keys like 'n' for minimize 'c' for close etc.. as our previous versions.

  • Could you better describe what sequence of keys you mean to type, and what actions do you want to get? Jul 19, 2021 at 10:59

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Assuming you are using Ubuntu 20, there are shortcuts for minimizing/restoring/maximizing windows: <Win>+<Up>, <Win>+<Down>, <Win>+H. Plus other shortcuts. I am not sure this goes exactly the way you had in mind, but it may be useful. See

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