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Can I save a window size to a specific size on default? Not full screen [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to set a specific window size for all windows that open to default How I get Firefox to remember size and position of the window.
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How can I change the size and position that an application appears when first launched? [duplicate]

When ever I launch Chrome it manifests at a specific size at the top left corner of my screen. Everytime I have to manually resize it and position it in the center of the screen. How can I change ...
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Please help to switch to Ubuntu Full-Time! [duplicate]

My Window positions and sizes are never saved. When I open programs like: Chromium, Code Blocks, XChat, Thunderbird, Skype and others. Set them in a correct location on one of my screens (I have 2x24'...
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Libreoffice calc initial window size problem

Due, I think, to some clumsiness with the mouse, a calc window got reduced to an invisible size. This got stored as the default for the next opening of a file. Now any calc file I open comes up ...
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How to reset default window positions and sizes?

Short Version How do you reset the default window positioning and sizing rules? As in, when an application starts, it remembers its last position and size. I want it to not do that, and start in ...
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How can I configure the terminator terminal to always be on top?

I was able to set up the terminal to expand the whole monitor width but I would like for it to stay on the top of the screen even if I go to another workspace. If I hit F12 to drop it down when I am ...
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How to save and restore group of windows (not necessarily on reboot)

I'm looking for a way to save and restore groups of windows (I'm using the Cinnamon DE). I've already done some googling, but all I could find was saving and restoring windows on reboot. Now, this is ...
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How to start Gummi (GTK+ based application) maximized?

Is there something I could add to the Exec line ìn gummi.desktop which would do the trick? [Desktop Entry] Version=1.0 Name=Gummi GenericName=LaTeX Editor Comment=Simple LaTeX Editor Exec=gummi %F ...
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gnome-open window positioning

I've been using Ubuntu since 10.04, and seriously loving life. I'm on 12.04 and it's great. As some super users would know: gnome-open /home/username/somefile.txt will open a window in gnome. Is ...
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Changing the location of (specifically) the home folder window on screen when opening it

Whenever I use my shortcut to open the home folder it's always positioned at the bottom left of my screen as shown below. How can I open it in such a way that it would pop up in the center like this?
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Persistent Window Placement? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Open application in specific workspace Does anyone know a way of keeping windows in the place you put them, between shutting down and logging back on again, rather where the ...
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