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HotCorner plugin - active hot corners for for Xfce4 on Linux Mint

The plugin is active corners XFCE4 (XFCE4 HotCorner Plugin) is a young project created a week ago. Currently it supports the following operations on the monitor:

-xfdashboard (dashboard style for Xfce GNOME Shell)

-Show desktop

-Enable splash screen

-Turning off the monitor

-To run a custom command

-The plugin also has the ability to disable hot corners when the active window is full screen.

Installation into Linux Mint 17/17.1/17.2:

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:xubuntu-dev/extras
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install xfce4-hotcorner-plugin xfdashboard

After the installation, right click on any free space of the panel and choose Add new items:

HotCorner plugin - active hot corners for for Xfce4 on Linux Mint

In the opened window, Add new items, activate the line with the plugin HotCorner and click Add:

HotCorner plugin - active hot corners for for Xfce4 on Linux Mint

On the panel to display the applet in the form of a monitor. Click on it and select Properties:

HotCorner plugin - active hot corners for for Xfce4 on Linux Mint


Now you can configure and use the four corners of the monitor in its discretion, so that when you hover the mouse cursor at a particular corner of the monitor was carried out assigned functions or commands:

HotCorner plugin - active hot corners for for Xfce4 on Linux Mint

And to enable or disable triggering hot corners with the window open to full screen (Disable when active window is fill screen).

Good Luck!!!

13-07-2015, 15:07
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