Some rather basic Gnome questions

Mario Vukelic mario.vukelic at
Wed Oct 8 17:51:35 UTC 2008

On Wed, 2008-10-08 at 16:32 +0100, Chris G wrote:
> 1 - How/where do I set "Focus follows mouse", I can't find it anywhere
> in Preferences but I'm sure it must be there somewhere.

Menu System > Preferences > Windows. (BTW, first hit on Google for
"focus follows mouse gnome" without the quote).

> 2 - How do I increase the number of desktops from teh default two?

Was answered by Steven

> 3 - How do I move a window if I don't have access to the title bar?

By default, hold the Alt key and click anywhere in the window. Also
configurable in System > Preferences > Windows.

Disclaimer: I verified this info in Intrepid, but I think it works the
same in Ubuntu 8.04

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