Workspace Switcher?

Jim Byrnes jf_byrnes at
Tue Mar 23 14:14:24 UTC 2010

Liam Proven wrote:
> On Mon, Mar 22, 2010 at 10:22 PM, Jim Byrnes<jf_byrnes at>  wrote:
>> Running Ubuntu 9.10.  Either its not working right or I don't understand
>> how it supposed to work.
>> 1. I have 6 work spaces setup but whenever I click or hover the mouse
>> over an empty one it always says "Workspace 1".
>> 2. If I hover the mouse over an occupied workspace it says "click to
>> dragging "what ever app".  I click and drag it to another workspace but
>> it remains where it is.
> Not quite sure what you're trying to do or how, but here is how I use
> the virtual desktops:

See my reply to Markdv for more details, but basically  it didn't seem 
to work as I expected and was just trying to figure out why.
>   - To move an app, click its window's system menu (or press Alt-Space);
>   Next, Pick "move to workspace right" (or left/up/down/whatever)
> - To switch workspaces:
> Click in the switcher in the panel, or press Ctrl-Alt-Right (or
> left/up/down/whatever)

Regards,  Jim

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