Ubuntu 10.04 Lucid Window Buttons On The Left

To get the close and minimize buttons back on the right hand side do the following:

1. Press Alt + F2 and enter:


2. navigate to /apps/metacity/general/button_layout

3. set the key value to:


Thats it log out or restart metacity and your buttons should appear back on the right hand side.

6 thoughts on “Ubuntu 10.04 Lucid Window Buttons On The Left

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  2. zzeroo


    coole Site, sehr schönes Layout 😉

    Ich mag eher


    .. wobei das sicher mehr Windoze mäßig is > – <

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