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by drooly
Sat Feb 16, 2019 9:40 pm
Forum: Hardware & Laptops with LXDE
Topic: touchpad configuration
Replies: 9
Views: 906

Re: touchpad configuration

VirginiaVaughan wrote:i am using HP Z600

i cannot find any laptop by that name.
please give a precise maker & model.
als, which linux distro did you install?
by drooly
Sat Feb 16, 2019 9:37 pm
Forum: General Help
Topic: [SOLVED] Unable to copy and paste
Replies: 6
Views: 156

Re: [SOLVED] Unable to copy and paste

^ yes i use clipit for precisely that reason - because it can be made to sync primary and secondary clipboards.
i delight in its functionality every day.
i think you were/are just confused about which application uses which clipboard functionality.
maybe this search can help.
by drooly
Sat Feb 09, 2019 5:16 pm
Forum: General Help
Topic: [SOLVED] Unable to copy and paste
Replies: 6
Views: 156

Re: Unable to copy and paste

you still have to key Ctrl-C then, or right click and "Copy". well, actually it depends if you or the application in question uses the primary or secondary clipboard. for the primary, a simple highlight is enough to copy, and SHift+Insert to paste, or middle-click. primary and secondary cl...
by drooly
Fri Feb 08, 2019 7:33 pm
Forum: LXDE Development & Programming
Topic: If LXDE is deprecated, can it still be used safely?
Replies: 5
Views: 1500

Re: If LXDE is deprecated, can it still be used safely?

If people understood better what LXDE really is, they wouldn't be so worried about it dying. what defines a desktop ebvironment? a) session management b) applications that somehow fit together so, about: a) LXDE's session management is very rudimentary (i know it got a little more complex in recent ...
by drooly
Fri Feb 08, 2019 7:22 pm
Forum: General Help
Topic: [SOLVED] Unable to copy and paste
Replies: 6
Views: 156

Re: Unable to copy and paste

edward wrote:if I copy a link/URL or text on a web page, open a new browser tab, then attempt to paste the text or link/URL in the address bar on the new tab or in the search field, both Paste and Paste and Go are grayed out on the right-click menu.

how exactly do you copy?
by drooly
Fri Feb 08, 2019 7:19 pm
Forum: PCManFM
Topic: customize places
Replies: 1
Views: 90

Re: customize places

it sounds like really you want spacefm (a fork of pcmanfm created by the same person that created udevil).
by drooly
Fri Feb 08, 2019 7:18 pm
Forum: PCManFM
Topic: Add custom "rename" command
Replies: 3
Views: 1785

Re: Add custom "rename" command

black-clover wrote:command to rename files in Pcmanfm

try F2.
by drooly
Mon Jan 28, 2019 7:17 pm
Forum: PCManFM
Topic: Password won't get saved properly/as it should be
Replies: 4
Views: 111

Re: Password won't get saved properly/as it should be

Joni wrote:Security feature - so why is it possible to mark the appropriate option?

The marked third option should save the password even if I reboot raspbian. Am I wrong in my understanding of the given options?

i guess you're right.
you should ask on the raspbian forums, there's too many unknowns for me.
by drooly
Sat Jan 26, 2019 10:47 am
Forum: PCManFM
Topic: Password won't get saved properly/as it should be
Replies: 4
Views: 111

Re: Password won't get saved properly/as it should be

the specific password only gets saved till the next reboot of the system I'm pretty sure that's a (security) feature, and not a bug. you could start using a paswsword manager like keepassx or keepassxc so you don't have to remember long & nonsensical passwords. edit: there are options to secure...
by drooly
Sat Jan 26, 2019 10:45 am
Forum: General Help
Topic: Browser moves between monitors when leaving fullscreen
Replies: 4
Views: 213

Re: Browser moves between monitors when leaving fullscreen

I'm sorry, I have nothing.
It would be good to narrow it down to LXDE (or openbox) being the culprit.
If it isn't that, maybe xrandr has some option that does that, or other options that can prevent that from happening?

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