Date: 17 Aug, 2008
Posted by: admin
In: hints & tips|linux, open source & software
If your mouse is broken or your window has disappeared off-screen or for whatever reason …
Alt-F3 / Alt-Space enters the “window menu” or “window configuration menu” for the currently focussed application / program.
M is the underlined letter in Move, this will then bring up the “compass” cursor over the window to be moved.
Cursor keys – up, down, left, right – then move the window around.
Enter key exits the window menu leaving the window in the newly set position.
Sorry Tristan I must have been asleep when I wrote that .. it’s for Linux (Kubuntu defaults) only.
Updated teh post for Windows XP too.
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Alt + F3 does nothing in any program