Re: Window Titlebars buried under WinList

David Wollmann (dwollmann@ibmhelp.com)
Fri, 20 Nov 1998 10:19:17 -0600 (EST)


On Tue, 17 Nov 1998, Randall Hopper wrote:

> Andrew Sullivan:
>  |On Wed, 11 Nov 1998, Randall Hopper wrote:
>  |
>  |> 3) I have my WinList at the top of the screen.  Afterstep likes to 
>  |>    place new windows for some apps at the top (under WinList) so I can't
>  |>    get at the title bars to move it.  How do can I stop this (if I can't 
>  |>    tell the app to force-position itself in a different place).
>  |
>  |I set WinList to "StaysOnBack", and then right-click when I want to raise
>  |the backgrounded stuff.  But if you want it on top, you have a problem.
>  |
>  |You should be able to use the Window functions (select "move") to move the
>  |app.
> 
> The trouble is, the window functions are only available via the button on
> the top titlebar.  Not too sure how to configure this yet.  As a
> hack-around (until I define my own feel), I'm running Zharf which has the
> Move function.

You should also be able to use Meta-F5 to activate the Move mode.

> 
> Thanks,
> 
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> Randall Hopper
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