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#1 2012-02-07 02:07:10

Registered: 2012-02-06
Posts: 1

How to place items on the panel?

I added a secound panel just like the old gnome, And removed the promgram selecter on the top and put it on the bottom, everything at the top has now moved to the left side of the panel i can NOT move anything to the right, The clock will not move or anything.

Last edited by jeromeg (2012-02-07 17:44:53)


#2 2012-02-07 02:45:47

From: Toronto, Canada
Registered: 2011-06-02
Posts: 2,148

Re: How to place items on the panel?

You need to use expanding separators to move/set item positioning on a panel. Add a separator item, move it to the position you would like, and set it to expanding in its preferences. All this can be done in the panel preferences dialog box (right-click the panel, select Panel->Panel Preferences).

As an example, I have the xfce menu on the left side, the clock on the right side, and the notification area indicator plugins in the middle. My Item tab (of Panel->Panel Preferences) looks like this:
- Applications menu
- Separator (expanding)
- Notification Area
- Indicator Plugin
- Separator (expanding)
- Clock


#3 2012-02-07 17:45:13

From: France
Registered: 2010-11-11
Posts: 131

Re: How to place items on the panel?

Edited post title, no need to be rude: being explicit is far more efficient.


#4 2013-04-08 17:55:45

Registered: 2013-04-05
Posts: 50

Re: How to place items on the panel?

I had just upgraded to 4.10 and had that same issue.  Works perfectly.   Great information.  Thanks, even though I am not the original poster.


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