Monday, November 14, 2011

How to get Window's minimize and maximize button in fedora 16

This is something which I believe should have been available by default.
Thou, the below steps to get that is not so difficult and also little bit of fun.

Step 1. Download gconf-editor
# yum install gconf-editor

Step 2. Open gconf-editor
# gconf-editor

Step 3. Go to / -> desktop -> gnome -> shell -> windows

Step4. Now click on value of button_layout and change it to:

Step 5. Logout and Login back ...... it's done! :)

Note: if you want some space between menu buttons use "space" for eg: