Bug 878981 - "Alt + Mouse click in a window + mouse move" doesn't move windows anymore
Summary: "Alt + Mouse click in a window + mouse move" doesn't move windows anymore
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: gnome-shell
Version: 18
Hardware: Unspecified
OS: Unspecified
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Owen Taylor
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2012-11-21 17:26 UTC by Amit Shah
Modified: 2014-02-05 13:12 UTC (History)
8 users (show)

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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2014-02-05 13:12:41 UTC
Type: Bug

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Description Amit Shah 2012-11-21 17:26:23 UTC
Description of problem:

Up till F16 (I didn't try F17), "alt + click in a window + move mouse" used to move the window.  This doesn't work anymore.

Comment 1 Andreas-Johann Ulvestad 2012-12-19 17:01:44 UTC
I have the same problem. If there is a change in metacity, it would be great to know how to re-enable this feature.

Comment 2 Florian Müllner 2013-01-08 16:34:28 UTC
The default modifier has been changed upstream from "Alt" to "Super", so either use super+click or run "gsettings set org.gnome.desktop.wm.preferences mouse-button-modifier '<Alt>'"

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