Last modified on 21 December 2008, at 03:28

Using GNOME/Application windows

Applications in GNOME appear in Windows. Windows are usually box-shaped and can be manipulated.

Things that can appear as Windows include

  • Folders and Files in the File Manager.
  • Applications
  • Message boxes
  • Preference screens
  • Notes


Window layout.


By default, the following layout is used

  1. Menu
  2. Title
  3. Minimize
  4. Maximize
  5. Close.