Ubuntu – How to disable windows’ contents to be moved on dragging, so that only a frame is draggend and window redrawed at drop


I have xubuntu 12.04 xfce4. When moving windows the content is always moved. How can I acheive to just move a frame or border of the window and get the window content redrawed at drop of mous button?

Best Answer

  • Open Settings Manager
  • Select Window Manager
  • Go to the Advanced tab
  • Check the Hide content of windows when moving checkbox
  • (Also here you can check the Hide content of windows when resizing checkbox)