How to Restart Xfce from tty1 – Step-by-Step Guide


I am new to xubuntu, somtimes my xfce desktop crashes, and I can only use tty1 from command line.

I want to know how can I restart my xfce in tty7 from tty1?

I've googled it, but didn't found the solution. Thanks.

Best Answer

Try killing user by

pkill -KILL -u yourusername

This will bring you back to login screen though.