"Show Desktop"-Button - how to keep windows minimized?

Juan Carlos Torres carlosdgtorres at gmail.com
Thu Nov 29 13:27:06 GMT 2007

On Thursday 29 November 2007 8:39:09 pm Joe Koenig wrote:
> Hi,
> following scenario:
> I have several windows opened and I minimize them by clicking on the
> "Show Desktop"-Button.  Then I launch a new application (e.g.
> by clicking on a desktop icon).  Unfortunately, not only the new
> application's window is being "maximized" (i.e.: un-minimized), but all the
> other windows, that I've just minimized, as well.
> In other words: I'd like them other windows to stay minimized until
> called up explicitly.
> Any idea on how to do this?

Go to ~/.kde/share/config/ and edit the file named "kwinrc". Look for the 
[Windows] section and add this line


Hope that helps.
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