How do I get lost windows back?

Paul Brown paul.brown at
Tue Feb 20 18:23:10 GMT 2024

On Tuesday, 20 February 2024 17:54:27 CET hw wrote:
> Hi,
> my konsole window has disappeared or has become invisible or is
> somewhere outside of the display (if that is possible).
> It doesn't show up when pressing Alt+Tab and not in the overview of
> all windows.  According to 'ps xca | grep kons', konsole is still
> running.  When I open another konsole, the new window is titled
> 'Konsole <2>'.
> Why does this happen[1], how can I prevent it from happening, and how
> do I get the lost window back?

I can answer this.

See the icon of your app in the taskbar at the bottom of your screen? Right 
click on that and, from the pop menu, pick "Move". Drag the window to wherever 
you want it and then left-click where you want to drop it.


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