Tiling in xfce

Created 2022-01-27, Edited 2022-03-12
How to get tiling keybindings in vanilla xfce

Open "Window Manager" in settings (xfce4-settings-editor to be precise), then setup keybindings.

My keybindings are (note: super means windows key on most keyboards):

If you want to download my bindings see them on github. To use them make sure xconfd isn't running (pkill xconfd) then replace your ~/.config/xfce4/xfconf/xfce-perchannel-xml/xfce4-keyboard-shortcuts.xml file with mine (same goes for backing up your config).