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Open in fullscreen mode

Postby averied » Sun Nov 26, 2017 11:07 pm

I've installed Pale Moon under Xubuntu 16.04

Is there any command line parameter to open Pale Moon in fullscreen mode?

for example: "palemoon -fullscreen"

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Re: Open in fullscreen mode

Postby Walter Dnes » Mon Nov 27, 2017 1:10 am

There's a roundabout way of doing it. It relies on the fact that a profile will open with the same width+height as when it was last closed. So...
    Open the profile manager from a teminal with the command palemoon -no-remote -p
    Select the option to create a new profile. Call it "full".
    Start the new profile "full", hit {F11} to make it fullscreen, and then {ALT}{F4} to exit it
    You can how start it from a terminal; e.g. palemoon -no-remote -p full
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