As IceWM is lightwieght it still does a lot. If you are looking for
some option go throught preferences file. It is well constructed
and you usually find what you are searching - e.g. you want to change some
quickswitch option then try to grep "QuickSwitch" from preferences.
Therefore it makes no sense to describe all of the preferences here.
If you want fulltext search of this FAQ use a
This is list of the most frequently asked quiestions with short answers.
Usually you can find more explaining answer in following chapers.
IceWM does not start icewmbg, startup etc. How should I start IceWM? icewm-session
Is that possible to place icons on desktop using PURE IceWM? No.
How to change default theme? .icewm/theme, Theme="thenicest/default.theme".
Does IceWM knows dynamicly created desktops or 2D desktops? No.
Is there a way to group similar applications in the toolbar when minimized? No.
How can I disable the taskbar (or toolbar) in IceWM? preferences, ShowTaskBar=0
Is there any way to have the time and date show in the taskbar? Yes. man date || strftime
Is there a button to minimize all windows? IceWM > 1.2.13, preferences, TaskBarShowShowDesktopButton=1 or use alt+shift+F9.
How can I autostart apps at X && IceWM start? Use .Xsession || .xinitrc || .Xclients || .icewm/startup.
How to disable Alt+drag feature? preferences, ClientWindowMouseActions=0