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#1 seannuh

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Posted 05 May 2017 - 11:06 PM

I'm not sure if this is a dumb question but I'm real green here and was wondering if there's a way to make the menu the entire height of the screen.



#2 molecube

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Posted 06 May 2017 - 08:08 PM

Hi seannuh,

 

what exact menu are you talking about?



#3 seannuh

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Posted 06 May 2017 - 10:15 PM

sorry that would've been good to say huh

the bbmenu, when you right click the desktop

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Posted 22 May 2017 - 01:40 PM

sorry that would've been good to say huh

the bbmenu, when you right click the desktop

It can be done, but then you lose the desktop. What's the use of that? :)



#5 seannuh

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Posted 22 May 2017 - 06:27 PM

that's fine, I really don't need the desktop for anything



#6 pitkon

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Posted 23 May 2017 - 06:22 AM

But you have to have the desktop. You need the toolbar, for one. And where will the sub-menus go?  And if all you need is a menu on top of everything else, you are actually describing a program launcher. Which means you can create a desktop-sized bbinterface frame with all the shortcuts and elements you need, something that you can precisely tweak and make it much prettier with graphic elements. AND the toolbar :)

However, if you want to get a whiff of what you are thinking, open blackbox.rc with a text editor and change two elements - go to session,menu.maxWidth and give a number equal to the width of your screen. Do the same with session.menu.minWidth, Then change session.menu.onTop from false to true. And then let me know what you think of lt :)



#7 seannuh

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Posted Yesterday, 05:24 PM

that's just for the width though, I'm looking for the height of the menu to be the height of my desktop



#8 tordenflesk

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Posted Today, 12:30 AM

Add blank items until its tall enough?






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