Window Title Applet Featured Original

Plasma 5 Applets kde panel plasma title window

Source (link to git-repo or to original if based on someone elses unmodified work): https://github.com/psifidotos/applet-window-title/

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Description:

This is a Plasma 5 applet that shows the current window title and icon in your panels. This plasmoid is coming from Latte land but it can also support Plasma panels.


You can install this applet directly from Plasma 5 Widgets Explorer
Last changelog:

Version 0.6.0 8 months ago

* support more window actions with mouse:
- Double Left Click : Maximize/restore active window
- Middle Click : Close active window
- Scroll up : Cycle between tasks
- Scroll down : Minimize tasks
- Ctrl + Scroll up : Maximize active window (this is also possible with double left click)
- Ctrl + Scroll down : Restore active window from maximized state

* add a placeholder-text option to be shown when no window is visible and the user does not want the current Activity name to be drawn
* option to disable the title tooltip

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qawsedrftgzh

4 days ago

10 10 the best

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axel-huerta

1 month ago

9 9 excellent

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carletto

2 months ago

10 Perfect. Everything i was looking for was the adaptive width and there it is here. Great Plasmoid.
I have a feature request: left click + drag make you grab the title bar of the window. This can be extremely useful with full screen apps that doesn't have a notch to grab them for.

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Psifidotos

2 months ago

Latte panels offer this. For plasma panels it is not possible at applet level.

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Rasmus1984

2 months ago

10 Excellent! Thank you! nice with the small customization options! It includes all those I desired!

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sadi

4 months ago

10 10 the best

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yoblook

4 months ago

10 10 the best

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leandrw

5 months ago

8 8 great!
Not 10 because there is no way to fix the width size, just the maximum.

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leandrw

5 months ago

Excellent! Just one issue: There is no way to fix a width, just the maximum width.

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harktu

5 months ago

10 10 the best

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sjnunez3

7 months ago

Great widget. Thanks!
If I had to make one request it would be to add the ability to change font and font size (unless I am completely overlooking a way to do it through Plasma settings).

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ishayu

8 months ago

Really great plugin. I really like those options as well, although I think it would be nice to have a menu mode as well.

So basically you click the name, and that opens a menu where you can select to hide other windows, or close the current window, or close all windows, etc.

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th0m4s

8 months ago

|o| Simply fantastic, thanks for all these new possibilities!

As we now have the option to show custom text when no window is active, it would be a great addition to be able to configure a custom icon as well.

With the custom icon, I could configure the display of my Linux distribution logo and its name with the current custom text option. :)

Also my user's profile picture and name (maybe even an option that does this automatically).

The possibilities for customizing these functions would be enormous ...

Now I can display phrases, when I have no active window, I will extract this feature by displaying the following phrase for some time "I love the open source world, long live Linux!". ;)

Thank you very much @Psifidotos, you are the wizard of applests!

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Psifidotos

8 months ago

The icon used comes from your current Activity, if you change the Activity icon then the applet will use it

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th0m4s

8 months ago

I mean it is possible to define a specific icon, when we have no active window and the Plasma workspace is shown.
It would be the same concept that you made it possible to configure the text to be displayed in that same situation, in this latest version.

Perhaps this image illustrates one of the customizations that would be possible:

https://imgur.com/gDyy7f2

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Psifidotos

8 months ago

All of them are already possible,
1. Set your placeholder text to what you like
2. Change your active Plasma Activity icon to what you like

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th0m4s

8 months ago

Thanks!
I didn't know the possibility of item "2", I'll learn how to do that ...

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Psifidotos

8 months ago

It is easy, right click the Desktop, Activities. From the Activities Explorer click the icon of the active Plasma Activity to whatever you want

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th0m4s

8 months ago

Perfect ;)

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d3n1s

9 months ago

9 Didn't know @Paulnx, thanks for sharing. ;)
This applet is really very complete and flexible, now I understand the term you used (Swiss army knife), a shame it was abandoned and some of the functions don't work ...
Window Title suits me perfectly well, but I confess that I would love to have the possibility of interacting with mouse gestures, to minimize, maximize, restore and close windows! :)

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Psifidotos

9 months ago

you can maximize/restore with double click this is already supported.

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d3n1s

9 months ago

That's great! <3
Do we have any chance of doing the main window actions with the mouse wheel in the future?
Its solutions are great, I use them all, it raises the level of my productivity, in addition to providing a unique identity to the desktop, the main differential compared to the other solutions, is that besides being constantly improving (bug fixes, performance, new features), you hear and answer questions from users.
This is fantastic, keep it up, the KDE Plasma community thanks you for your contributions!

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Psifidotos

9 months ago

Can you explain me, what are the window actions with mouse wheel?

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d3n1s

9 months ago

Basically what Dexter described in item 1 and what the applet suggested by Paul does.

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Psifidotos

9 months ago

From 1 only closing action would make any sense, scrolling down in order to minimize as long as the applet can not reshown it afterwards does not make any sense

For 2, is already answered in github page that it is not possible

For 3 is already implemented

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Version 0.6.0 8 months ago

* support more window actions with mouse:
- Double Left Click : Maximize/restore active window
- Middle Click : Close active window
- Scroll up : Cycle between tasks
- Scroll down : Minimize tasks
- Ctrl + Scroll up : Maximize active window (this is also possible with double left click)
- Ctrl + Scroll down : Restore active window from maximized state

* add a placeholder-text option to be shown when no window is visible and the user does not want the current Activity name to be drawn
* option to disable the title tooltip

Version 0.5.2 10 months ago

* fix bold font kerning issues

Version 0.5.1 1 year ago

* improve window title discovery for flatpaks
* do not show empty window title when there are information from the application

Version 0.5.0 1 year ago

* use Latte Windows Tracking interface when in Latte v0.9
* do not use icon size in computations when icon is not visible
* do not draw Application Name/Window Title separator when any of these two could not be retrieved

Version 0.4.1 1 year ago

* improve signaling for Broadcaster
* close ComboBox popup after selecting an item
* add some debug messages

Version 0.4 1 year ago

-- dont elide if there is free space in the panel
-- improve metrics and calculations for better visual results
-- support Unity behavior when used with Window AppMenu 0.4 in latest Latte master
-- update Appearance settings

Version 0.3 1 year ago

- improve defaults and behavior for Latte edit mode
- elide text if applet exceeds panel space
- elide only title when needed
- improvements for settings window
- synchronize scrolling for substitutions elements
- support new Latte Communicator mechanism from Latte git version

Version 0.2 1 year ago

- Fifth Text Style, "Do not show any text"
- Font option to capitalize first letters
- Multi-screen aware in order to locate active window in the current screen or at all screens
- Support user-set maximum icon size
- Double click to maximize/restore active window (for plasma panels)
- Option to hide Activity information when no window is active
- Split settings to Appearance and Behavior
- Show tooltip when hovering to provide more information
- Support Application Name substitutions in Behavior settings page

Version 0.1 1 year ago

- Four different text styles, [Application, Title, Application - Title, Title - Application]
- Support both horizontal and vertical alignments
- Show window icon
- Maximize window icon to applet thickness (optional)
- Bold/Italic font
- Set maximum length in pixels or use all the required space to show all contents
- Set spacing between icon and title
- Left/Right or Top/Bottom margins
- Multi-screen ready
- Show activity name/icon when there is not any active window
- Double click in order to maximize/restore active window (for plasma panels)
- Latte v0.9 ready
- - support new painting
- - support maximize/restore active window
- - support dragging active window from latte panel

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product-maker qawsedrftgzh Oct 16 2020 10 the best
10 the best
product-maker axel-huerta Sep 12 2020 9 excellent
9 excellent
product-maker carletto Aug 14 2020 10 the best
Perfect. Everything i was looking for was the adaptive width and there it is here. Great Plasmoid. I have a feature request: left click + drag make you grab the title bar of the window. This can be extremely useful with full screen apps that doesn't have a notch to grab them for.
product-maker Rasmus1984 Jul 29 2020 10 the best
Excellent! Thank you! nice with the small customization options! It includes all those I desired!
product-maker sadi May 23 2020 10 the best
10 the best
product-maker yoblook May 23 2020 10 the best
10 the best
product-maker leandrw May 09 2020 8 great
8 great! Not 10 because there is no way to fix the width size, just the maximum.
product-maker harktu Apr 24 2020 10 the best
10 the best
product-maker d3n1s Jan 18 2020 9 excellent
Didn't know @Paulnx, thanks for sharing. ;) This applet is really very complete and flexible, now I understand the term you used (Swiss army knife), a shame it was abandoned and some of the functions don't work ... Window Title suits me perfectly well, but I confess that I would love to have the possibility of interacting with mouse gestures, to minimize, maximize, restore and close windows! :)
product-maker d3xt3r Jan 12 2020 9 excellent
@Psifidotos, congratulations on your great work, you're so talented at what you do, I'd like to share with you some feature ideas you'd like to see in future versions of the Window Title Applet: 1. Interaction with mouse commands, being possible to perform actions to maximize, minimize, restore and close the focus window, the commands could be configurable, the default could be, scrolling forward maximizes the window, scrool backwards, minimize, double left click, restore, middle button, close. By default the entire applet area would be sensitive to mouse commands, there could also be an option to set the length (px) of the sensitive area. 2. When the option to show the icon is active, left-clicking on the icon would make it interesting to see the traditional options menu (minimize, maximize/restore, more actions, close), as it is currently done by clicking on the icon, application window icon, another possibility would be to access these options by clicking on the text of the window title and application name. 3. Option to configure an icon, custom text, or fetch from the system the image and username when the Plasma desktop is displayed.
product-maker mmastriani Jan 01 2020 9 excellent
9 excellent
product-maker birillo78 Oct 20 2019 10 the best
10 the best
product-maker rokre22 Jul 26 2019 10 the best
10 the best
product-maker watsoncl Jul 23 2019 9 excellent
9 excellent
product-maker palacio Jul 13 2019 10 the best
10 it is excellent doing its job and is very configurable
product-maker giuliv Jul 12 2019 8 great
8 great
product-maker no1cares May 31 2019 9 excellent
9 excellent
product-maker ferchoj May 14 2019 10 the best
Greath!
product-maker volt4ire Apr 25 2019 9 excellent
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product-maker radwulf Apr 16 2019 9 excellent
+ Thanks. Is it possible to get 'Title' to act as 'hide activity information', that is not to display, if you're displaying application title and window title in different widgets and they both have the same text? For example, I can start Lollypop and both application name (from Window Active Control) and title name (from Window Title Applet) show Lollypop until I start playing a song whereas Title shifts to the artist. I would prefer title to not display until a song is played so it doesn't duplicate.
product-maker rogoz208 Mar 25 2019 9 excellent
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product-maker Cybernix Mar 24 2019 9 excellent
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product-maker ivanlechat90 Feb 22 2019 9 excellent
+ Amazing and highly needed along with the Global menu by default!
product-maker zayronXIO Feb 12 2019 9 excellent
+ bery job
product-maker TaurohtaR Feb 12 2019 9 excellent
Thank you. Great applet for active window replacement with standart global menu MIssing some configuration like choosing fonts or icon when there is no one, but still good replacement.
product-maker m0ji Feb 05 2019 9 excellent
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product-maker domryba Jan 12 2019 9 excellent
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product-maker mystress Dec 22 2018 9 excellent
+Love your addons, thank you!
product-maker malteketelsen Dec 09 2018 9 excellent
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product-maker michaldybczak Nov 25 2018 9 excellent
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product-maker jnuutinen Nov 18 2018 9 excellent
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product-maker HondaCRZ Nov 14 2018 9 excellent
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product-maker vicko Nov 13 2018 9 excellent
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product-maker marianarlt Nov 12 2018 9 excellent
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product-maker darzki Nov 12 2018 9 excellent
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