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-====== Xfce Documentation ======+~~NOTOC~~
-<​note>​The manuals on this website are written of the latest stable release of the module. At this moment this means the manuals apply to Xfce 4.8 and 4.10.</​note>​+====== ​Xfce Docs ======
-<​note ​warning>The documentation on this website is still "work in progress"...</​note>​+<​note>​This website is always [[contribute:​documentation|work in progress]] and meant for the last stable version of the Xfce desktop environment or module, which is 4.12. Go here for [[..:4.10:|4.10]].</​note>​
 ===== Getting Started ===== ===== Getting Started =====
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 [[/​start?​do=index|Sitemap]]\\ [[/​start?​do=index|Sitemap]]\\
 The sitemap of this wiki gives a good overview of the pages available. The sitemap of this wiki gives a good overview of the pages available.
 +[[faq|Frequently Asked Question]]\\
 +Tips and tricks that apply to all Xfce (and GTK+) applications.
 +[[contribute:​|How to contribute]]\\
 +Detailed information for new contributors can be found in this section. A more general introduction can be found at the [[http://​www.xfce.org/​getinvolved|Get Involved]] page on the main website. This section is also the starting point for developers on how to use Git and where to find API documentation.
 ===== Core Modules ===== ===== Core Modules =====
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 [[xfce:​xfce4-panel:​|Panel (xfce4-panel)]]\\ [[xfce:​xfce4-panel:​|Panel (xfce4-panel)]]\\
 Program launchers, window buttons, applications menu, workspace switcher and more. Program launchers, window buttons, applications menu, workspace switcher and more.
 +[[xfce:​xfce4-power-manager:​1.4:​|Power Manager (xfce4-power-manager)]]\\
 +Manages the power sources on the computer and the devices that can be controlled to reduce their power consumption.
 +[[xfce:​xfce4-session:​|Session Manager (xfce4-session)]]\\
 +Save the state of your desktop and restore it on the next startup.
 [[xfce:​xfce4-settings:​|Settings Manager (xfce4-settings)]]\\ [[xfce:​xfce4-settings:​|Settings Manager (xfce4-settings)]]\\
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 [[xfce:​xfwm4:​|Window Manager (xfwm4)]]\\ [[xfce:​xfwm4:​|Window Manager (xfwm4)]]\\
 Handles the placement of windows on the screen. Handles the placement of windows on the screen.
 +[[xfce:​xfconf:​|Configuration Storage System (xfconf)]]\\
 +D-Bus-based configuration storage system.
 ===== Applications ===== ===== Applications =====
-[[apps:​terminal:​|Terminal]]\\+[[apps:​terminal:​|Terminal ​Emulator (xfce4-terminal)]]\\
 Terminal emulator for the Xfce desktop. Terminal emulator for the Xfce desktop.
-[[apps:​ristretto:​|Ristretto]]\\+[[apps:​ristretto:​|Image Viewer (ristretto)]]\\
 Image viewer for the Xfce desktop. Image viewer for the Xfce desktop.
-===== API documentation ===== 
-Library references can be found in the releases: ​[[http://​archive.xfce.org/​src/​xfce/​garcon|garcon]],​ [[http://​archive.xfce.org/​src/​xfce/​exo|exo]], [[http://​archive.xfce.org/​src/​xfce/​libxfce4ui|libxfce4ui]], ​[[http://​archive.xfce.org/​src/​xfce/​libxfce4util|libxfce4util]],​ [[http://​archive.xfce.org/​src/​xfce/​thunar|thunar]], [[http://​archive.xfce.org/​src/​xfce/​xfconf|xfconf]]. They are often also installed by distributions in ''/​usr/​share/​gtk-doc/​html/''​.+[[apps:screenshooter:|Screenshot application (xfce4-screenshooter)]]\\ 
 +Take screenshots of your Xfce desktop. 
 +[[apps:parole:|Media player (parole)]]\\ 
 +Media player for the Xfce desktop.
-===== Get Involved =====+[[apps:​notifyd:​|Notification service (xfce4-notifyd)]]\\ 
 +Notification service for the Xfce desktop.
-[[wiki:documentation|Writing documentation]] ​-- Become a documentation writer or help translating ​the manuals.+===== Panel Plugins ===== 
 +[[apps:​pulseaudio-plugin:|PulseAudio Plugin (xfce4-pulseaudio-plugin)]]\\ 
 +Adjust audio volume and control media players on the Xfce desktop.