Provided by: xdo_0.5.2-1_amd64
xdo - Perform actions on windows
xdo ACTION [OPTIONS] [WID ...]
Apply the given action to the given windows. If no window IDs and no options are given, the action applies to the focused window.
close Close the window. kill Kill the client. hide Unmap the window. show Map the window. raise Raise the window. lower Lower the window. below Put the window below the target (see -t). above Put the window above the target (see -t). move Move the window. resize Resize the window. activate Activate the window. id Print the window’s ID. pid Print the window’s pid. key Simulate a key press/release event. button Simulate a button press/release event. -h Print the synopsis and exit. -v Print the version and exit.
When options are provided, the action applies to all the children of the root window that match the comparisons implied by the options in relation to the focused window. -r Distinct ID. -c Same class. -C Distinct class. -d Same desktop. -D Distinct desktop. -n INSTANCE_NAME The window has the given instance name. -N CLASS_NAME The window has the given class name. -a WM_NAME The window has the given wm name. -t WID The target window for the below and above actions. -p PID The window has the given pid. -k CODE Use the given code for the key and button actions. -x [±]PIXELS Window x coordinate (or delta) for the move action. -y [±]PIXELS Window y coordinate (or delta) for the move action. -w [±]PIXELS Window width (or delta) for the resize action. -h [±]PIXELS Window height (or delta) for the resize action. -s Handle symbolic desktop numbers.
Close the focused window: xdo close Close all the windows having the same class as the focused window: xdo close -c Hide all the windows of the current desktop except the focused window: xdo hide -dr Activate the window which ID is 0x00800109: xdo activate 0x00800109 Send fake key press/release events with keycode 24 to the focused window: xdo key -k 24