2013-07-28 18:02

To disable xfce panel and/or Thunar from starting in XFCE:

  1. Start a clean xfce session with no application started
  2. Open XFCE settings manager > Session and Startup > Session tab
  3. Set “Never” in front of xfce4-panel and Thunar
  4. Click Save Session
  5. Logout and login again to test

EDIT 2014-04-27: You can also edit /etc/xdg/xfce4/xfconf/xfce-perchannel-xml/xfce4-session.xml

To remove Thunar daemon : Remove the Client3* properties for Thunar, then replace Client4 by Client3 and update the Count property from 5 to 4.
Then restart your session.

2013-07-28 18:02 · Tags: