LXPANEL(1) http://LXDE.org LXPANEL(1)

lxpanelctl - controller for lxpanel.

lxpanelctl {command}

This manual page documents briefly the lxpanelctl command.

lxpanelctl is a program that controls lxpanel.


Show the system menu.


Show the run dialog.


Show the panel configuration dialog. If more than one panel is configured, it is undefined which panel configuration dialog will be shown.


Restart lxpanel.


Exit lxpanel.

command [--panel=[N:]edge] plugin command

Send a command to a plugin. Optionally monitor number N (in range 1 to 8) and edge (left, right, top or bottom) can be set, otherwise command will be send to first plugin found in any panel.

lxpanel (1).

This manual page was written by paulliu grandpaul@gmail.com for the Debian system (but may be used by others). Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU General Public License, Version 2 any later version published by the Free Software Foundation.

On Debian systems, the complete text of the GNU General Public License can be found in /usr/share/common-licenses/GPL-2.

Updated by Andriy Grytsenko (LStranger).

Ying-Chun Liu


Copyright © 2008 paulliu
Copyright © 2016 LStranger

March, 2016 http://LXDE.org