Welcome to this special page, where you can find howtos or guides to add some special apps or effects. The list will continue growing. Feedback and more howtos are welcomed!
Skippy-XD (Exposé like behaviour)
A nice tool for replacing the taskbar that exposes all windows in a handy mosaic and choose with a single click. Read it.
Compton (shadow effects and more)
Lightweight compositor for Linux that gives you drop shadows, fading and transparency effects. Read it.
Aero snap (window to the edge)
AeroSnap is a feature of some window managers to anchor the windows to the screen edges. Read it.
Clock (customized watch)
Customize the way your clock looks, and make your panel show whatever you want. Read it.
Actions (custom right-click menus)
Extend the file manager functionalitites using scripts to handle any kind of file mimetype. Read it.
Compose Key (write any foreign character)
Use any language character using a keyboard with missing keys. Read it.
3D Desktop (a Compiz-like cube)
Transform your screen in a spectacualr multiple desktop 3-dimensional cube. Read it.