xfdashboard 0.4.0 recently released, provides a GNOME shell dashboard like interface for use with Xfce desktop. It can be configured to run to any keyboard shortcut and when executed provides an overview of applications currently open enabling the user to switch between different applications. The search feature works like Xfce’s app finder which makes it convenient to search for and start applications. xfdashboard 0.4.0 changelog New features: Effects. The theme description file can have a new line “Effects=…” with a semi-colon separated list of XML files describing the effects.