The Compiz Fusion Icon is a simple indicator applet for starting and controlling Compiz Fusion. Upon launch, it will attempt to start Compiz Fusion automatically. You may need to select a window decorator, if one does not appear.

The options in picture:

  • Settings Manager
  • Emerald Theme Manager
  • Reload Window Manager
    • Reloads the current window manager.
  • Select Window Manager
    • Allows you to switch between window managers.
  • Compiz Options
    • Allows you to enable Indirect Rendering or Loose Binding.
  • Select Window Decorator
    • Allows you to choose which window decorator Compiz uses.
  • Quit
    • Closes the Compiz Fusion Icon, but does not end your Compiz Fusion session.

You can find Compiz Fusion under Applications -> System Tools -> Compiz Fusion Icon. If not installed, run following to install:

sudo apt-get install fusion-icon

Add the indicator into auto-start programs at login, head to System -> Preferences -> Startup Applications and type fusion-icon in add window command box.