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[xubuntu] HOW-TO: Get your clock's text vertical in xfce panel

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http://ubuntuforums.org – Hello all, I had NO luck searching for a solution to my problem on the Internet, but I figured out a solution and wanted to share it. I did this under Xubuntu 11.10. I am not sure if it will apply to other versions, but give it a whirl and report back! The problem: When you use a vertical xfce panel, the clock text is still horizontal, and gets cut off if your panel isn't massively fat. The solution: You must enable a hidden property of the clock called "rotate-vertically." To do this: 1) Go to xfce menu -> Settings -> Settings Editor. 2) Click "xfce4-panel". 3) Cl (Hardware)