mate-session-properties man page

mate-session-properties — Configure applications to start on login.


The mate-session-properties program enables the users to configure what applications should be started on login, in addition to the default startup applications configured on the system.

It also proposes an interface to save a snapshot of the currently running applications so that they can automatically be restored to their current state on your next MATE session.


X display to use.
Output version information and exit.
-?, -h, --help
Print standard command line options.
Print all command line options.


Should you encounter any bugs, they may be reported at



This Manual page was originally written for gnome-session by

Vincent Untz <vuntz@gnome.org> (2009-2010)

It has been updated for the MATE Desktop Environment by

Adam Erdman <hekel@archlinux.info> (2014)

See Also

Further information may also be available at: http://wiki.mate-desktop.org/docs

mate-session(1), mate-session-save(1), mate-wm(1)

Referenced By

mate-session(1), mate-session-save(1), mate-wm(1).

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MATE Desktop Environment 11 February 2014