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[Linux only] Switching from Wayland to

When starting Drovio on linux, you should be prompted with the following message:

Currently, Drovio is supporting only desktops since it uses multiple extensions to deal with screen capture, input management and so on...
If you're seeing this message, it means that you are using a Wayland-based desktop and you will then have to fallback to

In order to switch to

Logout from your current session to reach the display manager screen
Click on the button dedicated to choosing the session type (generally a cog)
Select the 'on Xorg' variant of your desktop environment
Start Drovio to check that the warning message is not showing anymore

Be sure we will do our best to support Wayland in a near future.

Updated on: 09/06/2022

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