- wm state window ?newstate?
is specified, the window
will be set to the new state, otherwise it returns the current state of window
: either normal
, or (Windows only) zoomed
. The difference between iconic
is that iconic
refers to a window that has been iconified (e.g., with the wm iconify
command) while icon
refers to a window whose only purpose is to serve as the icon for some other window (via the wm iconwindow
command). The icon
state cannot be set by this command.