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How can I save the applications and workspaces they are in so that after a reboot, the same workspaces exist with the same programs/files open in them?

How can I save the applications and workspaces they are in so that after a reboot, the same workspacesin the same positions with the same programs/files open in them? Is this perhaps called a session? Actually, it would be useful to be able to save and open "sessions" without having to reboot. I'm using Fedora 28 with Gnome 3.28.2. Gnome is so polished it seems like this would be a built-in feature, but I haven't found it.

A similar question was asked here https://ask.fedoraproject.org/en/question/91781/how-to-save-the-session-on-logout/ but does not have an answer.

This website https://unix.stackexchange.com/questions/13725/how-to-save-a-gnome-3-session mentions a gnome settings key that would do it, but I didn't find a similar key on my machine using gsettings from the command line and looking through the schema for an appropriate name and then its keys.

I found a script on this website, but that is a few years old and I would prefer a "native" method if one exists.

On this website, https://www.howtogeek.com/203952/how-to-automatically-remember-running-applications-from-your-last-session-in-ubuntu-14.04/, a method is discussed using a deconf editor. I'd rather not install more software but if there is no other method, I'll try this.

How can I save the applications and workspaces they are in so that after a reboot, the same workspaces exist with the same programs/files open in them?

How can I save the applications and workspaces they are in so that after a reboot, the same workspacesin the same positions with the same programs/files open in them? Is this perhaps called a session? Actually, it would be useful to be able to save and open "sessions" without having to reboot. I'm using Fedora 28 with Gnome 3.28.2. Gnome is so polished it seems like this would be a built-in feature, but I haven't found it.

A similar question was asked here https://ask.fedoraproject.org/en/question/91781/how-to-save-the-session-on-logout/ but does not have an answer.

This website https://unix.stackexchange.com/questions/13725/how-to-save-a-gnome-3-session mentions a gnome settings key that would do it, but I didn't find a similar key on my machine using gsettings from the command line and looking through the schema for an appropriate name and then its keys.

I found a script on this website, http://blog.thewebsitepeople.org/2013/07/gnome-session-save-and-restore/, but that is a few years old and I would prefer a "native" method if one exists.

On this website, https://www.howtogeek.com/203952/how-to-automatically-remember-running-applications-from-your-last-session-in-ubuntu-14.04/, a method is discussed using a deconf editor. I'd rather not install more software but if there is no other method, I'll try this.