How do I remove the video lens in Unity 12.04?
Its relatively straightforward to remove the video lens.
From a terminal:
Alternatively, from the software center just search for
Finally - logout and login.
As it turns out, I turned the renaming lense folders into a small project that I made into a PPA. It's located here if you want to try it out. You have to log-out and log-in after you apply the changes.
It works fine for me. Leaving the rest of the answer for historical purposes.
Interesting question I wondered about, but never asked.
Substitute video or any other lense name to disable other lenses.
Lenses are stored in
Works for me with no crashes.
To revert the change simply:
Doing it this way is useful for just temporarily disabling a lense if you're going to take screenshots for example. The other method is a cleaner more permanent solution.