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I minimized my terminal after doing a repo sync.

I cant find it on any desktop now! Please help.

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Use the Super+W keyboard shortcut to show a graphical overview of all windows, including the terminal(s); just click on the one you want to bring it up.

(Super key = Win key)

Example:

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Keyboard-only option - Alt+Tab

You can also use the Alt+Tab keyboard shortcut to cycle through all running applications, including minimized ones:

  • Hold Alt and keep pressing Tab to cycle.
  • Release both keys when your chosen terminal is highlighted.
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Reset the Unity:

Press Alt+F2 and run the following command:

unity --reset

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