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My problem is that It regularly happens that I click on the wrong icon into the ubuntu launcher and then an application is started that I don't want. Is there a way to increase the time that I have to click on an icon to start an application using the unity launcher ? Ubuntu 12.04 64 bits

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Interesting question, I don't think that there is already a small delay, though, it just accepts you mouse clicks... –  hakermania Aug 23 '12 at 11:50
Take mouse cursor on the icon, and wait a while, the icon backgound will bright, you can identify using it. Or use dash, press super key and type the application name. –  Web-E Aug 23 '12 at 11:51

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