Installed 12.10 from LiveDVD on Dell desktop that ran Ubuntu in original machine. It boots to plain desktop with icons carried over from 12.04, but no Dash or menu and no taskbars. Help!
I had this (wallpaper and icons but nothing else) on my mess-around-with-Linux-and-feel-total-hacker-laptop and tried the
So being a complete noob I skipped that and did the
And it worked, started the UI nicely :)
No clue what happend, but even after few reboots I still get the proper UI and all, so call it fixed.
I am not 100% sure what is going on with your setup, but I would try to reset Unity and Compiz.
Type the following in to a terminal:
If this is an issue with Unity settings that will reset your config to default.
I hope that helps.
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