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I'd like to change the way Unity selects apps for the application lens from "Most recent" to "Most frequent" but I can find no way to do this. What to do? I'm using Ubuntu 12.10

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You cannot do so without changing the source code. Ubuntu, till now, does not provide any option to change this behaviour.

However, this link can be of some help: How to remove “frequently used programs” from menu dash?

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