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I'm running 11.10. I was on my computer today and I wanted to launch unity dash. But I pressed the superkey (Windows Key) and nothing happened. I pressed the ''Dash Home'' button but still nothing. What am I going to do? I need dash as it is useful.

Pls help!

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Try pressing Ctrl + Alt + T, if a terminal appears type unity --replace. If that doesn't work try unity --reset and if that doesn't work either try sudo apt-get install --reinstall unity.

If Ctrl + Alt + T doesn't open a terminal try Ctrl + Alt + F1. To switch back to the graphical interface press Ctrl + Alt + F7.

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Cool. The unity reset one worked, and it's fine. Thanks for your help. – horIzoN Dec 5 '12 at 16:16
Why don't you accept it as the correct answer then to help others with a similar problem? – To Do Dec 5 '12 at 16:24

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