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I noticed that the Brasero disk burner doesn't open if I have used it before, and it was still running, but invisible. I have to close it with system monitor and then open it again. I was wondering if there is some bug fix for it.

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Which version of brasero are you using @MadTux? – i08in Mar 17 '13 at 9:21
If you are using Unity and Brasero is still running, then the Brasero icon should show up in the Unity launcher, in which case you can maximize Brasero by clicking on its icon in the Unity launcher. – karel Mar 17 '13 at 11:19
@karel it doesn't show up in the launcher, that's the problem. – MadTux Mar 18 '13 at 8:14
OK, now try this. Browse to /usr/share/applications and look for the Brasero icon (it looks like a silver-colored CD). Drag the Brasero icon into the launcher. Click on the Brasero icon in the launcher. Use Brasero, minimize it, and then click on the Brasero icon in the launcher to maximize it again. Please post a comment reporting your results. – karel Mar 18 '13 at 9:42
I'm at school now, but I'll try it out at home. Thanks. – MadTux Mar 18 '13 at 10:55
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Locking the Brasero icon into the launcher is all I can suggest.

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I have installed Brasero 3.4.1 into Xubuntu 12.04 and everything works well. It could be one of the Brasero plugins, blocking the process by sitting in a hidden dialog. Try following:

completely remove brasero

sudo apt-get --purge remove brasero*  

and you can let it like this and install k3b or install brasero back again

sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install brasero

or use Ubuntu Software center

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Details in this bug report, along with fix.

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