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I am a new Ubuntu user. I just installed 12.04. To get Chrome on the Launcher, I clicked the BFB and searched for Chrome, then dragged that icon to the Launcher. However, when I run Chrome, it creates a second icon for the running chrome. Creating a second window creates a second triangle under the second Chrome icon, with the first icon not doing anything. It is also apparently not locked to the launcher and I can't remove it. Does anybody know how to remove the first icon? I have locked the second icon to the launcher and it seems to be working fine, but I don't want two icons.

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I think this is a bug.

Try the following:

unity --reset-icons

The above command will reset the icons the way they were when you first installed Ubuntu.

or type:

gksu gedit /usr/share/applications/nautilus-home.desktop

and remove the following line:


I hope this helps.

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Good idea, but.. didn't work. Found this while Googling... –  JamesTheAwesomeDude Jul 4 '13 at 2:13

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