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Before upgrade to 13.04 when I selected an application icon in the Unity Bar the desktop changed to the workspace in wich that app window was?

Now I can't do it. How can I enable this option again?

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I think this may have to do with the workspace switcher being switched off by default now. To re-enable it pop into:

System Settings -> Appearance -> Select the 'Behaviour' Tab -> tick the 'Enable workspaces' box

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The workspace switcher should now reappear on the Unity bar

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I have the workspace switcher already enabled. The workspace switcher works an I can switch between them. Is just by clicking in the icon of an active program that the workspaces don't switch. – francadaval Apr 30 '13 at 15:06
I misunderstood, my apologies. From my experience, if windows are not maximised sometime they ignore the clicks because there may be a slight overlap between workspaces. Does the switcher function work? (Alt-tab by default). If you can select windows that way it would be a start. Also, do you have CCSM installed? in 'general options -> focus & raise behaviour' the option 'click to focus' should be checked. – Victor9098 Apr 30 '13 at 15:25
Alt+Tab neither works and 'click on focus' is checked – francadaval Apr 30 '13 at 15:33
Maybe try and reset Unity to its default settings then? The easiest way would be to install unity-tweak-tool. After that open a terminal and run the command [unity-tweak-tool --reset-unity] – Victor9098 Apr 30 '13 at 15:37
Tried this: sudo unity-tweak-tool --reset-unity as suggested by @Victor9098, but hanged halfway through with errors. Think my system was broke somewhere. So I uninstalled and reinstalled unity using SYNAPTIC PACKAGE MANAGER.. starting switching apps ok... Thanks – pst007x May 9 '13 at 21:02

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