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I changed the resolution on one of my 13.04 dual monitors, and now I lost Unity, and icons. Is there any trick to getting it back?

I am sort of stuck. I had the same problem earlier, and ended up having to re-install. I really want to avoid re-installing again. Any help would be appreciated.

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Have you tried changing the resolution back? Try hitting Win key and typing Display + enter. – mreq May 6 '13 at 19:21

Use Ctrl+Alt+F4 to get a console window. Run unity from the prompt. Ctrl+Alt+F7 should take you back to your Unity desktop with icons and menus.

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Before you can run Unity you'll have to set your DISPLAY variable with the command export DISPLAY=:0. – Seth May 25 '13 at 1:11

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