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Is there any way for me to force a brand new terminal to open upon starting up Ubuntu? I'd like to just get going in a new terminal every time I restart without having to click and open it.

I've poked around in the Startup Applications Preferences to try and get it to become a designated startup program, but I wasn't sure where the terminal is as an actual installed program on my hard drive (if it even is).

Any help would be appreciated!

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To do this just add a new start up application with the following command:


Thats it!

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Works perfectly! Thanks a lot. – Nick Van Hoogenstyn Mar 24 '11 at 2:08

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