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Combination Ctrl+Alt+Del in Windows calls Task manager. You can see running processes and kill any task. Is there anything like this in Ubuntu? Thanks in advance

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marked as duplicate by Radu Rădeanu, Eliah Kagan, Luis Alvarado Aug 8 '13 at 9:50

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You can go: System—>Preferences –> keyboard Shortcuts

And add a keystroke shortcut to the gnome-system-monitor.

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