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There are already a number of lenses under development. Will the search results for these lenses be included in the main unity dashboard search?

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Third party lenses can control whether their results are included in the main dashboard search by ShowGlobal & ShowEntry keys in the .place file for the lens. There doesn't currently appear to be a UI option for setting this.

See https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Unity/Lenses#Registration for information about the .place file.

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