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i lost the gear icon in Unity panel while trying to change icon themes. the icon appears in ubuntu-mono-light and in some added themes. i reinstalled ubuntu desktop and unity but no success. is it an installation issue?is there any way to edit the panel to suit with icon size?

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Choose radiance theme in appearance and restart your pc.

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it worked, now the problem is that the icon is visible only with very few icon themes. – shashikasaragodu Nov 18 '13 at 15:51
if it works,plz select my answer as correct one. – Avinash Raj Nov 18 '13 at 15:55
remove Myunity if it was already installed,then change the theme to radiance and restart your pc. – Avinash Raj Nov 18 '13 at 16:02
thank you. i changed to radiance,icon theme. only ubuntu-mono icon theme brings back the gear. no other themes work. i am unable to customize the icon theme.i did not install myunity. – shashikasaragodu Nov 23 '13 at 3:20

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