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Ubuntu 11.04 here.

I have Compiz Fusion Icon. When I choose compiz, to benefit from the effects, my windows title bar disappear.

How can I make it appear, and preserve the effects ?


If I go to Compiz Fusion Icon > Select Windows Manager > Metacity
I got the tittle bar but not the effects.

If I go to Compiz Fusion Icon > Select Windows Manager > Compiz
I got the effects but not the title bar.


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I had similar problem here. Eventually it went right. – Chethan S. Apr 29 '11 at 17:33
@Chethan - me too. Before doing this upgrade (that as make me reconfigure a lot of things) I had it working. But I never knew why. Because I never knew why, I knew that, if it happen again, I will not know what to do. And there's exactly were I am. :) I hope someone could explain this properly so that this don't happen again. – MEM Apr 29 '11 at 17:40
up vote 4 down vote accepted

Go to:

CompizConfig Settings Manager > Effects

Make SURE Window Decoration is checked.

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