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I was removing all of the Unity web result lenses, and somehow I've now got no local app results. This is what I did to remove them:

sudo apt-get purge unity-lens-music
sudo apt-get purge unity-lens-applications
sudo apt-get purge unity-lens-shopping

What should I do to get back my local apps without recommendations?

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sudo apt-get install unity-lens-applications

To restore Applications Lens

To turn off software recommendations, use UnSettings


Just turn off the "Apps for download" switcher.

Unsettings download page.

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Ok thanx I get that But will that in turn re-activate the software center reccomendations? – Bellini Mar 19 '14 at 8:23
It will. See updated answer for instructions on how to disable them. – Danatela Mar 19 '14 at 8:31
And where do I get this unsettings? – Bellini Mar 19 '14 at 8:57
Well in case it's not Obvious to some people,@Danatela I really appreciate your help. – Bellini Mar 19 '14 at 12:14

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