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I just cleanly installed Ubuntu 11.10 (with new, clean home folder)

The Super key no longer calls up the dash. Was this behaviour changed since the previous release?

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Check the settings for Unity:

And double check that the keyboard shortcut for Unity is set:

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I have no idea why this would make a difference, or if it is just a coincidence but, using the "Additional Drivers" tool I switched video drivers back to the "recommended current nVidia" and everything works fine. This problem has plagued a machine for months, and after the switch it is working 100%.

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