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I fat fingered a short-cut in Thunderbird and now the colours of all my application windows are inverted. I'm not sure what combination I hit (I was trying for Alt-1). How do I get my colour scheme back to normal?

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This happens with Compiz. Typically when you press either Super + N or Super + M Try pressing either of these combinations to de-negatize the desktop.

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Awesome, thanks. –  Robert Gowland Oct 18 '10 at 15:23
+1 for "de-negatize". –  Hello71 Oct 18 '10 at 23:16

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