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I'm using Gnome-shell in Ubuntu 11.10, and I love the layout but when I add an application to the favourites panel on the left side, it shoves it at the bottom and I like to arrange them around on the bar.

I tried left clicking, holding down, right clicking, after about a minute I found out, that I had to hold down the scroll wheel to move them, but it's so damn tricky, sometimes it works and sometimes it just does nothing, is it actually the scroll wheel I need to be holding down? or is there another mouse button I need too? I've only successfully managed to move an icon twice, other times I sat down holding down the scroll wheel forever just trying to move an icon, why does it have to be like this?

Please help!

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Click with the left mouse button, drag a bit to the right, find the spot you want to rearrange it to and leave the mouse button

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Dont mind the blue, its caused by the screencast tool

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I assume you're using Gnome-Shell: Klick and hold the icon you want to move and, pull it out to the right and place it at the the position you like. That's it.

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