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Reinstate window snapping feature after reverting to Gnome Classic

I have uninstalled Compiz and expected that window snapping would start working again as per Unity default. But it does not. How do I reenable window snapping?

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marked as duplicate by Bruno Pereira, Jorge Castro, htorque, Takkat, fossfreedom Jan 15 '12 at 21:04

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Window snapping is enabled by a Compiz extension: the Grid Plugin. You cannot use window snapping without the Grid Plugin, and you cannot use the Grid Plugin without Compiz.

CompizConfig screenshot showing plugin

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This answer on a related question seems to indicate that Compiz is required in order to use window snapping in Unity.

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