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How do I disable the orange resizing of windows when I put them up against the edge of the screen?

Ubuntu 11.10 with Unity. How do I disable the orange resizing of windows when I put then up against the edge of the screen. -And instead move then to another workspace next that edge? I have tried ...
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Keyboard shortcuts for windows [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What are Unity’s keyboard and mouse shortcuts? What are the keyboard shortcuts to minimize, maximize, and close windows on Ubuntu 12.04 using Unity? Alt-F4 to close the ...
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Is there a shortcut key for accessing the menu bar? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Keyboard shortcuts in Unity? Is there a shortcut key for accessing the menu bar of an application? (Not Ubuntu's menu.) I tried Alt and F10, but no luck. I don't want to ...
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How to minimize a fullscreen app?

I would like to be able to minimize fullscreen applications using Alt-Tab, like on Windows. It is irritating that I can't do it, because when I am playing a game and I have a message in skype, I ...
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Any new keyboard shortcuts in 11.10?

I have just installed the new version of ubuntu 11.10, called "Oneiric Ocelot", but i dont see any new shortcuts to help improvement between desktops and applications. I have try Alt+Tab, ...
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How to navigate and launch installed applications? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What are Unity's keyboard and mouse shortcuts? How can I configure Unity? How do you navigate and select via keyboard installed applications in Unity? Previously, ...
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How to have multiple instances of the same program in unity?

You see, if you have an application in the sidebar not running, you click on it and it runs. Good. Now if you have it running, you click on it and it shows you the already open one. I discovered that ...
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App that enables hotkeys to half-screen a window?

On windows I can hold down the Windows key and press Left to make my current window take up the left half of the screen. Is there a similar app for Ubuntu?
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How to reorder tray icons? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is it possible to change the order of icons in the indicator applet? Using 11.04 beta. I see that you can no longer right-click and unlock|move tray icons. Is there a ...
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Expo and Workspace shortcut Super + S not working

It says here and here that the keyboard shortcut for expo mode of all windows, while zooming out on workspaces, is Super+S. However, when I push the command it just zooms out the workspaces; it does ...
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How do I quickly access the Unity Launcher?

Quite a basic question: I've noticed that to show the launcher when it's hidden that I have to move the mouse to the top left of the screen, rather than simply move the mouse to the left edge of the ...
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Downgrade from 13.04 to 12.04 [duplicate]

I own an HP 2000 laptop. It did not come with a recovery CD, only a recovery partition that I destroyed when I first installed 12.04. I could not get the computer to recognize any CD at that point in ...
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Unity 2D documentation?

Is there any documentation for Unity 2D? The only settings available seem to be buried in gconf and are a bit cryptic.
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How to move windows around and between screens? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Unity keyboard/mouse shortcuts On MS Windows we can use Super + Arrow to move a window to the right and the left of the screen, maximize, minimize and even move it to ...
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When you type out an application name, do you need to click on one of the suggestions using your mouse?

I am deciding to download Ubuntu. I have a small question about its UI. When you type out an application name, do you need to click on one of the suggestions using your mouse? or can you just press ...

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