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Going back to standard scrollbars on Unity [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I disable overlay scrollbars? I am running xfce4 on a fairly normal 12.04 upgraded-from-11.10 install. I really do not like the scroll bars. They are hard to ...
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Disable the overlay scrollbar ubuntu 12.04 [duplicate]

I have just installed the ubuntu on my machine, I heard every thing is possible with linux, I found the scrollbar is very complex, and hard to use, Is there is any way to disable it? and put it as ...
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How do I get a different type of scrollbars in 12.04? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I disable overlay scrollbars? By default 12.04 uses overlay scroll bars that are too difficult to click and make it harder to see my relative position, and every ...
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How do I completely remove overlay scrollbars in 11.04? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I disable overlay scrollbars? I'm using the "classic" GNOME desktop with 11.04, and my scrollbars are a fancy tiny line that you must hover over to get a popup ...
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Disable or remove overlay scrollbars in Ubuntu? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I disable overlay scrollbars? For months I've tried the overlay scrollbars which I think is a fair test and found that, while they are a good idea in principle, ...
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revert back to old style slidebars to get rid of the transparent slidebars [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I disable overlay scrollbars? Sorry not sure if this is the right place to post this. I'm trying to get rid of these annoying transparent slide bars i want the ...
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Autohiding scroll bar button [duplicate]

I'm not comfortable with autohiding auto-sliding scroll bar button in some gnome based applications (like gedit). Is there any way to restore a normal scroll bar? similar to one in KDE applications ...
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How to change the scroll bar style in Unity? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I disable overlay scrollbars? I don't feel Unity overlay scroll bar is comfortable. What should I do in order to get the old-style scroll bar. Please don't ...
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tiny scrollbars are difficult… and dangerous! [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I disable overlay scrollbars? In ubuntu 12.04, the scrollbars on windows are super narrow. This makes trying to grab the resize boundary at the right edge of a ...
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Is there a way to blacklist an individual application from using overlay-scrollbars?

I am having problems with some programs when using overlay-scrollbars, mainly Code::Blocks and Eclipse. I've found several ways of disabling the overlay scrollbars completely, for all applications, ...
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How do I create a file?

I'm following instructions about Installing and setting TFTPD in Ubuntu. It asks to Create /etc/xinetd.d/tftp and put this entry: service tftp { protocol = udp port = 69 ...
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What is the rationale of the tiny floatable scrolling bar in 12.04?

I wonder what the rationale of the tiny floatable scrolling bar is in 12.04? Does anyone feel any convenience and inconvenience about it compared to the original typical scrolling bar? Often with ...
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How to change strange kde scrollbars?

From a fresh Ubuntu 12.04 install I tried multiple desktops, and settled on KDE. One problem I have with it is how scrollbars are displayed in Thunderbird: In Gimp, Dolphin, Firefox there are ...

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