The tag has no wiki summary.

learn more… | top users | synonyms

4
votes
2answers
331 views

How to create a rotation animation using shell script?

I looking for a script that creates a rotating animation using character /,-, | and \. If you continuously switch between these characters it would look like its rotating. How to make this?
1
vote
1answer
34 views

QML Blinking animation

I need a blinking animation for an icon, I did this so far: Icon{ id: bigLike name: "like" color: "white" opacity: 0 ...
0
votes
0answers
16 views

Ubuntu 14.10 Unity panel icons animations do not work

I cannot get to work unity panel animations for icons. All of them are enabled at Unity Tweak but still nothing neither launch animations or notice. Any clue how debug this issue ? Distributor ID: ...
2
votes
1answer
85 views

CompizConfig : Fire animation not found even after install compiz-extras

I am using ubuntu 14.04 on my pc and I have installed the necessary compiz plugins to get animations running such as compiz-plugins-extra,compiz-plugins, but I am unable to find 'Fire' animation for ...
0
votes
0answers
229 views

Screen tearing on KDE with NVidia drivers

I get major screen tearing with desktop animations, I have tried fixes for similar problems, and I've seen multiple unanswered questions exactly stating my issue to the decimal, with very very few ...
1
vote
1answer
33 views

How do I know if Ubuntu installed completely?

It seems that Ubuntu has been acting sluggish and some of the animations are off, amongst other annoyances. I've installed it a while ago and I've done all my fixes to the brightness and restart and ...
0
votes
1answer
391 views

Any whiteboard animation software for Ubuntu or Linux?

Is there any standalone easy-to-use whiteboard animation software like EasySketch Pro 2, Explaindio or VideomakerFX for Ubuntu or Linux in general? Else, how can one achieve something like ...
0
votes
0answers
20 views

Kubuntu animations work at first, then seem broken

Ok, so I have a very powerful gaming PC, I have installed Ubuntu and Kubuntu alongside my windows installation. Now here's my problem. Kubuntu runs very very well on my PC, I have 16 gigs of ram, and ...
1
vote
1answer
1k views

Fixing boot animation for 14.04

So I have a clean install of 14.04 lts, and I've installed my nvidia proprietary driver. The boot animation now is just white text on a pink screen and . . . . (4 dots), I don't know why this changed. ...
0
votes
1answer
139 views

How to add a Custom Openshot Blender Template?

After Creating the appropriate files and structure as listed ./blender/custom.xml ./blender/blend/custom.blend ./blender/scripts/custom.py ./blender/icons/custom.png and placed in the location ...
1
vote
1answer
16 views

Is movie gear avilable for Ubuntu?

Back in windows I have used Movie gear to crate GIF files. I would like to know wheather it is availble in Ubuntu. If not please list out similar softwares.
0
votes
0answers
171 views

Compiz - Change Magic Lamp minimize direction to be from the side of the window

The (non-wavy) magic lamp effect looks great, however, it always starts the animation from the top of bottom of the window making it minimize up or down and towards the launcher. Is it possible for ...
5
votes
1answer
5k views

Compiz extra animations download Ubuntu 14.04 not working ( burning animations ETC) [duplicate]

I have installed ubuntu 14.04 on my Dell Latitude yesterday. I wanted some cool window animations so I installed Compiz and also (at least, that is what I have tried to do), installed the extra ...
1
vote
0answers
17 views

A good program for only text animation [duplicate]

Is there a good program for text animation, like aftereffects? I would like to create some animations like this: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p5_WkM7S5U0 or ...
7
votes
1answer
2k views

Is there a pdf reader that displays animations?

I'm creating a presentation and need to include some animations. I placed the animation in the pdf file using Beamer (after storing the animation in a bunch of png files). Now, when I open the file on ...
2
votes
0answers
238 views

Puzzle Game QML GridView Animation Problems

I've been working on a puzzle game for Ubuntu Touch and I'm facing some issues with animations. The problem seems to occurs when GridView animations (add, move, remove...) play too fast. Something ...
1
vote
1answer
1k views

How to disable unity window open/close animation? (No third party software)

I am wondering how I can disable the maximize/minimize animation for ubuntu 13.10. I know there are other questions like this, but they are either directed to different ubuntu types, (Kubuntu, etc) or ...
0
votes
1answer
191 views

Why there is no close animation for windows in Gnome 3.8

Recently I installed Gnome Ubuntu 13.04 on my XPS 13. Everything works just fine instead there is no close windows animation like those in unity or kde. Is that a problem of hardware compatibility?
3
votes
1answer
161 views

Gimp (GAP) on Ubuntu 10.04 [closed]

There's a picture of what comes up. This comes up every time I try to extract videorange. I've tried .mp4, .MPG, and .flv files and it says the same thing each time. I looked it up on youtube, and ...
1
vote
1answer
701 views

Disable animations when opening applications

I'm very new to ubuntu and currently have 13.04 running but have so far really enjoyed my experience. A couple of days ago I installed 'Docky' as I prefer to have my shortcuts at the bottom of the ...
1
vote
0answers
30 views

Can you add extra animations for the Compiz manager animations editor? [duplicate]

I started playing around with the compiz manager animations bit, but they're quite boring. I wondered if there are any I can download and if so where from? I'm using Ubuntu 12.04 LTS
1
vote
1answer
218 views

Can I change the window-switching animation without CCSM?

I want to use the coverflow animation during window switching between applications. I am very reluctant to use Compiz (with CCSM, to be specific) because it makes Ubuntu too slow. I don't want any of ...
11
votes
2answers
3k views

How to disable animations in Ubuntu 13.04

I updated to 13.04 few days ago. After that when I switch windows with Alt+TAB, press windows key call the dash window, or switch workspace, there's always a 5 secs delay I can't do anything. Maybe ...
5
votes
2answers
2k views

Which free software can you use to create rotating 3D Spacefill models of molecules in .gif format?

An example of what I'm talking about is this animation from Wikipedia. I am running 32 bit 12.10 if it is relevant. Please describe step-by-step, with pictures (screenshots with the appropriate areas ...
2
votes
1answer
156 views

Where are Nautilus loading animation icons located?

When Nautilus is loading a folder or searching for a file, there's an animation like this: How can I change it to gnome-spinner (Humanity process-working)? I’ve searched all animation directories ...
1
vote
1answer
284 views

How to prevent animation during Compiz viewport switching?

I want to turn off animation of windows appearing and disappearing when switching between Compiz viewports. I've tried to turn this animation off by the setting-changes listed in a bullet list below. ...
2
votes
0answers
143 views

How can CCSM's “Show Desktop” animation be made quicker?

In CCSM, under General Options, Key Bindings, there is a "Show Desktop" action. I use it quite often but the animation is too slow for me. Is there a way to speed it up (or turn it off)?
0
votes
1answer
305 views

compiz config effects having some problems on 12.10?

When I enable wobbly windows,the desktop doesn't work right like on 12.04. The workspace is glitchy when you grab a window and that is distorted when you don't close the window. The right click also ...
1
vote
1answer
128 views

How to change unity launch application to wiggle?

Is there any easy way to use the wiggle animation (which is used to indicate urgent program) as the animation for launching application instead of the pulsing way?
0
votes
1answer
101 views

Ubuntu Screenshot Window Class

I would like to know the class for the "thing" that pops up when you take a screen shot using the default screen capture utility in Ubuntu 12.04. When I do a full screen capture it lags a lot because ...
2
votes
1answer
64 views

Safari style animations

Anybody know if it's possible to get mac book style animations on ubuntu? Specifically the back, forward, and exit tab animations.
5
votes
2answers
3k views

How to change the level of animation in Ubuntu 12.10?

In Ubuntu 10.04 there was a special option, which provided you an ability to change an animation level in one click. But it doesn't exist in Ubuntu 12.04 and 12.10. Which parameters I should change ...
-1
votes
1answer
1k views

Animations in Ubuntu 12.10 like in Ubuntu 9 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I configure Unity? I recently installed Ubuntu 12.10. Previously I was using Ubuntu 9. This release has a nice UI makeover, but I no longer could use the awesome ...
0
votes
1answer
1k views

Acer Aspire V5-431 drivers for 12.10

I installed Ubuntu 12.10 in my notebook ACER ASPIRE V5-431, but couldn't find drivers for this. Could anyone please tell me where could I find the drivers? Also, I couldn't find the Appearance ...
4
votes
0answers
503 views

How to Install Compiz Extra Animations Ubuntu 12.10 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I install Compiz extra animations? I tried to install compiz-fusion-plugins-extra to get the burn effect and more animations for Compiz, but the terminal told me ...
1
vote
0answers
87 views

Flash animations doesn't work [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I fix Flash issues? I have a following problem: I have Ubuntu 12.04 installed on my Athlon 1800+ + 1 GB RAM + Nvidia Geforce4 MMX 440 (pretty old configuration) ...
12
votes
5answers
2k views

Minimize window with Docky conflicts with Unity

I'm seeing this unwanted behaviour eversince Unity came to Ubuntu. The Unity's Launcher randomly "steals" the endpoint for the minimizing animations from Docky. In other words, when I click on an icon ...
0
votes
2answers
375 views

How to composite videos and make animations in Ubuntu?

Well, I'm not talking about programs like NukeX, Cinelerra, Jahshaka because they aren't either free or feature rich. I have seen couple of cool videos done on Linux platform, most likely to be ...
2
votes
2answers
676 views

How do I disable fading animation when changing wallpapers?

I'm using 12.04. When I change wallpapers, I don't want to wait for the old wallpaper to fade out and the new one fade in. Is this possible?
1
vote
0answers
297 views

How do I make my desktop look like Windows 7 or 8? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is there an Ubuntu theme available to make it look like Windows 7? I'm wondering if there is a Windows 7 GTK theme to download out there? Or maybe a Windows 8 theme?
1
vote
1answer
359 views

Can I take the expo animation from Cinnamon and use it in unity?

In cinnamon, when you put the cursor into the top-left corner, it invokes expo and there's a lovely little animated effect (sort of a blue ripple). Is there any way I can take this effect and apply it ...
36
votes
5answers
43k views

How to disable all Unity animations?

If it's not possible then maybe just the Dash show/hide animations. I simply find myself waiting for animations which is pointless.
1
vote
0answers
616 views

Why has my Alt + Tab animation changed? [closed]

I'm new to Ubuntu and recently installed it a coupled days ago. When I Alt+Tab, the animation is in a white rectangle with simple icons. I also have this problem with workplace switching. How can I ...
2
votes
4answers
8k views

How to use animations as window effects in Compiz?

I recently installed the compiz-plugins-extra in Ubuntu 12.04, And I have animations add-on enabled, But none of the extra features (such as airplane, dissolve, explode, etc.) work. Is there something ...
2
votes
1answer
1k views

How to disable gnome fallback animations?

Opening an application from the panel starts with fade in and ends with a black square in compiz mode. In 2D-mode launcher on panel starts with border at the edges of the screen, which appears on the ...
1
vote
2answers
3k views

12.04 UI problems

I just distro upgraded to 12.04. I hoped that this time I won't have to suffer a whole night to get everything working, but my hopes were shot down quite quickly. The UI in 12.04 is seriously broken, ...
0
votes
1answer
768 views

Pixel Shader to OpenGL converter

I am running ubuntu 11.10 on my computer and I would like to emulate a wii. I have a wii emulator running successfully on ubuntu, but it requires pixel shader. I am most sure that my graphics card has ...
1
vote
2answers
397 views

No animation options showing in CompizConfig Settings Manager

This is what my "Animations" option looks like in CCSM: It was working fine before. Then I installed Macbuntu, didn't like it and then uninstalled it. After that it hasn't worked. How to get the ...
3
votes
2answers
880 views

Tools for 3D animations, models, skeletons and other animation techniques

I am looking for apps in Ubuntu that I can work to create 3D animations, models and other similar stuff. Similar for example to Maya and 3D Studio in Windows. With which apps can I count on.
16
votes
8answers
2k views

Is there animation software available?

Is there commercial-grade computer animation software available for Ubuntu, similar to the professional software sold for the Windows operating system? This question goes out to those of you who may ...