3
votes
1answer
201 views

How to remove right click format option to a disk icon in the launcher?

How to remove right click "format" option from a disk icon in the launcher as it can lead to formatting by mistake.
0
votes
2answers
144 views

Can I set the launcher to only be visible when I'm on the desktop?

I'd like to show the Launcher when I am on my desktop and hide it when an application is running. How can I personalize it?
15
votes
1answer
15k views

Creating a .desktop file for a new application

I just installed the lastest version of UGENE. I works fine but in order to use it, I have to enter the following in the terminal: cd ugene-1.11.5/ then execute ./ugene -ui to launch UGENE GUI. This ...
6
votes
3answers
4k views

Change launcher icon opacity/brightness

Is there any way to reduce the opacity/brightness of launcher icons in Ubuntu 12? They are too vivid and colorful, which distracts me a little. Coders will know. It wouldn't bother me if the ...
3
votes
1answer
620 views

How can I remove the “bubble/round square” around the icons and the dash icon?

I know that the texture files for the launcher are in /use/share/unity/5 but I remember the exact files to "erase". I want to make the icons look like windows 7 icons, with no border around them, as ...
2
votes
0answers
4k views

Unable to set my own icon for launcher item in 12.04

I use the Faenza icon collection in Ubuntu 12.04 Unity with no issues. I decided to change my Gimp launcher icon, so I made my own (gimp-ak.png) and added it, and its appropriately sized derivatives, ...
1
vote
1answer
1k views

In terms of the desktop wall what is “edge flipping”?

I'm trying to make the launcher reveal on the bottom using Compiz, but everytime I change the reveal from left to bottom it says... The new value for the edge binding for the action Reveal Mode in ...
8
votes
3answers
7k views

How can I change the background color of the unity launcher?

I really dislike the slight dark-purple tint to the side-launcher bar and shell surrounding the menu after pressing the meta key. How can I set this to another color? There are configure options ...
2
votes
0answers
105 views

How can I set the Unity2D launcher to be always shown? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I configure Unity 2D? Is it possible to have the bar on the left side always on top? I fixed this for Unity 3D, but I'm now using Unity 2D and when a window is ...
3
votes
1answer
223 views

Where is the information about custom launchers in Unity panel? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I edit/create new launcher items in Unity by hand? I have recently pinned my "custom" application to the Unity launcher bar. I'd like to tweak it a bit, add a ...
3
votes
1answer
188 views

How can I change the order of cycling windows in Unity launcher?

When there are multiple instances of the same application running, each with its own window, the Unity launcher shows one icon for all of them. Then you have to click on that icon to go the "first" ...