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0answers
95 views

How to make my desktop file appear as an application only?

I wrote a desktop file - /usr/share/applications/eclipse.desktop: [Desktop Entry] Encoding=UTF-8 Name=Eclipse Comment=Eclipse IDE Exec=gksudo -k -u root /opt/eclipse/eclipse Icon=eclipse ...
5
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1answer
806 views

How do I make Dash only show installed applications by default?

While it's easy to use the filter in Dash in Ubuntu 12.10 to show only the installed programs (and not offer suggestions), I'd like to make this permanent. As it stands, you have to reset it each time ...
4
votes
1answer
109 views

Can I change from Recent apps to Most frequent apps

I'd like to change the way Unity selects apps for the application lens from "Most recent" to "Most frequent" but I can find no way to do this. What to do? I'm using Ubuntu 12.10
1
vote
1answer
99 views

Dash does not keep source filter beyond a session in 12.10

Is there any way to keep filter settings in the dash beyond a session? For example, in the application lens I want to disable the Software center source in the list of the available apps. I can do ...
1
vote
0answers
61 views

How to disable the activity log for the application lens? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I stop Unity from remembering search history? How to clear search history of application search? Every time when I select application lens or press Super+A it ...
0
votes
1answer
117 views

How to launch ask ubuntu lens?

I have installed ask ubuntu lens on my 12.04 desktop some time back and I could see it in my installed applications from Ubuntu Software centre. But I cannot find it on the dash. How I can launch it ? ...
3
votes
2answers
2k views

Application lens installend but missing in dash

I have a very strange problem: the "Applications" lens does not appear in unity dash. The unity-lens-application and unity-places-applications packages are installed, i tried also unity --reset but ...
19
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1answer
14k views

How to remove icons/shortcuts from Unity menu?

I have installed Chromium and Tweet Deck on it (trough Chrome Store), now I uninstalled Tweet Deck and after that Chromium, the problem is, when I installed Tweet Deck it asked me if I want to create ...
2
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1answer
362 views

Applications icon in the dash keeps disappearing [closed]

Inside the Dash there are some links at the bottom - home, applications, files, music. The applications icon keeps disappearing, and then reappearing after. No particular event or key press. What's ...