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Gedit stating that its unable to retrieve file info even though it works

While this isn't causing any serious issues (that I've seen so far), it is aggravating me because its taking over the terminal window that I was working on with the warning: (gedit:3288): ...
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Text editor playing hide and seek

When ever I minimise or Alt+TAB from the text editor Gedit, it disappears from Unity and from alt tabbing. I can open a new instance of it from the menu, but all previous work is lost. How can I fix ...
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How to zoom in and out of text in Gedit?

I am using Ubuntu 11.10. This seems to be an easy question, yet I cannot find an answer anywhere. On pre-unity Ubuntu, I was using gedit-zoom plugin to zoom text in editor window in/out, either with ...
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Gtk-Warnings In Terminal [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Gtk warning when opening Gedit in terminal I have Ubuntu 11.10 installed on two different machines, both using x64 installs. Only one machine returns these Gtk warnings ...
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How to use gedit-latex-plugin?

I have installed the packages texlive and gedit-latex-plugin. I see syntax highlighting for .tex files, but I don't get any extra stuff in my gedit menus or toolbars for latex -> pdf like I expected ...
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Why the feature to insert date/time not work in gedit? [closed]

When I tried to insert the date/time of gedit, no data was inserted into the document. Only blank spaces appeared in the current cursor position. I tried again from the terminal, it was the same and ...
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1answer
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Can't drag and drop text in gedit [closed]

I've installed gnome-shell on Ubuntu 11.10 but now, when I'm on Unity, and when I drag and drop text in gedit, gedit crashes ! I've tried to uninstall gnome-shell, but nothing changes.
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How to get the full menu?

I upgraded to Ubuntu 11.10 and when I run a simple app i.e. GEdit I now don't have the dropdown menu with i.e. "Save as.." Where is that menu now?
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How do I stop gedit from opening anything?

I use gVim all the time and open all sorts of plain text files, source codes and virtually anything that is readable with gVim. Ubuntu however decides that I should use gedit! I got searching and I ...
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1answer
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gedit-r-plugin not showing up in plugin list in gedit

I installed the gedit-r-plugin through synaptic and in the past it has worked great. I can't seem to even get the plugin to show up in the Preferences -> Plugins list after updating to 11.10. I'm ...
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gEdit problem with color of selected text

I have a weird problem here using gEdit. It's gEdit 3.2 in Ubuntu 11.10. When I select some piece of text, this should be white text on orange background (Unity 11.10 default). Suddenly it started ...
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Reopen Tabs plugin for gedit not found

I upgraded to Ubuntu 10.10 a few days ago, and since then have not been able to use one of my favourite plugins for Gedit, reopen-tabs, which restores the tabs that were open when gedit was last ...
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Why did all my custom Gedit themes and language specs disappear after the 11.10 upgrade?

I recently upgraded to 11.10 on my desktop, but afterward all the custom themes I added and the MediaWiki syntax highlighting were gone. For the themes, I forget where I put the files, but the ...
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How to change the window color (default: white)? [closed]

How to change the window color (default: white) in Oneiric? (In Natty, I could do it in Appearance.) (If 1 doesn't work) How to change the background color in Gedit? (In Natty, by right clicking I ...