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Top-Bottom panels are not showing up on startup in classic Gnome in Ubuntu 11.04

I use Ubuntu 11.04 fully updated, classic Gnome DE, Synaptic for installations and uninstallations. I have uninstalled Banshee, Empathy and Evolution which are I am not going use ever. Did mark for ...
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How to do window placement without the numpad?

I have a computer without a numberpad, I would love to be able to do the window placement thing (example Ctrl+Alt+KP1). Is there a way I can reset the shortcuts for this?
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How do I change default session on Ubuntu 11.04 Live CD

I'm working on a remaster of an Ubuntu 11.04 live CD and I would like the default session to be Ubuntu Classic instead of Unity when booting into the live environment. What file(s) do I need to modify ...
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Modifying the behavior of <Alt>Tab (possibly) using Compiz

I have set up Compiz and my desktop in a way that I really like that maximizes my screen real estate on my 10' netbook, but there is a small annoyance that I would like to know if I could change. The ...
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Ubuntu Classic, possible to have just big icons like in Windows 7?

I like how in Windows 7, only icons are shown in the taskbar/panel. Is it possible in Ubuntu (11.04)? Also I suppose it will be great to be able to group windows from the same program into 1 icon ...
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Why are some application windows (including firefox, nautilus & Syn.Pack.Mgr) completely blank after a fresh install? [closed]

Just installed 11.04, switched to Ubuntu Classic at the Login Screen. Now several applications do not display properly. Affected apps include Firefox, Nautilus and Synaptic Package Manager. In them ...
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How to change the toolbar separator image?

Is there any way to change the toolbar separator image or make it transparent? This affects all applications such as : nautilus, gedit... N.B. my theme isnt the default theme, its Lion theme from ...
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How do I create application launchers in Gnome Panel

I currently use individual application launchers to create something like below for the apps I commonly use They are tedious to create/modify as I have to move/modify 1 by 1 - Is there a better ...
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Desktop always in Ubuntu Classic mode

My friend installed Ubuntu 11.04. We are pretty sure it's Ubuntu 11.04. He looked at about Ubuntu zone. THe problem is that the desktop is always like Ubuntu Classic. When logging, i said; change the ...
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White rectangles on screen [closed]

My screen frequently doesn't refresh correctly and white rectangles remain. What can I do? My graphics adapter is 00:02.0 VGA compatible controller: Intel Corporation 2nd Generation Core Processor ...
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How can I set a per terminal bell with xterms?

I'm using natty. I'm using classic. I use raw xterms (the latest build, 270, in fact). I've done xset b 100 pactl upload-sample /usr/share/sounds/ubuntu/stereo/message.ogg bell.ogg But I want ...
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How to remove GNOME classic session and associated packages?

Ok have been testing unity and I love it. And I have heard that unity-2d will be fallback session from 11.10. I would like to make 11.04 the same without breaking the functionality of unity. So I ...