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12.04 ctrl-alt-8/2 window snap problems only with terminal window

I'm running a fresh install of Ubuntu 12.04, I have dual screens running on an nvidia gtx 760 running 331.49 drivers. Not sure whether this is relevant or not, but I have only the launcher bar enabled ...
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2answers
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Can we control a terminal-window size from a '.desktop' file

The .desktop file opens a python script in the terminal. (with 'Exec' and Terminal = true). Could any other parameters be included so as to open the gnome-terminal in a specific profile or a ...
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2answers
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How do I open a terminal in unity without window's top bar?

I would like (in Unity) to open a terminal as startup application; I created a simple script gnome-terminal --profile=Startup --geometry 40x24+920+300 and put it in my startup applications. Anyway ...
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2answers
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Focus existing terminal with `Ctrl-Alt-T` shortcut

I tend to use the terminal a lot, So I wondering if there is a way I can make Ctrl+Alt+T focus the existing terminal if there is one, otherwise create a new terminal?
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Terminal stuck at top left corner and I can't move it [closed]

I did something to lock the terminal in the upper left hand corner of my screen. I cannot get a response other than error messages. Your help will be appreciated.
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1answer
363 views

How do I put a gnome-terminal's left border on the left side of screen, using a shell command?

I'm making a custom command that launches gnome-terminal as a sort of overlay window near the bottom of the screen, similar to the Tilda terminal. In order to do this, I'm using gnome-terminal's ...
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4answers
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How do I adjust the terminal shell window width?

Does anyone know how to adjust the default width for shell window in Ubuntu, so that I don't have to re-size it every time I open it up?