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1answer
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How do I restore the old look of Ubuntu 10.10? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I switch to the Classic GNOME Desktop? Where I can restore the old look of Ubuntu 10, or get back the "start" panel? the new left sidebar is beauiful , but kinda ...
11
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7answers
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UI elements become completely unresponsive

Many of my UI elements become completely unresponsive. This happens in both Unity and GNOME Classic. There are lot's of examples of this, but usually only some of the UI elements are unresponsive ...
4
votes
3answers
4k views

How to debug grayed out VPN connection in Network Manager?

I've added a new PPTP VPN connection under Network Manager -> VPN Connections -> Configure VPN. Now the connection is listed under "VPN Connections", but it's grayed out. How can I debug this? ...
2
votes
2answers
3k views

Unity GUI pauses/freezes for less than a few seconds

I've just got my new Lenovo ThinkPad X220 with Intel HD graphics (I'm not sure what the chip is) and I've installed Natty. Everything works great out of the box, except there are short pauses/freezes ...
0
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0answers
313 views

How do I completely remove overlay scrollbars in 11.04? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I disable overlay scrollbars? I'm using the "classic" GNOME desktop with 11.04, and my scrollbars are a fancy tiny line that you must hover over to get a popup ...
1
vote
1answer
246 views

Firefox 4 UI icons disappeared after upgrade to 11.04

Since upgrading to Natty, some of the icons in Firefox 4 have stopped showing. Speifically, the Back, Forward, and Close Tab buttons (perhaps others). This is in Gnome 2. Is there a way to get the ...
5
votes
1answer
849 views

Upgraded to 11.04 and now most of the UI is gray and boxy

I just upgraded to 11.04, and now most UI elements are gray and crappy looking (see screenshot). When I first log in, the panel looks black (as Ambiance theme is supposed to look), but then after a ...
2
votes
0answers
363 views

how to go back to 10.10 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to roll back Ubuntu to a previous version? I upgraded to 11.04 and have so many problems with the interface (examples: can't change the time, I want the utility of ...
-1
votes
3answers
759 views

Getting 10.04 LTS interface on Ubuntu 11.04 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I use use the Classic GNOME Desktop? I've recently upgraded my netbook to Ubuntu 11.04 and the new GUI interface looks somewhat nice (I specially enjoy the ...
3
votes
2answers
947 views

How do I get the notification icons I want in Unity?

I now have Unity 2D running on my laptop, and the jury is still out as to whether or not I keep it or go back to Gnome. One thing that is throwing me off is that I don't have the same notification ...
1
vote
0answers
608 views

Upgrade to 11.04 broke GUI entirely [closed]

Yesterday I ran the upgrade to 11.04 from 10.10. While it was configuring the packages, the display froze (as it was configuring libatm1, not that that necessarily matters). Apache and SSL weren't ...
4
votes
1answer
462 views

Problems with the 'Ubuntu classic' interface after recent upgrade to 11.04

I'm experiencing problems with the 'Ubuntu classic' interface, after I recently updated my ubuntu to version 11.04. First of all, a small glitch. Just look at this screenshot of the dropdown menu ...
4
votes
6answers
5k views

Random “freezes” (only mouse cursor moves) [closed]

Okay. So I did a clean install of Natty yesterday. The problem is that it freezes randomly. I can still move my mouse, but not do anything. I can also go into the terminal, but doing a gdm restart ...
2
votes
2answers
2k views

GUI problems in Ubuntu 11.04 using 'Ubuntu Classic (No Effects)'

I have seen some questions like this but I thought I might be able to provide more detail. I recently installed Ubuntu 11.04 and wiped 10.10. Since my old built-in graphics card is incapable of 3D ...
9
votes
0answers
896 views

Is it possible to remove shadows behind windows and menus? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I remove shadows of the windows in Unity? Is it possible to remove shadows behind windows and menus in Ubuntu 11.04 with Unity?