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11 views

Switching language with Alt key in 12.04

Whenever I needed to switch the languages in my keyboard it interfered with the alt key that was meant for HUD search. So I changed the shortcut in the settings, now I can use another key for HUD. ...
1
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0answers
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HUD commands from all applications?

I've just recently upgraded from 12.04 to 14.04. In 12.04, I constantly used the HUD and, frequently, I fired commands from apps other than the active one. For example, I would be running any ...
4
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1answer
143 views

Is there a command to force Unity to reload menu data?

Not all the time but intermittently Unity will drop the menu from the HUD. Most often this is with GIMP but it has happened to other programs too. The menu choices are there but the content of the ...
2
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1answer
91 views

How do I make HUD work with Eclipse?

I have already tried this, but I still have no entries in HUD regarding Eclipse (Indigo, manually installed). Is there some way to make HUD work with Eclipse?
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0answers
53 views

Why does my HUD often get cut off? [closed]

I've got a weird problem with HUD, often it gets cut off like in the picture below: I'm using Ubuntu 12.04 on an Asus Zenbook UX31E. While this happens most of the times, sometimes it displays ...
0
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1answer
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Why do some things always show up in the HUD when using other applications, but not others

I have noticed that some menu items always show up in the HUD regardless of which application is focused (e.g. Messages > Chat), but others only show up when the application is focused (e.g. Chat > ...
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1answer
231 views

No HUD on desktop on new Ubuntu installation

So I installed Ubuntu 12.04 and I have no HUD. I was able to bring up Firefox only from my settings menu by clicking on a link for more information on cloud. Where is my HUD? I have no access to my ...
0
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1answer
775 views

Alt key in 12.04 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I modify or disable the HUD's use of the Alt key? The new HUD in 12.04 uses the Alt key, which conflicts with the way utilities like IBUS switch input ...
2
votes
4answers
1k views

Unity 3D only show wallpaper and Icon if set, where did it go? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Unity doesn't load, no Launcher, no Dash appears Unity is gone. As I have use user defined session on 12.04, I'm back to default sesion (ubuntu) and then unity is ...
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2answers
448 views

HUD not work in all aplications (Ubuntu 12.04)

when I want to close Google Chrome at HUD, HUD does not bring up the command to close the application. All the commands I've typed in the HUD, but it all does not work so, how to restore HUD as ...
2
votes
2answers
532 views

How to get the Dash and HUD to appear. (and stop Unity spewing error messages.) [closed]

I just installed Ubuntu 12.04 on my wifes Dell Inspiron 1501, which uses an R300 ATI graphics chip. Neither the Dash or HUD appear when pushing the appropriate key. When I try unity --reset & in ...
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1answer
8k views

How can I disable [alt] for search? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I modify or disable the HUD's use of the Alt key? In 12.04, the [Alt] key pops up the HUD. That's not a problem, but, when using [Alt]+... it pops up as well. ...
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0answers
192 views

control usage for users [closed]

Can any one suggest means to control usage for users (maybe using crontab) to do the same in 12.04 unity? in 10.10 i was keeping control of usage for my children using timekeeper. thanks
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0answers
157 views

The HUD not functioning as it used to (as expected) [closed]

I've been using 12.04 since it was in beta 1, and have really enjoyed the HUD feature. As soon as it was officially released, or very soon after, the HUD stopped working in some of the apps I like. ...
5
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3answers
2k views

HUD won't work on 12.04 [duplicate]

I upgraded to 12.04 right after it was released, and once it installed, I was eager to try the new features. After fiddling around with most of them, I forgot to try the brand new HUD. I tapped the ...
1
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0answers
61 views

How to set Hud to do this? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Remapping Alt + F2 in Unity I don't want to use launcher at all, i just want to use Hud. For example, I press Alt and write Chr and press enter and it will open Chrome. ...
6
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2answers
4k views

How do you invoke the HUD?

I've just upgraded to Ubuntu 12.04 and would like to try out the new Heads-up Display (HUD) interface. How do I make it show up?
0
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1answer
600 views

Why is HUD not installing on 12.04? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What is the Unity HUD and how can I install it on my system? I have recently installed ubuntu 12.04 Precise Pangolin from usb. I really want to test the new HUD thingy ...
6
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2answers
291 views

What changes does Unity's HUD offer

In 12.04 there will be many changes to the application menus. For what I have heard HUD will make some of this changes but what does it actually offer for newcomers and old users of Ubuntu.
3
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1answer
5k views

How to uninstall the experimental HUD PPA?

I installed HUD via these two steps: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:unity-team/hud sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get dist-upgrade I tested it, but now I have problems entering Applications ...