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Launcher icons are invisible after upgrade from 11.10 to 12.04

I am re-purposing an old laptop. I installed 11.10 on it and then immediately upgraded to 12.04. (I could not directly install 12.04 as my system does not support PAE.) When my system was (briefly) ...
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1answer
78 views

What is the boot up configuration file for the desktop?

I'm relatively new to Linux and Ubuntu. Recently I installed 11.10 but found that some of the icons on the launcher were transparent as were some of the icons from the dash after launching. I ...
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1answer
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How to change the default desktop icon size?

How to change the size of desktop icons? I tried gconf-editor as given at How to change desktop icon size? . I am not getting the option for changing size at app > nautilus > icon_view. I am ...
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Can I make my desktop icons smaller?

I would like to make all my desktop icons slightly smaller. I know I can do each one manually but that is impractical given I create and destroy about 20 files a day on my desktop. I need an answer ...
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3answers
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How can I remove icons from the GNOME Shell panel?

I tried to use the gmenu-simple editor, but it said it can't find it. It's just for a good look.
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0answers
212 views

Multiple Internet icons in the launcher bar [closed]

After a reinstall of ubuntu 11.10, i have this bug ( i think). What happens is I start the internet, then I keep the icon (cromium webbrowser) in the launcher bar. after some time on the internet ...
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1answer
136 views

Where can I find the .png or .jpeg of the music, videos, documents, etc. folder icons?

I made a link to the Music folder (for example), and the folder is not the same music folder icon in the home folder, but it's a folder with a black arrow on it. Where can I find the picture files for ...
1
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1answer
796 views

How to fix blury Docky Icons?

I've looked everywhere online, and I cannot find an answer to this... My Docky Icons are blurry. I currently have the Faenza icons enabled on Ubuntu 11.10, and they look great everywhere else on my ...
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2answers
171 views

Unity icons disappared

Hi guys I have newly setup and installed all the updates for Ubuntu but a few of the icons on the Unity bar are not showing up and I'm getting gray boxes instead for system settings, terminal and ...
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1answer
101 views

Can I add external device or other icons to the desktop?

I'm assuming the Unity bar is the bar located on the left hand side of the screen. Is it possible to move those icons to the desktop, like a shortcut? I'd like mainly all external device icons, like ...
1
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1answer
521 views

Big ugly icons in notification area [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to revert to GNOME Classic? I'm using Ubuntu 11.10, with Gnome classic DE and Ambiance theme. I really like it, but one thing is driving me crazy - there are big ...
2
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1answer
240 views

Faenza microphone icon missing in the sound indicator

I just installed the faenza icon theme and the microphone icon under the sound indicator is missing and replaced by a placeholder. What can be the cause of this and how can I solve it?
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2answers
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Missing icons in dropdown menus in Eclipse

Icons don't appear in dropdown menus in Eclipse. I know that in Gnome this bug can be cured by this way: Icons on menus have disappeared but it doesn't work in Unity. Any suggestions? Thanks in ...
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1answer
875 views

Gnome shell network manager notification missing icon

I am using ubuntu 11.10 + gnome shell, and when I disconnect from a network the notification icon is missing, here is a screenshot: Does someone knows where can I find which icon the notification ...
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1answer
870 views

Why can't I change my icon theme in gnome-classic?

I'm running Ubuntu 11.10 (updated) and gnome-classic (I missed it :3) I've tried setting my icon theme, GTK theme, and window theme in gnome-tweak-tool, as well as Ubuntu Tweak, gconf-editor, and ...
0
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1answer
659 views

Why are my Dash icons empty?

I just ran the Update Manager this morning which required a restart. After the restart this is what my Dash looks like: The empty icons are: Home Folder Terminal gedit Trash
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2answers
2k views

Where did these Monochrome Thunderbird icons come from?

I'm running Thunderbird 8 on Ubuntu 11.10, and I'm stuck with these monochrome toolbar buttons that I hate. If I look under Tools > Add Ons > Appearance I've only got the default theme installed ...
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2answers
3k views

Not able to see icons on my desktop

I am not able to see icons on my desktop even when I have minimized all my windows. Also I am unable to right-click on my desktop. I have installed Ubuntu 11.10 on my Vaio Laptop. I am using Unity 3D. ...
2
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1answer
378 views

How can I switch to other icon sets in Unity without using the Gnome Tweak Tool

I recently downloaded and installed the Faenza icon set on my laptop (through its creators ppa). In order to be able to use it, though, I had to install the Gnome Tweak Tool as well, which comes ...
3
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2answers
692 views

Change Faenza-Radiance default empathy icons

I really like Faenza icons and I use Radiance as GTK theme, but the problem is Faenza-Radiance icons for empathy are really annoying! I want to change empathy icons of Faenza-Radiance to look like ...
2
votes
1answer
421 views

Icon for java is low resolution on launcher

On Ubuntu Oneiric, I am mildly annoyed by the icon that apparently Java programs give themselves by default. It is too low a resolution. I have 'emblem' set as the overlay icon for Compiz's scale ...
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votes
2answers
3k views

Libreoffice writer is missing its icon. Where should I put a replacement?

The other libreoffice programs all have their icons in place but I get the 'blank icon' icon in unity's launcher. Any idea of the directory I should place a replacement icon or how I can get it back? ...
3
votes
3answers
11k views

Icons missing from launcher, system settings, folders

Various icons from launcher are missing. The first one is from Home folder menu the second from Terminal the last one from Desktop Switcher. This happened after I upgraded to 11.10 from 11.04. I have ...
2
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1answer
239 views

Why does Nautilus use a separate icon rather than the one already docked from the default install?

When Nautilus is running it does not group open instances with the pre-existing docked icon. It adds this file cabinet looking icon to the task bar. I know this isn't default behavior and I'm ...
4
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2answers
171 views

Software made with Quickly is missing an icon in the Dash

I am currently trying out Quickly create. When issuing quickly package it packages fine and I can install the deb. Only thing is, there is no icon in the dash for my program. How do I go about ...
6
votes
2answers
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Faenza / Ubuntu Mono power icon problems

Im having problems applying a new icon theme in ubuntu 11.10 specifically with the power icon. Ive installed faenza succesfully, and the gnome tweak tool to change the icons, but the power icon doesnt ...
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2answers
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Missing Icons in 11.10 upgrade

After upgrading to 11.10 from 11.04 (I think), some of the icons such as the folder icons in Nautalus are replaced with the generic file icon... This makes it hard to navigate. Is there any easy way ...
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1answer
794 views

Launcher icons on desktop or in the main panel

Is there any way to simply add launcher icons such as firefox, gimp, etc. onto the desktop or into the gnome panel ? I know that possible way how to do that is to run this command: ...
2
votes
2answers
927 views

Gnome shell with desktop icons without unity file manager [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Problem with gnome3-shell (top taskbar) I have new Ubuntu 11.10 and I installed gnome-shell instead Unity. I want to add some icons to desktop, but when I enable file ...
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1answer
1k views

Remove icon in unity panel

hi, before I use Natty. and I install battery-status like from: http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2011/02/battery-applet-status-ubuntu/ , however, battery-status icon appears also participate in Oneiric ...
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2answers
561 views

All of my icons appear blank. How can I change them back?

I installed the new 11.10 Oneiric Ocelot Ubuntu version, and I am very happy with it, but today I had a problem that I dont know how to solve. The icons of the directories have changed, look at this: ...
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votes
1answer
596 views

Houdini Apprentice not showing icons

Houdini Apprentice is not showing icons. Anyone having this problem with Houdini installs on Ubuntu 11.10? Help will be much appreciated.
2
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1answer
311 views

Location of the “More Apps” icon

Can someone help me find the location of the "More Apps" icon? It's the icon that you click on in the Dash Home button to bring up the search applications screen. When you click on the Dash Home ...
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votes
2answers
881 views

How to change icons size inside unity (e.g. on all programs panel)

How to change icons size inside unity (e.g. on all programs panel). I can change launcher icons size but I don't know how to do this "inside" Unity. I made a screenshot with big icons which I'd like ...
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vote
2answers
518 views

Why don't my icons change in Unity? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Appearance does not change on switching the theme I recently upgraded to Ubuntu 11.10 and it has been a headache ever since. I have gnome-tweak-tools installed, CCSM is ...
2
votes
2answers
4k views

How can I change the volume icon in Lubuntu 11.10?

I've got a clean install of Lubuntu 11.10, with pulseaudio and pulseaudio-dbg installed. The thing that bothers me is the volume icon. I've got a VOL+ and VOL- button on my keyboard that both work, ...
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0answers
263 views

Icons disappeared from the Messaging menu [closed]

I have installed Ubuntu 11.10 and several icons have disappeared off the Messaging menu. What I can do to repair this?
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2answers
2k views

How do I change icon themes? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I change the theme? I like the default Ubuntu theme in Oneric, it's nice and all, but I've got other themes, icon sets, pointers, etc that I want to install. HOW ...
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vote
2answers
902 views

How do I associate the correct icon for my login?

After upgrading to 11.10 from 11.04, the Unity launcher shows a question mark icon for libreoffice-calc. If I log in using Unity2D or log into the guest account (2D or 3D), the correct icon appears. ...
3
votes
3answers
439 views

Filetype icon not being displayed when downloading something in Chrome

Whenever I download something in Chrome, the little icon in the center of the download that shows the file type icon, around which there's the download progress bar, isn't displayed. If that sounds ...
4
votes
0answers
9k views

Users and groups icon not showing [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to manage users and groups? (GUI) I'm trying to setup virtualbox in my ubuntu 11.10 install but I can't find the icon for users and groups to change the settings and ...
3
votes
1answer
2k views

How do I enlarge “Icon & Thumbnail” size in nautilus 3.x?

I used to be able to set my icon/thumbnail size to 128 px using gconf-editor in previous versions of Ubuntu. Is there a tweak to enable larger icons/thumbnails in nautilus 3.x?
5
votes
0answers
8k views

How do I change fonts & icons in a theme? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I change fonts? I'm using Ubuntu 11.10. I was slightly annoyed to find no easy way to change the icons and fonts on the appearances window. Apparently, you have ...
4
votes
2answers
2k views

Can I change the icon size in dash? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to change icons size inside unity (e.g. on all programs panel) Has anyone found a way to resize the icons in the dash in Natty or Oneiric?