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14 views

Battery icon missing in gnome-shell panel

I have lost the battery icon on panel when I rotated the screen using ccw (/etc/X11/xorg.conf) and can't get it back. dconf editor → com → canonical → indicator → appmenu → power shows icon policy ...
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1answer
410 views

Add and remove launcher icons from command line

I am building an Ubuntu 12.10 VM using Vagrant and Chef, and I want to control which icons initially appear in the launcher. Specifically I want to clear out all of the initial launcher icons, just ...
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Installing cuda 5.5 on ubuntu 12.10, but missing launcher and menu bars

I tried both deb and .run file ways but they yield the same problem. My display card is GT630m, on my laptop. After the installation, everything works but the GUI is missing launcher and menu bars, ...
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1answer
273 views

Creating a launcher entry about an app in home directory which needs “GTK2_RC_FILES” to run

I have installed(extracted) ADT(Android Developer Tools) at my home directory and I want to have a launcher icon for it. Reason for this: I have the problem with the dark tooltips at eclipse and I'm ...
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1answer
137 views

No launcher or menu in Ubuntu 12.10

I am not very good with Ubuntu as of yet so I would appreciate an oversimplified explanation of the answer if anyone has one. I have Ubuntu 12.10 and have not updated or tried to update in a while but ...
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0answers
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How can I configure a launcher to show an application icon? [duplicate]

Some applications don't display icons when you create a launcher for them - you get the default Gnome launcher icon. How can I configure a custom launcher to show the icon? They are visible on the ...
2
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1answer
1k views

Ubuntu 12.10 Unity launcher and status bar dissappeared after installing additional drivers [duplicate]

I have tried to use additional graphics drivers on Lenovo T530 ubuntu 12.10 laptop. Actually those drivers have not installed correctly. After restarting my machine, ubuntu launcher and status bar has ...
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1answer
451 views

No title bar, window bored or unity launcher in 12.10 after xrandr

-hey guys, need some serious help. Yesterday I was playing around with xrandr to try to get an HDMI TV to work properly without having over scan/ under scan as I have an Intel graphic chip and could ...
5
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1answer
402 views

What are all these “Untitled Window” icons in launcher and how do I get rid of them?

They just showed up this afternoon. Currently running applications (off the top of my head): Chrome Skype PHPStorm Pandora XChat Terminal Dropbox Conky Vagrant (1 VM running) Terminal I quit ...
1
vote
1answer
496 views

How to remove the Unity launcher icon by setting its size to zero? [duplicate]

Is there a way (on Ubuntu 12.10) to manually set the launcher icon size to 0 to permanently hide it? I hate the launcher after they removed dodge windows and I'm using Cairo now for my dock.
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0answers
28 views

How do you move the unity launcher to the bottom of the screen? [duplicate]

I am running 12.10 if it helps. I want to move it to the bottom of the screens so it's easier for me to see as many launchers as possible without having to make the icons too small.
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3answers
225 views

How do you Get the Unity Launcher to Autohide underneath other windows while not autohiding when all Windows are un-maximised? [duplicate]

That is suppose you have google chrome open or some other program how can we get the unity launcher to autohide when it (the program) is open and maximised but to reappear when it's unmaximised (i.e. ...
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0answers
143 views

How to switch Launcher to another monitor after installing AMD/ATI Drivers?

I've had a ton of issues after installing the AMD/ATI drivers on 12.10. I had to follow some workarounds to even get my system to boot. Now that I've got drivers installed and my dual monitors set ...
0
votes
1answer
80 views

Perl Library for Unity

Is there a Perl Library for the Unity Launcher? Apparently there needs to be one to be able to write feedback to the launcher (Like Message Counts) but so far I haven't been able to find one. So I am ...
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0answers
77 views

How does Nautilus automatically create a quicklist of favorite places?

Right clicking the Nautilus icon in the unity side bar brings up first a list of favorite locations, followed by the standard "Open a New Window" command. The "New Window" command is defined in ...
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0answers
202 views

The Unity 'Home Folder' launcher quicklist has duplicates. How can I remove them and add new entries?

I added places to my 'Home Folder' quicklist in 11.10, I believe following these instructions and ended up with duplicates once that feature became standard in 12.04. I tried this solution, removing ...
2
votes
2answers
529 views

How do I customize the home folder launcher in the sidebar?

I'm using Ubuntu 12.10 and for my side bar Home Folder launcher, I want to use different bookmarks. I have my Music, Pictures and Videos on another drive and want the default ones to link to those ...
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0answers
78 views

Make active programs appear on top of launcher

Assume we have a program that is not locked to the launcher. We can change the location of the program while it is active but that location will be forgotten after restarting the program. I think it ...
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0answers
45 views

Why Ubuntu 12.10 displays launcher icons in different size, but 12.04 displays them in the same size? [duplicate]

On Ubuntu 12.10, the launcher icons are displayed in different size in Unity: But on Ubuntu 12.04, they are all rendered nicely to the same size: Is it a bug in Ubuntu 12.10? How can I change ...
1
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1answer
153 views

Custom Unity Quicklists not working after upgrade to 12.10

In the popular question What Custom Launchers and Unity Quicklists are available? are listed a lot of launchers with custom quicklists for Unity, that worked for Ubuntu old release, included 12.04. ...
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0answers
109 views

12.10 install on Dell Inspiron ATI Radeon 3XX fails to produce usable desktop

Trying to install 12.10 i386 iso image from DVD to Dell Inspiron 9300 with ATI Radeon 3xx (maybe 360?) graphics card. The desktop is visible including the toolbar across the top of the desktop. ...
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0answers
308 views

Unity launcher doesn't show all the applications when I put the cursor on it (Ubuntu Quantal)

When I put the cursor on Unity launcher (I'm using Ubuntu 12.10) to see all the applications, it doesn't move in a vertical way but it remains immovable. The launcher works only if I put the cursor on ...
11
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1answer
988 views

Set Multiple values for StartupWMClass (to group under same launcher in Unity)

This a specific example of a generic problem I haven't been able to find a solution for yet. I have a program (Android Virtual Device Manager) that launches 'sub-programs' (namely emulators or ...
9
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2answers
778 views

Desktop Files don't use seem to use $PATH correctly

I am creating .desktop files for use in the Unity Launcher. I have my own location in my home directory where I put my executables (~/usr/bin/) which is correctly added to my PATH environment ...
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2answers
329 views

Partitions unlocked from Unity launcher show up again after starting gparted

I'm on Ubuntu 12.10 and dual boot. I have put the Windows partitions to the launcher blacklist so that they won't show up there (via "unlock from launcher" option). These partitions will then appear ...
1
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1answer
120 views

How to set up script or document to launch from top or side bar?

I have searched for information about this, but not found anything directly related to it. Is there a way to add a document (for example, a Libre Office file or text file) to open when clicked from ...
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0answers
37 views

Show desktop Unity lancher [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to add a “Show desktop” icon to the launcher? How to create Unity launcher icon to show the desktop in Ubuntu 12.10?
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0answers
96 views

Launcher hides and when cursor is touching the edge

I've been using Ubuntu (and Mint) for almost two years (since Ubuntu 11.04 to be exact), and yesterday I decided to try some Compiz effects for a first time, never actually bothered about that. ...
1
vote
1answer
512 views

Launcher Icons Fuzzy

I have had blurry icons in my launcher ever since I upgraded to Ubuntu 12.10. I have included a print screen. Does anyone know what I can do to resolve this?
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0answers
286 views

After update 12.04 -> 12.10 all works fine, but launcher is missing permanently

Launcher is missing all the time. It is also missing in guest session. In the compiz config setting manager it is set to always show. What I tried: reinstalled nvidia drivers cleared all compiz and ...
2
votes
1answer
1k views

DVD won't autoplay

I'm using Ubuntu 12.10 I accidentally unlocked the dvd icon from the launcher, and now I can't get the icon back. Also, dvds won't auto-play any more. Yes, I tried googling for solutions, but ...
1
vote
1answer
84 views

How to specify 'root' in path in text file

I'm following this tutorial located here on how to create a launcher for eclipse in unity. Everything is going pretty well so far, I've managed to successfully create the launcher but when I click on ...
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0answers
335 views

Unity Launcher Doesn't Remember Settings

I have looked the similar questions here and here but the solutions didn't work for me. People suggest to install dconf-tools and libdconf0. However I couldn't install libdconf0 (i already have ...
2
votes
1answer
318 views

12.10 Unity Counter Badges don't appear

I upgraded to Ubuntu 12.10 last night, and none of my programs are displaying the little number badges for unread messages anymore. Affected programs include Thunderbird and Empathy. I'm assuming ...
2
votes
2answers
839 views

Unity launcher autohide leaves “ghost” behind? [closed]

In 12.04 I had the launcher set to autohide, which worked perfectly. However in 12.10 I am getting a strange "ghost" issue. Take this screenshot, with me having a maximised google chrome window, ...
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3answers
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Unable to use autohide launcher in 12.10

I upgraded Ubuntu from 12.04 to 12.10. Everything went well but the launcher does not show when I move the mouse cursor on it. My computer is HP Pavillion p6582l, Core i5, 4GB of RAM, Nvidia GeForce ...
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2answers
732 views

Launcher icon don't appear for certain apps in 12.10 , for example gnome-terminal. [closed]

After upgrading to 12.10, several of my apps won't appear on the launcher, including eclipse and idea. They are not in the Alt+Tab switch list either, so I won't be able to switch to another app and ...
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0answers
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How do I configure the launcher to “dodge windows” in ubuntu 12.10? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I configure the launcher to “dodge windows”? How do I configure the launcher to “dodge windows” in ubuntu 12.10? I use this in sudo apt-add-repository ...
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2answers
3k views

Ubuntu 12.10 - launcher stays hidden

Just upgraded to 12.10 today. Everything seems fine for now, aprat from one thing: The launcher on the left side of the screen doesn't come up after moving the cursor to the left side of the screen. ...
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0answers
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Mounting a disk produces two icons on the launcher [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: There's an issue with an Alpha/Beta Release of Ubuntu, what should I do? Ubuntu 12.10: When mounting a disk (either ntfs partition or inserting a CD/DVD), two icons ...