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2answers
174 views

Lenses don't show up in the Dash

I have Ubuntu 11.10 (Oct, 2011). I never use Unity-2d. I downloaded various Lenses from the Software Center. Then I restarted the system. But I don't see any differences! What do I have to do?
2
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1answer
465 views

How to uninstall the Youtube lens?

Original title: Well, I installed a lens for Youtube and cant figure out how to uninstall it. I do not exactly which site I used to install the script for the Youtube lens, but I cannot get it to ...
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0answers
50 views

Help with creating my own lens [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I start developing a lens for Unity? I wanna create my first unity lens, but i don't know how it works, i have been trying to follow this tutorial ...
3
votes
1answer
122 views

How many lenses can the Dash menu handle

I wonder this since there is a max amount of space there. If I install multiple lenses, will it slow down the Dash menu, can I horizontal scroll to see other lenses available?
2
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1answer
95 views

Does the Reddit lens work with 11.10?

I've seen that I can install a lens for Reddit, but it was for Ubuntu 11.04. How is it working on Ubuntu 11.10?
0
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1answer
2k views

How do you remove unity lenses?

I installed a unity lens on 11.10 that showed the firefox bookmarks. I don't want it anymore, but I can't figure out how to get rid of it. How can I get rid of it?
3
votes
0answers
640 views

Create my own unity lens [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I start developing a lens for Unity? Is there any easy way of creating a unity lens without any big programming knowledge? I can code in php, mysql, html and all ...
3
votes
1answer
465 views

Unable to install unity web search lens

I receive this error: unity-place-websearch : Depends: gir1.2-unity-3.0 but it is not installable Using 11.10, here's how to replicate: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:cscarney/unity-web-place sudo ...
3
votes
2answers
201 views

Can't get activate_uri signal working when making a lens

I'm trying to develop a lens for unity in ubuntu 11.10 and I can not get activate_uri signal working. This is an extract of my code: def _on_activate_uri (self, scop, uri): print "----> " + ...
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0answers
298 views

Why i can't see my recent documents and recent applications in unity? [closed]

In files and applications lenses don't displaying recent items. I've installed Ubuntu 64bit and restored backup from my earlier install (32bit version). Maybe I need to set permission to some files? ...
1
vote
1answer
245 views

Any news about a Grooveshark scope for the Music lens?

It would be fantastic to have the ability to search for and select music from my Grooveshark account right there within the Dash. I was under the impression this scope would be created during the ...
4
votes
3answers
935 views

How to customize/remove the home lens of the dash?

Question 1) The dash always open on a home (“shortcuts”) tab (“lens“). I don't have any need for it (browser and e-mail client manually installed, no virtual music player, no photo manager…). Is ...
2
votes
1answer
798 views

How to add lenses to the launcher?

Can someone tell me how to add the More Apps and Find Files button to the Ubuntu 11.10 Launch bar? They were both in the Dash Home and the Launch bar in version 11.04. Now it's not in the 11.10 by ...
3
votes
1answer
151 views

Why does the file lens not search mounted samba shares?

I've got several samba shares mounted in my home directory (mounted with the "mount.cifs" command). I can browse the shares just fine. From Nautilus I can search them just fine. My question is why ...
4
votes
1answer
4k views

Software Center will not open [closed]

The Software Center will not open from the launcher and I get a segmentation fault when I try to open it from the terminal. 2011-10-18 20:43:45,723 - softwarecenter.ui.gtk3.em - INFO - EM's: 17 15 ...
2
votes
0answers
262 views

Is there an Ask Ubuntu lens available for 11.10? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I install the Ask Ubuntu Unity Lens, and how do I use it? I have been searching around for an Ask Ubuntu lens recently that's compatible with 11.10. Could ...
0
votes
1answer
506 views

How to make changes in xdg-user-dirs.dirs have effect in files lens?

I've changed some favourite folder locations in ~/.config/xdg-user-dirs.dirs, since I prefer different locations for Music and Pictures folder, and nautilus recognized the changes. However the Unity ...
1
vote
2answers
163 views

File lens doesn't display any files until after opening it the first time

I'm running the final, 64-bit version of 11.10 on my Sony Vaio and the files lens, when first clicked, does not display any files. Only after about five minutes when I check back after opening it the ...
14
votes
1answer
850 views

What are differences between a lens and scope?

Well it seems those two terms are the most popular ones since 11.04. What truly are the differences and similarities between them (lenses and scopes)?
5
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2answers
2k views

How to change the search location of Unity's Music Lens with Clementine instead of Banshee?

I know a similar question was asked by EmyrB How do you change the search location of the Music Lens?, but the answer says that the lens uses Banshee, but I don't use Banshee, I use Clementine. Is ...
11
votes
1answer
2k views

How do you change the search location of the Music Lens?

My music collection is on a separate partition and not under /home/username/Music. How do I get the music lens in Unity on Ubuntu 11.10 to search in a different location?