The tag has no usage guidance.

learn more… | top users | synonyms

0
votes
1answer
3k views

How to activate desktop manager

I just installed ubuntu 14.04. I tried to install a desktop preferences app but when I press it it says "desktop manager not active". How do I activate it?
0
votes
1answer
383 views

Nautilus - no preference .. on ubuntu GNOME 14.10

im using Ubuntu GNOME 14.10 i cant find Nautilus preferences in nautilus window, where i can change things like showing folders in list view as default , and such things... i checked some asked ...
0
votes
1answer
938 views

Edit “System Tray” in LDXE taskbar

Using Lubuntu here and I would love to remove icons from my system tray. Will dconf-editor work on LDXE as well as Unity (Ubuntu)? Or are there any other solutions to modify the taskbar? When I go to ...
1
vote
0answers
17 views

Customising Recent Files Folder By Time

Is there any way to increase the length of time that files are registered to display in Recent folder? I'm currently using Ubuntu 15.04 and Unity. Thanks
1
vote
0answers
29 views

System-level energy/power preferences

In Windows, mmc allows to set energy/power preferences for all users at a system-level: they can't change these settings until an administrator unlocks them. Is there any way to do the same in ...
0
votes
0answers
18 views

Where are Nautilus settings stored?

I would like to know where on the file system Nautilus settings are stored.
0
votes
0answers
17 views

Xubuntu opens a new firefox instance on extern link

I set up Firefox Developer Edition on Xubuntu and switched the Preferred Applications entry to /opt/firefox/firefox "%s" (the installation directory.) Now, whenever I click on a link outside of ...
0
votes
0answers
58 views

Cannot find File>Preferences in ubuntu 14.04

I wish to change my mouse settings, from double click to single click. But there is no Preference option under files option
0
votes
0answers
64 views

Power Management settings for all users

is there a way to set power-manager settings to all users? i.e. I don't want to create a new user and forget about disabling use-time-for-policy.