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Transparent see-through terminal and windows key

I just upgraded to Ubuntu 11.10 and I'm having a couple of issues that I didn't have with #10. First of all, when the terminal is transparent, it shows the desktop rather than the window behind it. ...
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How to use the Dash to search for files on other drives? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Zeitgeist does not index folders in NTFS partition I am new to Ubuntu and it's promising. My question is how can I use it to search for files like I could in the Start ...
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Find installed dictionary

I installed dict-freedict english-french from Ubuntu Software Center. Synaptic Package Manager shows it installed in Section: Word Processing (universe) but I cannot locate it. Thank you.
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Is there a way to install Beagle on 11.04?

Beagle, a great desktop search engine which was part of Ubuntu is discontinued for some time now and removed from Ubuntu from 10.04 and afterwards. Even though there are a lot of alternative apps such ...
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Is there a shortcut for Places->search for files in classic mode?

Is there a shortcut for Places -> Search for Files on Ubuntu 11.04 (classic)?
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Search for 'Games' in Dash to show Games from Applications Lens etc

When I search in the dash for 'Games', I only get two. If I search for 'Internet', I get only a few results compared to what I get when I right-click 'Applications' in the dock and choose ...
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Is anyone aware of any progress made in packing updated versions of tracker (desktop search tool)?

I understand that tracker is no longer installed by default on the Ubuntu desktop. Nevertheless, I really like having a desktop search tool. (When I used to work with Windows XP I thought that Google ...