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1answer
51 views

Login/startup sound file help

I am newer to Ubuntu and I am trying to slowly learn. I have been trying to activate and change my login sound but currently I still hear nothing. I did hear the login sound at a point and I think I ...
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3answers
79 views

Managing the Startup Applications

I want to add Avant Window Navigator as a startup application. But what should I write on the Command and Comment box?
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1answer
55 views

Autostart desktop applications without session login

I understand the idea of startup applications when starting a session (ie How do I start a program automatically when I boot?). However, I'm trying to have desktop applications for multiple users ...
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2answers
2k views

Open terminal window and execute Python script on startup

I have a Python script which I would like to execute at every startup. I can run it by adding this to the startup applications: python3 /path/to/script.py That works, but it doesn't open a terminal ...
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2answers
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Startup Application in SELECTED terminal

I am running on Ubuntu 12.04 and would like to run an application on startup, in a maximized terminal, selected. I solved all problems exept the last one. so for now i have gnome-terminal --maximize ...
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1answer
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Empty Startup Application [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What happened to to the startup application preferences? Since I upgraded my system to 12.04 and did some updates, Startup Applications (gnome-session-property) is ...
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1answer
207 views

Default Startup scripts

I just installed unclutter on Ubuntu 12.04, Gnome 3, but it uses standard settings, and there is no way i can change them from terminal, not to mention i need to apply them from the very start. I ...
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2answers
349 views

How do I start an application as a service?

So I would like a couple of applications to run as services when the machine reboots without the need to login, is this possible? Applications are: Thunderbird Mail xChat IRC This way my email ...
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2answers
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Eclipse IDE does not start

My computer suddenly shut down due to power failure, while I was working on an Android project using my Eclipse Indigo IDE. Now, if I start Eclipse, only an empty message dialog (see screen shot) ...
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2answers
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How to find out the command to add program to session startup programs?

I'd like to add empathy to the list of programs to start up when starting an session, i looked at this page: https://help.ubuntu.com/community/AddingProgramToSessionStartup but I don't think this is ...
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1answer
727 views

How to remove 'system settings' from title bar of Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

I want to remove System settings, Displays, software up to Date from the unity bar (title bar) of the new Ubuntu 12.04 LTS.