Ubuntu GNOME Shell Remix is an official Ubuntu derivative based around using GNOME Shell instead of Unity.

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Weird behavior of Ubuntu Gnome 14.04 LTS Live Session

I downloaded the Ubuntu Gnome 14.04 LTS (i386) iso file yesterday. I burned it on a 2GB USB Drive to make a bootable Pen Drive. (I used LiLi for that purpose on Windows) I booted by the pen drive ...
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Cheese not working in Ubuntu Gnome 14.04

I recently upgraded to Ubuntu Gnome 14.04, and when I tried to use cheese, it showed the message One or more needed GStreamer elements are missing: cluttervideosink Cheese worked just fine in 13.10 ...
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No volume popup on media key press

I have this problem with Ubuntu Gnome 14.04: whenever I press the volume buttons to change it, it works and I even hear a sound (that "bop" like sound), but I don't see the volume popup indicating the ...
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Computer will not turn off properly

I have Ubuntu Gnome 13.10 x86 on my old ~2007 iMac. It is not dual booting and it runs an intel processor. It has 2 GB of RAM. My issue is that after I push the "Shutdown" button from the user menu ...
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backlight on laptop

My laptops backlight adjustment keys don't work and the "brightness and lock" ui doesn't work. I think it may have worked before installing nvidia drivers, but I don't remeber. I've installed ...
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Ubuntu 13.10 GNOME: visual glitch when hovering over icons

I recently installed Ubuntu GNOME 13.10, and this is the only obvious issue so far. Every time I hover over an icon of any sort, a pixelated green glitch occurs on the icon that the mouse is hovering ...
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Wireless connection problems only on gnomebuntu

I'm currently using gnomebuntu 13.10 and cannot seem to connect to my high schools network. It is a WPA-EAP network usig PEAP and MD5. I've tried everything I could thing of. I did not have this ...
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Problems when syncing iPod classic with Rhythmbox

Whenever syncing my iPod classic with Rhythmbox, I get a popup displaying the error "Downstream is not seekable and headers can't be rewritten". What does this error mean? Is it fixable? It causes ...
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Ubuntu Gnome creates ~/Videos, ~/Desktop and ~/Public every boot

My Ubuntu Gnome install creates the folders ~/Videos, ~/Desktop, and ~/Public on every boot. I do not need these folders and they are cluttering up my home directory. What program does this? How can I ...
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Remove Gnome from Ubuntu Gnome after switching to Cinnamon

I installed Cinnamon on top of Gnome in Ubuntu Gnome 13.10. I would like to remove the unnecessary parts of gnome, primarily the settings which show as duplicates with the cinnamon ones, making it ...
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ubuntu hangs after starting with issue Pointer to Flat Panel Invalid message

I am trying to install ubuntu 13.10 and i am having issues with the process. After i install when i restart i get the message, Pointer to Flat Panel Invalid message in dos screen and then gui loads ...
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Network manager applet in Gnome 3 .1X disappears when connected to the Internet

When using a wired connction to connect with the Internet, the network manager applet in the system status(tray) disappears. It comes back when the wired connection is disconnected.
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Hidden files wont stay hidden in Ubuntu Gnome

Whenever I open the Home folder, all the hidden files are displayed along with unhidden. I hit ctrl-h and they disappear, but are there visible again when I open Home again. I've tried de-selecting ...
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Create a shortcut key to toggle Airplane Mode On/Off

I want to create a shortcut key that toggles Airplane Mode On/Off, but do not know what command to use. To create a shortcut I go to Settings> Keyboard> Shortcuts and then specify a command to be run ...
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Gnome Application Folders

I have Ubuntu Gnome 13.10. In Gnome Activities under All Applications there is some folders containing apps. For example there is a folder called Utilities which containing Archive Manager, ...
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Install Gnome Software Center

I installed Ubuntu Gnome 13.10 and then upgraded the Gnome version to 3.10. But, all new apps in 3.10 such as Gnome Software Center, Maps, Weather etc are not included. So now, I wonder how to get and ...
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UbuntuGNOME uses other nautilus, how do I make it split the window into two using F3

I'm used to splitting windows usind F3 in ubuntu, but in ubuntu GNOME it does't work. How do I fix that? Thanks!
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Soft lockup when installing Ubuntu GNOME in virtual machine (Parallels OSX)

When installing Ubuntu GNOME 13.04 from an ISO in Parallels, I get the following error: BUG: soft lockup - CPU#0 stuck for 22s! This is shortly followed by another message: INFO: rcu_sched self ...
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Ubuntu Software Center and Updater not working [duplicate]

I'm using Ubuntu 13.04 Gnome 64-bit. The problem started when I downloaded and installed Clam AV packages (clamav and clamav-daemon). After that when I tried to remove them some problem occurred and ...
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How to disable the drop shadow effect at the edge of windows in Gnome Shell?

Here is: I try to find in gnome-tweak-tool, but I have no luck. I'm using Gnome Shell v3.8.3 on Ubuntu Gnome 13.04.
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Skype crashes saying problem with audio capture

I have a Lenovo Thinkpad E430. I have installed ubuntu gnome on it. I installed Skype 4.2.0.11 and it has never worked for me. Calling echo/sound testing service crashes saying problem with audio ...
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how can i move or arrange gnome shell extensions in the top bar?

http://i.stack.imgur.com/BAuaU.png my question regards the icons in the top right corner gpaste system monitor transmission indicator etc how can i arrange them in my own order, i want all the ...
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Close button is disabled in Ubuntu Gnome

I have recently installed Gnome environment on my Ubuntu 13.04 and I am new to Ubuntu. I don't know what went wrong with the close button but it does not work and gets disabled when I click on it. I ...
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Language indicator for docky

I'm using Ubuntu GNOME, and since (for now) the language indicator does not work, is there a way to add a language-indicator to Docky?
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When I am using Update Manager and Aptitude. I get this error. Ubuntu-Gnome 13.04 [duplicate]

I have Ubuntu-Gnome 13.04 operating system, When I use Update Manager , i get following error E:Encountered a section with no Package: header, E:Problem with MergeList ...
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ubuntu-gnome on mac

I would like to install ubuntu-gnome 13.04 which was released today on my macbook pro. However, unfortunately this version of ubuntu does not have and amd64+mac image. Should I just install the ...
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Gnome 3.8 (Ubuntu Gnome 13.04) won't start after boot. Where to look for logs of this kind?

Until yesterday everything was going alright on ubuntu gnome 13.04 with gnome 3.8 from gnome3-team ppa. Today I cannot log in again. After booting, it hangs on the blue desktop from GDM and nothing ...
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No login screen after boot

A strange problem happening after update. After I updated Ubuntu 12.10, I restarted. After boot, i realized that there isn't any login screen at all. I mean no login screen, just an Ubuntu background. ...
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Remove ubuntu-gnome-desktop?

I've recently installed ubuntu-gnome-desktop on my Ubuntu 12.10 32 bit system. It all worked, but now I would like to remove it again, since I like Unity better. This includes undoing all changes like ...
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Ugly/Inconsistent Theming in Ubuntu Gnome 12.10

Some applications are displaying really ugly widgets and menus. I think it's a GTK issue and perhaps more particularly, only applies to GTK2 apps but I'm not sure. The numerous questions on here that ...
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Ubuntu one not working on ubuntu gnome remix 12.10

I'm trying Ubuntu 12.10 gnome remix. How can I install U1 on it? It is possible?
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Is there a big difference between Ubuntu with GNOME Shell and Ubuntu GNOME Remix?

I want to try Ubuntu (tried different distro's many times before), but none were really to my liking. I always seem to be drawn to Ubuntu, thanks to the PPA's and software. What I don't like is Unity, ...
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What is Ubuntu GNOME Remix?

Is it a software, new distro or an addition to Ubuntu? How can I download it and install it.
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Will the upcoming “Gnomebuntu” be an official variant?

I have heard some things about Gnomebuntu which is to be a new Ubuntu variant, although that may not be its final name. There is an article at world of gnome, which describes it as a community ...