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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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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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265 views

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 ...