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0answers
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just dash, activate just dash

Is it possible to activate only dash without whole launcher? Generally, am need command to launch unity 2d dash and make launcher. Is this possible? And is it possible to install unity 2d in 12.10?
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1answer
1k views

Unity bar doesn't hide

After switching the 'auto hide' function on and off under behaviour in appearance settings, the Unity bar doesn't automatically hide anymore! It's always visible at the left side! Here is a ...
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0answers
708 views

multiple monitors only work with unity 2d [closed]

The only way for me to get three monitors to work is to degrade down to Unity 2D with xinerama. When only one screen is up i.e. two monitors are working with twinview, I am able to use Unity 3D. I'd ...
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3answers
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Compiz in Precise 12.04 - Unity 2D [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I make Unity 2D launcher icons smaller? I'm looking to be able to tweak some things in Unity 2D. I have an older machine with a Celeron M 2.2GHz and only 2GB ...
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2answers
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Why is Unity 2D running so much faster on system with ATI 6770?

I'm new to Linux in general. I installed 11.10 the other day, and began enjoying. I've noticed, however, that when I choose "Ubuntu" from the login menu (vs "Ubuntu 2D), the system runs noticeably ...
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1answer
387 views

What does 'Use OpenGl' do under Unity 2D?

In Dconf, schema com.canonical.Unity2d has a key named 'use-opengl'. Under description it says 'Whether to render the graphics into an OpenGl viewport'. But does it make any changes on how the desktop ...
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1answer
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Display is wrong at startup until I click on “display” then it's fine? -dual montors Unity 2D

My display is wrong after it reboots. I then go to "displays" and without touching anything else it fixes itself. I then close out the "display" function and the resolutions are correct and the ...
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1answer
254 views

Unity 2D icons in upper-right, click-and-hold

I'm not sure if this is a bug or by design. I just recently installed a clean 11.10 (well, preserving my old home partition from 10.10). For the icons in the upper right (for me, Dropbox, Sound, ...
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1answer
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How to enable Unity 3D on an Nvidia Quadro 1000M

I'm running Ubuntu 11.10 on my laptop, which has a Nvidia Quadro 1000M graphics card. At login, I chose the 3D version of Ubuntu, but somehow my laptop doesn't support this and switches to Unity 2D ...