2
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1answer
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how to change Alt+Tab window highlight color in Unity 2D

i have Ubuntu 12.04, and i run unity 2D (so i can run all of my monitors with xinerama). a problem that i have is when i hit alt+tab, it highlights the new [active] window with a white border. ...
1
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0answers
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Unity-2d : change <super>+s in <super>+w unity-3d style with 1 workspace only [closed]

I found here the exact question i want to submit, that is : "I set /apps/metacity/general/num_workspaces to 1 using gconf-editor but when I do +s it still shows my workspace in the top left corner ...
4
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1answer
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Only 1 workspace in Unity 2D

I'm using Unity 2d. When I click on Workspaces, it zooms out, but the screen is black where the other 3 workspaces should be. When I try clicking in the black area, nothing happens.
3
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1answer
745 views

Change workspaces layout in Unity 2D

I was using a workspace layout or 1 row and 5 columns, but with the latest update of Unity 2d , now my 5 workspaces are splited in 2 rows. How should I revert the layout workspace back to 1 row? ...
0
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1answer
267 views

Workspaces Page Blue

When i go onto the workspaces page on Ubuntu 11.10 the background images on the 4 viewable workspaces are all blue. I can still see running programs on the workspaces page. When I change to the ...
0
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1answer
270 views

How to fix inconsistent number of rows in Unity-2D

In Unity-2D, I only have one row of workspaces when I switch with Ctrl+Alt+Arrow, but two when I hit Meta+S. Is there a way I can get two rows in both?
21
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3answers
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Is there a way I can completely disable workspaces and remove the icon from my Unity-2D panel?

My system is built around my 71 year old father (who is a recent, and very supportive Linux user now). He doesn't have any need for multiple desktops and I find that having too many things on the ...
5
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1answer
2k views

How can I make the workspace switcher in Unity 2D show more than one row of workspaces?

I recently upgraded from Ubuntu 10.10 to 11.04. Everything works well except the workspaces refuse to form more than one row and I'm use to working with a 2x2 grid. The dimensionality of the workspace ...
8
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5answers
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How to remove unity 2d workspace animation?

Unity 2d's workspace animation runs very slowly on my old graphics card. How do you disable them?
1
vote
4answers
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How to make Unity 2D workspace button trigger Compiz expo view mode?

I am using Unity 2D with Compiz. And I want the workspaces button to trigger the expo view mode in Compiz. Can anyone help me?
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4answers
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How to add multiple workspaces in Unity 2D?

In Unity 2D there isn't any multiple workspaces. How can add more than that 1?