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Unity 2D dash and launcher unable to install!

Ok. I tried installing ubuntu TV from This page. It said that my ubuntu 2D environment will be altered. Now when I choose Ubuntu 2D,I dont have a launcher. Everything is working except there is no ...
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Software center empty and no unistall button in dash

I have these two problems which I assume are related. What happens is that suddenly all the apps in software center are gone and in dash there is no 'uninstall' button, only the 'launch' one
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Finding Installed Software

Since I have not been able to open Dash Home in 12.04.4 see Dash Home will not open, I am hoping for a work-around. Is there another convenient way to open apps/programs without having to search ...
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How do I install 3rd party programs and make them appear in the Dash Home menu?

I just downloaded Sublime Text Editor, and I unpacked the tarball. However, now I want to make it searchable in the Dash Board menu, like all applications that are installed using the Ubuntu Software ...
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13.10 Can't see results from software center in dash

In 13.04 everything was ok but in 13.10 I don't see results from Software Center. I would like to install some apps using Dash but whatever I type I get no results (I select software center in sources ...
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Removing unwanted Unity-Lenses, Dash Plugins in Ubuntu 13.10 [duplicate]

How to remove unwanted lenses such as: Files Photo Music Video I think the Home and Applications Lenses are enough for me. And one more thing; in Ubuntu Software Centre > Categories > Themes & ...
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Software sources not showing in dash

I want to install spotify and therefor I need to find something called "Software sources". It should be found in dash. But I can only find Software center. In software center I can find "Software ...
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how can I fix? Error: Opening the cache

I'm new to Ubuntu.I installed the newest version two days ago. I used the Software Updater and when I restarted the computer the Dash and Launcher were missing. I tried reinstalling the OS, the dash ...
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I can't find any of my downloaded apps in the dash

I have just installed Ubuntu and have problems with finding any of the apps/programs that I have downloaded form the software center. When I search for them in the dashboard they are not there. I have ...
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Find application name

I'm looking for a way to find e.g. the command name for an application that does appear in the dash. More specifically: I installed the game Costume Quest (from the Double Fine Humble Bundle), and ...
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Missing icons on top panel, dashboard applications, launcher

So today I had trouble in an upgrade for Ubuntu when I accidentally shut down my laptop. I was able to log in and reset everything but I noticed that the icons on the top right panel are missing ...
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How to remove the Ubuntu Software Center Suggestions from the Dash

I want to remove the Ubuntu Software Center Suggestions from the Dash in Ubuntu 12.10. How to do that?
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Dash doesn't recognize that application is installed

I've installed Geary from the software center, but I can't launch it from the Dash nor did I manage to create an app icon on the Launcher. The Software center has no problem seeing that the app is ...
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How can I change the Software Centre prices to GBP?

The pricing in the Software Centre and in the Dash is in USD. I don't live in the USA so this is not relevent to me. Is it possible to change to GBP or even EUR?
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Software Center doesn't ask for a password anymore [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: No programs or applications show up in dash So, out of the blue, software-center stopped asking me for a password. It just runs, and then turns grey. Works fine as ...
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I lost all applications on Dash Home and Software Centers buffers, how to retrieve it? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Dash search gives no result I am using 12.04 in EeePC netbook. I keep on receiving a software update and installed it. This evening, as I try to open the Dash Home and ...
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Where do you set keywords for applications in order to get them to show up in software center and dash searches?

Exactly as the title states, what fields do you modify in order to return an app for specific search terms in dash and software-center? Is it keywords in the applications .desktop file? Something ...
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Ubuntu Dash not showing software results and Software Center freezing / not bringing up gksu prompt

I posted a video to Youtube, and I think the youtube description and/or video (a short desktop recording with me speaking) pretty much sum it up. http://youtu.be/EAnzrE1rqRs [description on video] ...
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How to hide one particular software from appearing in the Software Center & Dash

You may think that dosn't matter, but I realy want to use Ubuntu 12.04 without this program, Pornview, in Software center for personal reasons. Thus my question is, how do I hide a particular piece ...
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Put “Software Center” in Dash Home

I removed all the icons in the sidebar because I'd like it to act more like a taskbar than a program dock. However, I now find it annoying that I must type "Software Center" into the Dash search bar ...