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2answers
46 views

What are the risks if install a secondary desktop environment / interface on my ubuntu?

I know I can install different desktop UIs on Ubuntu, but I am concerned because I read that there are sometimes risks like when the config files for one desktop environment are corrupted or modified ...
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0answers
42 views

How do I switch between Xfce and unity?

How do I switch between Xfce and unity, after I installed Unity form the Software Center? I've looked online and experimented and failed to find a the answer for this. How do I switch from Xfce to ...
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0answers
223 views

Can't login to a non-guest user after switching window mangers in blackbox

I was trying out blackbox recently and accidentally switched the window manager, causing the system to be unusable. Thus, I rebooted and now at the login screen, I can type in my password to login and ...
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1answer
490 views

Running Compiz on Ubuntu-studio

I've installed Ubuntu Studio, and includes XFCE4. I've installed Compiz, but don't know how to use it. Can I use Compiz?
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3answers
846 views

Ubuntu one on Ubuntu studio 12.04?

I want to install ubuntu-one BUT any time i am trying there is no success! So, any help? Ubuntu studio 12.04 uses XFCE and nautilus as file manager. SO where is the problem? Thanks edit: Well, if i ...
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0answers
264 views

I have only 1 workspace, but in the settings it shows 4 as the number of workspaces that I have on Ubuntu Studio 12.04.

I am using Ubuntu Studio 12.04 with XFCE. I only have 1 workspace, but in the settings it shows 4 as the number of workspaces. I have try naming them, but nothing happen.
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5answers
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How do I set systemwide proxy servers in Xubuntu, Lubuntu or Ubuntu Studio?

I cannot find the settings anywhere do I have to set it through terminal through gconftools or is there some GUI present for it?
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1answer
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Can I use other Desktop environment in Ubuntu-Studio and exchange whenever I want?, Xfce to Unity & Vise

I have Ubuntu-studio 12.04 installed and I really want to have both Xfce and unity desktop, can I install both and use one of them when ever i want login? If so can you give me a little guide. Thanks ...
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1answer
439 views

Pen cursor in Xournal

I use Xournal to give lectures and do various other tasks. So far it's taken a little adjustment to write using my wacom tablet but it works fantastically. My only complaint is the cursor. Xournal ...
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2answers
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How to change Ubuntu Studio from XFCE to Gnome?

I have 12.04 Ubuntu Studio Installed at the moment. On removing a application called Terminal Emulator, I accidentally removed xfce too. As I am not very fond of xfce, I am OK with it as I can ...