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In 13.10 Saucy Salamander, the setting is org.gnome.nautilus.desktop -> background-fade, can be disabled using dconf-editor (Hit Ctrl+F to find it). You don't need to log out or restart something.
You can use the Unity-Tweak tool, or another route you can go is to use "Ubuntu 2D" when you log in. This is especially great for computers that are of an older age that cannot run 3D objects very well such as the Ubuntu Dash. Ubunru 2D will not have most of the animations, or at least it doesn't in 12.04 LTS Precise. Though if your not satisfied with the ...
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