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Budgie Budgie is the flagship desktop of Solus Operating System. Designed from scratch with the modern user in mind, it focuses on simplicity and elegance. Features Tightly integrates with the GNOME stack, employing underlying technologies to offer an alternative desktop experience Built exclusively for desktop users. No mobile or tablet here! Gets ...


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Usually that is a problem with your monitor cable, not with the OS. Check to make sure your monitor cable is securely plugged in. If you are using a desktop computer, try using a different cable to connect your monitor to the computer.


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Technically speaking workspaces are referred to as viewports , a specific section of the extended desktop, with specific coordinates, for instance 0, 0 is the viewport 1 and 1366, 0 would be the one immediately to the right. It should be noted that CompizConfig Settings Manager has an option for "fixed" opening of a window on specific workspace, but one ...


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I solved the problem following these steps: Activated the proprietary Nvidia graphics driver instead of the nouveau open-source one. Unfortunately this made my Ubuntu fail to boot, so I had to follow these steps to get it to work: http://askubuntu.com/a/391608/281857 At this point Ubuntu was booting but there was still no launcher, top bar, etc. However I ...


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Usually the answer to this is by resetting dconf entries for unity: dconf reset -f /org/compiz/ setsid compiz This seems to be due to bug #1569357 on launchpad. Usually they also give a few remediations for the bug in the launchpad entry, and it only seems to happen with sddm (the simple desktop display manager) - it does not happen with lightdm. Using ...


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To quickly answer your question, as far as we know Unity desktop cannot be used in conjunction with xrdp. You have no other choices other than installing an alternate desktop environment. Xfce is one option we prefer to install mate-desktop as altnernate desktop. With Ubuntu 16.04, you can use mutiny feature of mate desktop to have something similar to ...


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This can be helpful to other people... In Ubuntu 16.04, adding the command about the alternate desktop in the .xsession file does not seem to work anymore. To be able to use xrdp and to connect to the alternate desktop you have installed; you need to edit the following file /etc/xrdp/startwm.sh If you have installed the mate desktop as alternate ...


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There is no official support in repository for Ubuntu 16.04 You can see it, if you click on the link https://packages.linuxdeepin.com/deepin/dists/ We'll have to install from source: https://github.com/linuxdeepin


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Yes, you can run it with --desktop to manage the desktop. pcmanfm --desktop For more info see: man pcmanfm. You can add it to startup applications or just take nautilus example below: $ more /etc/xdg/autostart/nautilus-autostart.desktop [Desktop Entry] Type=Application Name=Files Exec=nautilus -n OnlyShowIn=GNOME;Unity; AutostartCondition=GSettings ...



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