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I had a similar problem with two mirrored monitors. I solved it by changing the order of the monitors (Settings->Monitors).


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Just an idea: add Wikipedia (en) in firefox's list of search engines: go to https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Main_Page then click the small arrow in the search engines drop list and choose Add "Wikipedia (en)". Sorry this answer may only expand searches to Wikipedia (en) only, not to all English sources. If it works you could add the same way any other ...


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For 14.04: you can do this from the desktop. Open dash --> Applications tab (on bottom of dash, second icon) --> Filter results --> Type --> Dash Plugins Click on the plugin and select disable. I learned this from: http://www.webupd8.org/2013/10/how-to-disable-amazon-shopping.html


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I had this same problem. To fix it, I had to terminate the unity-scope-home and unity-scope-loader processes. ---Instructions--- First, get the process identification numbers for unity-scope-home and unity-scope-loader. pidof unity-scope-home pidof unity-scope-loader Then, terminate the processes. kill [PID for unity-scope-home] kill [PID for ...


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For find command it depends on the switches you provide for it, if no special search switches are issued it will do a general pattern match, as in part of the file/folder matches your search it will show up. for more info you can read in the link about the find command Find Command


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Like I mentioned in the comments, the best way is to figure out if something strange is found in the EXIF segment of the JPG file. There are several tools, including online tools, available to help you do this. I'll show you how to use an online tool. Click on this link: Online Tool To Inspect EXIF of a JPG. Click on the button Choose file and pick the ...


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I've just solved the problem relative to the photos. To locate the photos on the unity, those need to be imported into the "Shotwell Photo Manager". However, I still cannot see any application on the Unity. Do I need to add each app or customize it on a manager? Thank you very much


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actually, loggin out to guest session and reloggin back in as main user just fixed the issue, as I still dont really understand why... but before doing that i spent time trying the above command lines, that had no positive effect in my case. for sure a way to reset clean way these .desktop files, which clearly seemed to be the problem, would be appreciated, ...


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You can install preload by sudo apt-get install preload preload is an adaptive readahead daemon. It monitors applications that users run, and by analyzing this data, predicts what applications users might run, and fetches those binaries and their dependencies into memory for faster startup times. Tweak by compizconfig-settings-manager like : Disable ...


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Issues with the desktop file Taking the alacarte-made desktop file as a starting point (the other one has more issues), there are two lines which are almost certainly critical, and causing your desktop file to be refused by Dash and the Launcher: The Exec= line: Exec=/home/jantek/Instalki/Eclipse Java/eclipse/eclipse What you are actually trying to do ...


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As proposed by schkovich in his comment: Use Unity Tweak Tool: https://apps.ubuntu.com/cat/applications/unity-tweak-tool/ Open using starter after installation, choose "Search", and disable all sources you do not want.


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error reset is now deprecated this seems to be the new command "unity-tweak-tool --reset-unity" but dont this mesage is the last: g_settings_set_value: value for key 'visual-bell-type' in schema 'org.gnome.desktop.wm.preferences' is outside of valid range (something like this) so... i pressed Control+C to abort then the terminal crashed (the scroll bar ...


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Try resetting Compiz, as there may be some problem with it. Many time while trying diffrent desktop environment it also occurs. To reset all the Compiz settings (this includes all the plugins settings, etc.) to the default values, open a terminal (don't run it with ALT + F2! Generally while everything is fine the top panel and launcher gets disappear after ...


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I'd say the answer is no, not without so much work that it would outweigh the minor inconvenience of using Kupfer directly for the things it does well. As your examples do a great job of highlighting, it's a very useful app. Unity Dash is also useful, but its UI seems entirely oriented toward search, one-field search. (Modulo configurable filtering.) ...


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Dash can be slow, especially if the web scopes are on. Try disabling the web scopes gsettings set com.canonical.Unity.Lenses disabled-scopes "['more_suggestions-amazon.scope', 'more_suggestions-u1ms.scope', 'more_suggestions-populartracks.scope', 'music-musicstore.scope', 'more_suggestions-ebay.scope', 'more_suggestions-ubuntushop.scope', ...


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What is the critical issue in your .desktop file I tried your .desktop file replacing the Exec= command with another (simple and working) one and the file appears to be functional, and is not refused by Dash. It is a common misunderstanding that you can use the Exec= line of a .desktop file as if it were a terminal window. That is not the case; expanding ...



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