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While I can't provide a solution to fully quit Skype & Spotify from the dock, I can show you how to fully quite them both. Once you close the window, as you've seen, the program minimizes to the top bar. From there, you can quit them both. Spotify: Skype: If you have no Skype icon, run this command: sudo apt-get install sni-qt:i386 and then ...


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From Dash icon, it seems it's Ubuntu 12.04. Kindly follow these instructions: Install compizconfig-settings-manager if you haven't already. Run CompizConfig Settings Manager and navigate to the Unity plugin. In the Experimental Tab, change the Show Devices combobox to Never. Source: http://askubuntu.com/a/62015/163331


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Evolution isn't particularly light-weight, HOWEVER imho it's the best email program out there and you should be using it anyway. Evolution synchronizes your Google Calendar and you can see your next 5 appointments (or at least I currently see 5 appointments there, I don't know whether it only shows a maximum of 5 appointments but also with a time limit past ...


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When the problem persists, even after completely un-installing / re-installing, I am pretty sure you'll have one or more left-over local .desktop file(s) in ~/.local/share/applications, referring to Chrome. Local .desktop files are not removed when you re-install an application. Chrome is "famous" for creating user-specific .desktop files in ...


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The script below can be used to either add or remove items to the launcher, depending on the argument(s): #!/usr/bin/env python3 import subprocess import sys desktopfile = sys.argv[1] def current_launcher(): get_current = subprocess.check_output(["gsettings", "get", "com.canonical.Unity.Launcher", "favorites"]).decode("utf-8") return ...


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Assuming your title has the correct wording, here's how to get Unity back: Press Ctrl + Alt + F2 to enter TTY. From here, login with your username and password. Once the prompt appears, run sudo apt-get install unity. If you only somehow disabled Unity, this should get it working again: Press Ctrl + Alt + F2 to enter TTY. From here, login with your ...


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I am using a pretty smooth 14.04 on my samsung nc10 plus. maybe it will help you out on 12.04 too: First of all i deactivated the effects in unity using unity tweak tool and compiz config: sudo apt-get install unity-tweak-tool compizconfig-settings-manager I also set the swap usage to a more reasonable level: open sysctl.conf gksudo gedit ...


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I assume that you are using Nautilus, you have nothing else mention. Install the archive manager file-roller: sudo apt-get install --reinstall file-roller Press Alt+F2 enter unity and Return.


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Try using the Indicator Systemtray Unity (for Ubuntu 14.04 - 15.04): Indicator, when clicked, shows the tray. Also there is a display mode "separately from the indicator" - on top of the panel like a dock. To change the mode position: press the middle mouse button on the indicator. The horizontal position can be changed: scrolling over the indicator. ...



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