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In my case following helps: # apt-get purge light-locker


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For the Exec key set the absolute path to the home directory instead of using the tilde (~) Per the freedesktop Desktop Entry Specification: The executable program can either be specified with its full path or with the name of the executable only. If no full path is provided the executable is looked up in the $PATH environment variable used by the ...


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By doing the above procedure , only the icon is gone . To actually stop it from running in background , double click on the icon and a window will open . Now close all the left over print jobs ( probably left over commands or unsuccessful print commands ) . Then the icon will be gone and the printing mechanism is actually closed .


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Cursor themes need to be placed in ~/.icons then they will show up in Settings -> Mouse and Touchpad -> Theme


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In most cases the following command should work: sudo apt-get purge xfconf xfce4-utils xfwm4 xfce4-session thunar xfdesktop4 exo-utils xfce4-panel xfce4-terminal sudo apt-get clean sudo apt-get autoclean sudo apt-get update If not, first get a list of packages installed by xfce. Run: dpkg --get-selections | grep xfce Look at the installed packages ...


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Fixed it. Apparently Whisker Menu Plugin wasn't correctly installed on my system. I followed the following instruction from this page to reinstall it correctly: $ sudo add-apt-repository ppa:gottcode/gcppa $ sudo apt-get update $ sudo apt-get install xfce4-whiskermenu-plugin $ xfce4-panel --restart


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I had almost the same problem. When the logon screen will be shown press Ctrl+Alt+F1. This will take you to TTY1. Login with your default credentials. Type in TTY1: sudo -s Then type: adduser username(Type whatever you want instead of username) Choose password and confirm it. Then go to GUI by pressing Ctrl+Alt+F7 Login with your new user. Go to System ...


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The problem was with easy installation of VMware. I built a new Virtual machine (without allowing VMware to install the OS on it's own) and installed the OS manually. After that adjusted the resolution. Now there is no display issue.


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Xubuntu uses gnome-screensaver. First, you must replace gnome-screensaver with xscreensaver. The tool that locks the screen on suspend uses xscreensaver. On top of that, if you use an external monitor with gnome-screensaver on a laptop, and lock the screen, it will be delayed in switching to the external monitor's resolution, or not do it all, unlike ...


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Whiskermenu has the xfce4-popup-whiskermenu command. Whiskermenu will pop up when you run this command. (I don't know how to assign a shortcut to the command in Unity.)


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install gnome-tweak-tool: sudo apt-get install gnome-tweak-tool select desktop, and toggle "show icons on desktop" to the off position.


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Yes there is, it is called pasystray sudo apt-get install pasystray press ALT + F2 and type pasystray to start it up. Next, you need to add the "notification area" to the xfce panel if not already added. Finally, you will see a speaker icon on the desktop panel. Click the icon to adjust the speaker. Go to startup applications and add it there to ...


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For pulseaudio there is module-switch-on-connect designed to switch the output sink to any new sink as soon as a connection was established. To test this module we can issue the following command in a terminal: pactl load-module module-switch-on-connect After restarting the pulseaudio server (pulseaudio -k) this module will be unloaded again. In case we ...


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It is possible in "Audio Mixser Plugin". Probably it is included in the xfce4-mixer package.


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I've also experienced this problem in a Sony VAIO using Elementary OS Freya 2.0 after downgrading my graphics stack due to 'drag and drop' and visual flikering issues. I solve this by using (from here): sudo apt-get install --install-recommends xserver-xorg And to solve the Touchpad Issue I've installed/reinstalled the Touchpad driver as mentioned by ...


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You don't need to do a complete removal to install Xubuntu desktop environment, if you want to refuse from Unity at all just do the following: sudo apt-get remove --purge ubuntu-desktop sudo apt-get remove --purge unity To do more thorough purge: sudo apt-get remove --purge unity* The last one might remove Nautilus too, xfce uses Thunar by default but ...


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You can try to install XFCE using the xubuntu-desktop package. Using, APT (the ubuntu package manager), you would do : apt-get install xubuntu-desktop But I would recommend you to do a fresh-install. If you want to create an USB stick with the Xubuntu iso you can use the dd command. dd is used to dump data from a block peripheral from another one, here ...


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you can add to panel the xfce4-mailwatch and configure the mailboxes. email-notification: (check if libnotify-bin is installed) properties>external programs>run on new messages: notify-send -i xfce-newmail "New email" "You have new email"


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I just realized the problem was caused by unmounting while a file on the disk still in use. I close the program that was using the file and problem was solved.


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Run your working commands: xfce4-panel --quit pkill xfconfd rm -rf ~/.config/xfce4/panel rm -rf ~/.config/xfce4/xfconf/xfce-perchannel-xml/xfce4-panel.xml xfce4-panel then Clear your session cache


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E.g. content of /.local/share/applications/PDF-Editor.desktop [Desktop Entry] Name=PDF-Editor Exec=env WINEPREFIX="/home/USER/.wine" wine C:\\windows\\command\\start.exe /Unix /home/USER/.wine/dosdevices/c:/users/Public/Start\ Menu/Programs/PDF-XChange\ PDF\ Viewer/PDF-Editor.lnk Type=Application StartupNotify=true ...


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In fact you can't and this is unfair to make a comparison or whatever decision using xrdp. Indeed xrdp is just an open source implementation of the Microsoft RDP protocol, and frankly it's still not mature enough to be stable. Moreover, every Desktop Environment has its own problem with xrdp, even unity. Problems range from keyboard layout differences , no ...



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