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PyCharm Community Edition won't display in Ubuntu 18.04

I installed PyCharm Community Edition via Ubuntu Software Center, and when I try to open the application it indicates that PyCharm is open and I can see the window when I hover over the icon, but it ...
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Ubuntu 17.10 - what program to use for window position memory (maximized, X,Y positions)

CompizConfig doesn't seem to work anymore. I used ccsm to open terminal at a default size 80x20 and at (X100, Y1000) ~ is there an alernative to set default windows placement properties ...
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Shortcut for windows resizing and placement [duplicate]

I use two wide monitors for working and I find very useful using the edge screen for resizing and placing my windows (I just drag my windows to the left edge and it is resized and placed in the left ...
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What window managers remember window position?

What, if any WMs do remember window position (location, size, etc.)? (I know this is an opinionated topic so I'm only asking what WMs, not why or why not to do it :) ) If it matters, I'm running 16....
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Advanced window placement

TLDR I'm looking for a ubuntu replacement of windowpad I know window placement can be defined with Ctrl-Alt-Numpad# and Ctrl-Super-arrow But those are not sufficent. I do have CompizConfig > Cycle ...
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How to remap default unity window placement shortcuts [duplicate]

I'm using Google Docs quite often, and love the ability to change styles quickly by using Ctrl + Alt + NumPad shortcut. However, with Unity this system shortcut is already used for Window placement. ...
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How to move a window if titlebar is overlapped by Ubuntu menu [duplicate]

okey i know this is a duplicate of: How to move a window if titlebar is overlapped by Ubuntu menu but some smuck wouldn't let me comment, so i had to start a new question. all the proposed answers ...
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Place Compiz Static Application Switcher always on a certain monitor

variants of this question have been asked, namely, how to place the switcher on both monitors when using compiz and when using Unity, neither are possible from what I see. Having it on both monitors ...
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Windows “jumping” between monitors when scale plugin used

I have two monitors. I am very particular as to which window goes to which monitor (e.g. Firefox always on the left side; terminals on other workspaces always maximized on the left monitor; R graphics ...
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Window placement on two monitors in 12.04

I have two monitors and recently moved from 10.04 to 12.04. In 10.04, any new window was placed on the monitor that my mouse pointer was located, so if I wanted to have a terminal open on the left ...