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Fix multiple launcher icon issue in Ubuntu unity

I’m so glad I found out how to fix this, because it’s an issue that just kept popping up every now and then.

The issue is this: for some applications, especially (but not necessarily) after upgrades, Unity somehow decides to spawn a new icon every time the app is launched. 421 more words


Tinkering with MakuluLinux Xfce

Makulinux is a distribution of the Linux operating system.   There are hundreds of distributions of Linux each offering a unique flavor of Linux.  Many distributions offer similar features and appearances while others differ by applications and tools offered with the distribution. 463 more words

Compiz Introduction and Demo Part 1/5: The Ubuntu Desktop

This is a short description of the current (Unity 7) Ubuntu Desktop structure.

To begin with, the Ubuntu desktop consists of three main programs (nux, compiz and unity) that interact with a fourth one: the well known X server. 903 more words


The Linux Series - My Manjaro Customization

Hey guys, Ryter here, and this video demonstrate some of the power of customization on Linux.

Commands to get the programs on your Linux Distro: 18 more words


How to speed up Ubuntu's Unity

On my notebook I am running Ubuntu 14.10 since Debian didn’t work with it at all – I guess drivers were missing. So I installed Ubuntu 14.10 on it and it works since then properly. 219 more words


Ubuntu workspaces problems

This is a compilation post, for workspaces problems as I’m tired of searching for solutions each time when this hits me (upgrades etc.). 276 more words


How do I make Unity launcher more responsive in AutoHide mode?

In System Settings, There is an option for increasing reveal sensitiviy. But this will not decrease the amount of Pressure needed to show the launcher. You can test this by slowly moving the cursor to the left edge and pushing it. 43 more words