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Ever since the first preview release of Windows 10, I had been using the new Microsoft Edge as my primary web browser. Earlier this week, while writing the guide to enable Google search in Windows 10 taskbar search, I had to install Google Chrome des
by Cerin Last Updated May 29, 2017 16:02 PM How do you create a custom application launcher in Gnome Shell? I have a local Eclipse installation that I'd like to be to quickly launch
Relevant reading: What is the relationship between Unity, Gnome, Gnome 3, Compiz, Metacity, and LightDM? What kinds of desktop environments and shells are available? When installing packages (particularly those with graphical UIs) how do you determine which is fitting for your distribution? What is the default desktop environment for Ubuntu 13
The time and date formats in Ubuntu are controlled by the locale settings. First you need to find out the current locale being used to control your time and date settings. Open a terminal and enter the following command
Customize a menu command You can individually customize menu commands in the module. To customize a command: Choose View, Toolbars, Customize. Opening the Customize dialog box switches the menus into Edit mode, which enables you to customize commands
by Eric Last Updated March 12, 2017 01:02 AM When I log in Ubuntu, I would like all windows opened at previous session (terminal and Firefox mainly) to be re-opened automatically at the same size and position. How to proceed? Answers 10 For 11. 04 an
by Decio Lira Last Updated April 10, 2017 01:02 AM Every time I reboot my machine the brightness goes back to 100% in Gnome. I wish it would keep the last setting. Is there anyway? Answers 11 This is supposed to be configurable in the energy options,
How do I take a screenshot? press PrtScn = Windows captures the entire screen and copies it to the (invisible) clipboard. Note: On some notebooks you have to hold Fn and then press PrtScn instead. Where can I find that key? PrtScn ScrLk Pause Look fo
by iotrip Last Updated April 12, 2017 09:02 AM Just installed Ubuntu 12. 04, then I did sudo apt-get install gnome-shell and windows have only a close button, how can I enable minimize / maximize? The old gconf-editor doesn't seem to work cause it ha