When I minimize a window the window disappears and I can't get it back

Asked by Steven Crissman on 2011-08-22

Whenever I minimize a window, the window disappears. If it is a window with audio, the audio continues, but I cannot bring the window back up

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Ubuntu gnome-panel Edit question
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Solved by:
actionparsnip
Solved:
2011-08-22
Last query:
2011-08-22
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2011-08-22

You have removed the windows list applet on your panel. You can right click the panel -> add item then readd the item. You can alternatively reset the panels to defaults using:

gconftool --recursive-unset /apps/panel && killall gnome-panel

Thanks actionparsnip, that solved my question.