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by wandering around I turned off the launcher on desk top how do I re-instate

Asked by Kath Brandwood on 2012-07-27

I am a new UBUNTU addict but in my wandering around to discover I turned off the launcher on the desktop and despite exhaustive searching cannot discover the way to reinstate it

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actionparsnip
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2012-07-30
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2012-07-30
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2012-07-27

If you mean the Unity launcher you probably just hid it. You can reset the settings with:

unity --reset

HTH

press ctrl + alt + t to get terminal and then type what actionparsnip say...

Kath Brandwood (gerrybnz) said : #3

On 28/07/2012 3:21 AM, marcobra (Marco Braida) wrote:
> Your question #204312 on unity in Ubuntu changed:
> https://answers.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/unity/+question/204312
>
> marcobra (Marco Braida) requested more information:
> press ctrl + alt + t to get terminal and then type what actionparsnip
> say...
>
any thanks all sorted now the problem was trying to get terminal
launched when you did not have the launcher!But the ctl - alt - t was
the answer. Must find out all the other magic hot keys !
Regards

@ Kath: I think you should marked the problem as solved.

Kath Brandwood (gerrybnz) said : #5

Thanks actionparsnip, that solved my question.