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Fili Wiese says: July 23, 2012 at 8:41 pm @dinu did you install a fresh copy? I used a solution that I happened to already have on my laptop on an exam. Working... The Cause This happens because you do not have 3D hardware acceleration. navigate here

Thanks a lot. Sign in to add this video to a playlist. If you want that Ubuntu look, you will need to install ubuntu-artwork. wethepenguins01 24,880 views 3:59 How to install GNOME 2 on Ubuntu 12.04 Precise Pangolin - Duration: 1:55. http://askubuntu.com/questions/146088/gnome-shell-installed-not-working-in-ubuntu-12-04

Ubuntu 12.04 Gnome Classic

I considered reverting to the last distribution with Gnome 2 but a friend suggested that I first check “Classic desktop for Ubuntu 14.04”. At the login screen in front of gnome selection i have ubuntu icon, only clasic gnome has gnome icon. Users don't think in terms of "apps" users think in terms of tasks. Then I tried LXDE, a light, good desktop for not-so-new computers but with some limitations, e.g.

anthias64 2014-05-15 19:51:24 UTC #5 Thanks, you're a star Let's see when the 'linux' community will fix thisa bug. Regards, Thewipe says: October 23, 2012 at 11:49 am Great post , i just need gnome classic and im happy ! Type in your password when prompt. cmcanulty says: Dec 15, 2012 at 08:37 I am running 121.04 classic and am having no luck tweaking it to also have the launcher and dash.

Hope this helps :-) Fili Wiese says: June 1, 2012 at 5:34 am Hello Carlos, That sounds really scary. Basically, the differences between the two used to be the tasking model - now they use the same tasking model. Former Google Search Quality. http://www.filiwiese.com/installing-gnome-on-ubuntu-12-04-precise-pangolin/ Only after watching this video I understood that this is not needed anymore as the number of active workspaces is dynamic to what you actually using.

I upgrade my Ubuntu 12.04 to 14.04 and remote client stop working: VNC Say something like : "No matching security types" or "No supported authentication methods!" Hmm. This provides a quick way to know which desktop environment you are logging into. earlier versions. I agree that they did a great job but I am happy enough with Gnome 3 on Ubuntu 12.04 so I will stick to this :) ys999x says: April 29, 2012

Install Gnome On Ubuntu

I started going down a really dark hole involving different Linux shells and some complicated program called Compwiz Configuration Manager. http://www.complete-concrete-concise.com/ubuntu-2/ubuntu-12-04/ubuntu-12-04-how-to-install-the-gnome-desktop I'm trying Unity again on the 12.04 LTS but on another machine I've been impressed by Kubuntu 12.04LTS which uses KDE and could be a happy refuge for Unity escapees. Ubuntu 12.04 Gnome Classic Published 04/30/12 SHOW ARCHIVED READER COMMENTS (9) Comments (9) April 30, 2012 MJ I've been using this for a month or two, and so far I found it better than Unity. Ubuntu-gnome-desktop How can i uninstall and reinstall?

Lubuntu, Xubuntu, etc). check over here Fili Wiese says: April 23, 2013 at 2:58 pm Hello Geo, If you upgrade to Ubuntu 13.04, then according to the Gnome PPA documentation you should be able to upgrade to Marc says: July 13, 2012 at 10:45 am Nice article! sethj 2014-10-22 17:17:25 UTC #10 You'll want to install Remmina: sudo apt-get install remmina storelyckan3 2014-11-26 15:56:21 UTC #11 dconf > desktop > gnome > Noway I cant find the word Gnome Ubuntu

This distinction may not exist if you are running some other distro or are running a different flavour of Ubuntu (e.g. jpas says: June 25, 2012 at 10:20 am and what I can do if i disabled the login at the start? novo says: December 10, 2012 at 9:07 am Hi, does shifting from unity to gnome 3 doesnt effect drivers? http://techese.net/ubuntu-12-04/ubuntu-12-04-ntp-not-working.html Gnome-Shell isn't an application you just load up, it's a desktop environment.

Allen Meyers says: November 9, 2012 at 9:03 pm I had a little difficulty due to my having automatic logon, but after you told me how to reverse process I now Loading... Then reboot and retest audio.

Then choose "recovery" then after in the recovery you need to make sure the drivers are installed for the GC settings>additional drivers Once that is done then log off (NOT SHUTDOWN)

Before you go, share this with others:EmailGoogleTwitterFacebookTumblrPinterestPocketRedditLinkedInTelegramWhatsAppLike this:Like Loading... At logon, just above your username, select cinnamon or gnome classic. ============================================================ Fix grub so stupid Windows is no longer the default. What I don't understand is that why when I choose Gnome in the login menu, I get Gnome Classic instead. Boris Epstein says: May 16, 2012 at 3:44 pm Thanks for the tips.

Ubuntu self is perfect for those who are happy with unity. It looks nice but so far has made me do in 3 clicks what I used to do in 1. which comes installed with it. weblink As-yet I've not found one. :S Fili Wiese says: July 23, 2012 at 8:39 pm @LRC good question, I am not sure.

For versions between gnome 3-4 up to 3-8 I don't know. Make sure 3D acceleration is enabled for this VM." I was running ubuntu inside a VirtualBox with the 3D acceleration disabled! =P A simple checkbox click in the VM configuration solved Kieran says: November 5, 2012 at 6:03 am Wow. sawa says: April 28, 2012 at 4:37 pm Is it possible by now to remove Unity safely?

If you installed gnome-shell instead of gnome, then you will also have to install gnome-terminal and gcc. (3) install the VirtualBox Guest Additions (4) shut down the machine (5) enable 3D As well, Ubuntu Desktop edition installed just fine and ran Unity3D. Then press the left mouse button and drag the mouse till the end of the command to highlight the whole command; then release the mouse button. Then press the middle mouse button or mouse wheel anywhere inside the Terminal.

However if you are interested in going back to a familiar environment, feel free to choose one of the two Gnome Classic options. If you want a true GNOME 2 experience (the same as in Ubuntu 10.04), then I suggest installing the MATE Desktop. Did you upgrade? leon 2015-04-24 04:11:14 UTC #15 Things have changed a bit - I just installed 14.04.02 and got the security problem stated above.

Essentially, if your graphics hardware is pre-2007, there is a good chance that you will not have the necessary hardware to run GNOME in 3D. If you are using Ubuntu 12.04 LTS (Precise Pangolin) or later, try this first: killall pulseaudio; rm -r ~/.config/pulse/* ; rm -r ~/.pulse*wait ten seconds, then run this: pulseaudio -k #1B. the HUD didn't suffice me much :( Every time I typed anything on it… it never showed me the desired result…I know that I have to be on the required page Missing these was the problem of SamAdams, if I understand correctly.

The Unity bar make me nervous, irritated; I can't look at it for one hour. Keyboard is working. I assure you it is there but there isn't any known fixes for this issue... One of the alternative desktops you can install is GNOME (or, more accurately, GNOME 3).

You can check the currently running kernel version by running this command: uname -rIf the ALSA driver version number in the Terminal output does NOT contain anything at all, please execute Plan to use it to learn Pythom 3.4.2; know nothing about Ubuntu or about Gnome.