[ubuntu-uk] Lost desktop after messing with Compiz.....

scoundrel50a scoundrel50a at gmail.com
Wed Oct 19 11:22:18 UTC 2011

On 19/10/2011 12:02, Alan Pope wrote:
> On 19 October 2011 12:00, scoundrel50a<scoundrel50a at gmail.com>  wrote:
>> I was fiddling with compiz and decided to have a look at what the desktop
>> cube looks like. One of the options said something about turning off the
>> desktop. I stupidly pressed it, and now I have no desktop.....Please can
>> somebody help....I am running 11.10....
> Boot, press CTRL+ALT+F1 to get a console, login, type "unity --reset",
> wait a moment or two, press CTRL+ALT+F7 to switch to GUI, login.
> Al.
Brilliant, that worked, I was panicking that I would have to set up a 
new account again.....thank you so much...


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