How to reset Unity configuration?

ehtan

Does anyone know how to reset Unity configuration to default values?

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jimlynch
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See this article:

HOW TO RESET UNITY, LAUNCHER ICONS OR COMPIZ IN UBUNTU
http://www.webupd8.org/2011/04/how-to-reset-unity-launcher-icons-or.html

"If you're using Unity and you want to reset Unity to its default settings, want to reset the Unity Launcher icons or you've changed some Compiz settings which have messed up Ubuntu and want to reset everything, here's how to do it.

Reset Unity
If you want to reset Unity (this will only reset the Unity settings in CompizConfig Settings Manager and leave the other CCSM settings intact), open a terminal (or press ALT + F2) and enter:

unity --reset"

stephenb
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There are a few different ways you can go about it. 

http://askubuntu.com/questions/17610/how-do-i-reset-my-unity-configuration

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