Here's how you can speed up Ubuntu 12.10 by turning off unnecessary visual effects. 1. Open a terminal window. 2. Type in the following command then hit Enter. sudo apt-get install compizconfig-settings-manager 3. This will install the Compizconfig Settings Manager. 4. Start Compiz and go the Effects menu. 5. Turn off all these effects to speed up Ubuntu 12.10: Animations Fading Windows Window Decoration Blur Windows Water Effect Wobbly Windows
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