GNOME 3 Usage


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  • App List: Alt-F1
  • Command: Alt-F2
  • Switch Applications: Alt-Tab
  • Switch between same kind of Applications: Alt-`
  • System Tray: Super-M
  • Pre/Next Screen: Ctrl-Alt-UpArrow/DownArrow
  • Move current window to pre/next screen: Ctrl-Alt-Shift-UpArrow/DownArrow

Shrink height of the title bar

Edit the value of title_vertical_pad in /usr/share/themes/Adwaita/metacity-1/metacity-theme-3.xml

sudo sed -i “/title_vertical_pad/s/value="[0-9]{1,2}"/value="0"/g” /usr/share/themes/Adwaita/metacity-1/metacity-theme-3.xml

Then open command dialog with Alt-F2, and run r to refresh GNOME shell.

Input Method

When reinstall Ubuntu, there may be unfunctional items in the input method list. To remove them, use dconf-editor to revise the entry of org.gnome.desktop.input-sources.sources.