Gnome 3 Panels

Ubuntu 11.10 comes with two panels. One on bottom and one on top with the time widget in the middle. If you want to add new widgets or move something on the panels try pressing ALT while right-clicking something on the panel.

Gnome 3 Button Layout

in Ubuntu 11.10 all window buttons are aligned left and there seems no way to change this with a GUI tool. You can move the window buttons back to the right with the following command: gconftool-2 –set /apps/metacity/general/button_layout –type string “menu:minimize,maximize,close” After this your buttons are on the right side again. I didn’t have to …

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