Howto install Unity Tweak tool in ubuntu 13.04

    Unity Tweak tool is a settings manager for the unity desktop. The purpose of this document is provide users with a fast, simple and easy-to-use interface with to access many useful and little known features and settings of the desktop environment.

    Installation

    $sudo apt-get install unity-tweak-tool
    

    Once you install the tool you can search in dash bord to open the unity tweak tool.

    Speed up setup

    Disable Online Search and Shopping Suggestions

    When you search an application in Dash, it show few online suggestions – shopping and search options. This is really annoying and looks bad, when suggestions crop up into the Dash interface.

    Disabled Background blur

    1. Open the Unity Tweak Tool
    2. Click on the Launcher section
    3. Click on the Search tab
    4. Click the On/Off slider for Background blur to the Off position

    Disabled Web Apps

    To disable this feature, do the following:

    1. Open the Unity Tweak Tool
    2. Click on the Launcher section
    3. Click on the Web Apps tab
    4. Click the On/Off slider to the Off position

    Optional setup

    Enable Workspace switcher

    By default, the Workspace switcher (aka Pager) is set to off in Unity. To turn the Workspace switcher back on if you need, follow these steps:

    1. Open the Unity Tweak Tool
    2. Click on the Workspace Settings section
    3. Click the Workspace switcher On/Off slider to the On position

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