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    Im finally getting the hang of ubuntu and im loving it!! I just want to set up widgets similar to the vista side bar or the osx widets where you can go to the bottom and have a bunch of shortcuts to all your common programs. Is this even possible in ubuntu?

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    Linux Newbie Geeth's Avatar
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    Apr 2008
    Brisbane Aus
    It is possible. What your looking for is a dock program. I don't have the name of one handy.

    I just a quick looksy. Check this out

    Cairo Dock

    Page is in french, but you have pics to see what it looks like

    cairo-dock - Documentation Ubuntu Francophone
    Last edited by Geeth; 07-23-2008 at 04:52 AM. Reason: looked a little harder

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    Greece, Athens
    A very good dock is awn.

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