How to change unity launcher bar size on ubuntu 11.04(Natty)
First you need to install compizconfig-settings-manager using the following command
sudo apt-get install compizconfig-settings-manager
Default unity launch bar size as follows
You need to open compizconfig-settings-manager by clicking on the Apps Place enter compiz in search box
Once it opens you should see similar to the following screen here click on "ubuntu Unity Plugin"
Once it opens click on "Experimental" tab here you need to change the launcher icon size
After changing the size you should see similar to the following screen
In the beta version I saw text aside the icons. Where did that go? I find these tweaks to little. Where did all the other tweaks go?
I liked your tutorial, thanks 🙂
Excellent tutorial, it was very helpful. I use a 26 in monitor so you can imagine how unnecessarily large the Unity icons were. With this I’ve been able to reduce them to the minimum size.
it worked man thank u!
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there is some problem with but doesnt seem to work properly aftr that software was installed
On my webbook with 1024×600 screen, the icons are far too large, requiring scrolling to see even the basic list, but changing the value down to 32 or up to 64 in the compiz list has no effect on the icon size.(Edited)