> On Fri, Jul 22, 2016 at 11:43 AM, CrankyOldBugger <[hidden email] >> wrote:
>> A quick search found this possible solution:
>> http://askubuntu.com/questions/759150/launcher-menubar-and-window-borders-disappeared-in-ubuntu-16-04 >>
>> In summary,
>> 1. Type Alt-F10 and then open terminal from the menu that appears
>> 2. then type ccsm in to the terminal.
>> 3. in there search for unity plugin and enable it.
>> It asks several questions because enabling it conflicts with another.
>> After enabling it the Unity launcher and menu bar should appear.
> Yes i saw that and that did not fix it. unity is running just not working
How do you know it's running? If the Launcher and decorations aren't being drawn, it sounds very much like Compiz is
Check to see if there is a crash log for Compiz in /var/crash. If not, check ~/.xsession-errors and
~/.cache/upstart/unity7.log* for suspicious messages logged.