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Old 01-30-2009, 03:51 AM   #1
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Unhappy Appearance Preferences Error ?

Hi I have Ubuntu 8.10

Today I found that when I want to enter the "Appearance Preferences" I get This Long error mesage first.. then i enter the Appearance Preferences
whats wrong?
Old 01-30-2009, 04:19 AM   #2
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Check your Gnome Settings Daemon(s) are running. Go to System--> Preferences--> Sessions.


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