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What is the shortcut key in Ubuntu for accessing the top bar? (The one with "Applications", "Places", etc.)

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up vote 3 down vote accepted

Try ALT + F1.

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@OP: If you want to map it to "Windows" key, exec this in console: gconftool-2 --set /apps/metacity/global_keybindings/show_desktop --type string "Super_L". – whitequark Aug 23 '10 at 21:03
Dang, I've been looking for this shortcut for ages, and I've already been using ALT+F2 for ages, I should've figured it out. – TuxRug Aug 24 '10 at 4:56
I never knew this. Thanks! – Anthony Giorgio Aug 25 '10 at 13:17

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