Disable Advertisements in Ubuntu 14.04 Dash Results

As you’ve probably already noticed, Ubuntu shows Amazon ads in Unity Dash search results. Here is the quick guide how to disable it in Ubuntu.

First open System Setting on the Launcher, then click Security & Privacy.


Under Search tab, turn off “When searching in the dash: Include online search results”


Just so easy!

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ml is a part time stay-at-home dad who've been using Ubuntu Desktop for a few years. He writes in the free time and wishes to share some useful tips with Ubuntu beginners and lovers.