Quote Originally Posted by kaefert66014235 View Post
tried that already, created a new user and logged in with it, but it looks the same. I also removed most of the packages I installed through ppas but that also did not have any effect. I guess I will have to do a fresh install...
I imagine you already tried apt-get install ubuntu-desktop ?

Sometimes it helped to pull in needed dependencies for me.

Else, yes - a reinstall