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Can auto-hide for the application menu be turned off in Unity?

In Unity, the menu bar for most applications appears on the top panel, on mouse-over. Additionally, one can use the keyboard to quickly access menu items by pressing alt and typing what you're looking for.

The mouse-over menu, however, hides some items. Is there any way to get these to be shown, all the time? (Is this bug?)

The only example I know of (and they're hard to discover, because you can't enumerate choices from the alt finder, and you can't easily see what's missing from the menu itself) is the entire "Format" menu in Thunderbird. It resides under Options → Format, or so claims the alt finder.

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marked as duplicate by Jorge Castro, Marco Ceppi May 9 '12 at 1:48

This question has been asked before and already has an answer. If those answers do not fully address your question, please ask a new question.

Duplicate fail. This is not a duplicate. I'm well aware of where the menu is, and as much as its position annoys me, that isn't what the question is about. I'm asking about menu items that should show up, but don't: they only appear when searching for them via alt. – Thanatos May 11 '12 at 5:14

In Unity it is called Global-menu.Application menu shows on the Unity panel instead of on the application window itself.If you want to disable it,please follow this answer.This should solve your problem

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