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Using Ubuntu 12.04 in Gnome Classic session, the notify-OSD is replaced by this one in image below:


How to set notify-OSD as default again?

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You should uninstall notification-daemon, as notify-osd replaces it, however some apps might use notification-daemon first if it is available. More info at

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It has just worked, although I had to remove the package through the Synaptic. From the Ubuntu Software Center it would remove the fall-back mode as well. Thank you very much. – Alex Góes Fuhrmann Jun 27 '12 at 0:54

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