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At present, it seems neither Firefox nor Open Office seem to be using the Indicator Applet Application Menu. Is there a work around/fix committed?

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up vote 6 down vote accepted

It's "known issue" -- support for OOo and XUL-based application (Firefox, Thunderbird...) is planned but not implemented yet and I think there's no workaround yet.

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Firefox (and by extension Thunderbird) should work for 11.04, based on excellent progress made by Chris Coulson in December. – Mark Shuttleworth Dec 21 '10 at 13:14

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