I certainly like notifications in 12.04, but depending on the work I do they can be quite distracting.
Is there an official way or a tweak to temporarily deactivate notifications?
UPDATE: To clearify, I am looking for a way to do that in Unity.
I don't believe there's an official way, but it's easy enough to disable in the terminal (for presentations, etc.):
This is how I achieved it
Create a sh file called
Create another sh file and
You can disable popup notifications (the bubbles) graphically.
1. You can test if it's working trying to change audio level from keyboard.
2. Be sure that there aren't bubbles opened when you stop
Do the following
simply disable process
Stop Process : To stop popping up notifications
Continue Process : To continue popping up notifications