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How to use firefox in fullscreen mode in gnome-shell? When I switch it to fullscreen I'm unable to use gnome-shell. Unable to launch activities(top left corner) and tray (bottom-right corner). Why does it happen? What's the purpose of fullscreen then?

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"What's the purpose of fullscreen then?" That precisely. –  Uri Herrera Oct 20 '12 at 5:52
I want to use firefox fullscreen. It doesn't work in gnome-shell. If you don't need this function it doesn't mean it shouldn't work. So yes, another bug in "beloved" ubuntu. –  user73331 Oct 20 '12 at 8:55
The purpose of fullscreen is that of you not using anything else but the software in question. –  Uri Herrera Oct 20 '12 at 22:05
But it doesn't mean to be unable to use the desktop environment itself(the panels, launchers, tray), right? –  user73331 Oct 23 '12 at 5:47
Yes, it does. If you want to use the desktop environment, exit fullscreen. –  Victor Jan 11 '13 at 0:20
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