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I was checking my gmail for the first time on Firefox in Ubuntu 12.10 and a message popped up asking something like, do I want to install the gmail app? I clicked yes and it put a letter icon into the top right of my screen, I guess what you call the tray.

Anyway it turns out this app is completely useless and I now want to remove it, but I cant! I've looked under "Installed" within the Ubuntu software centre but it isn't there.

Help!

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Possible duplicate: How do I remove a website from Ubuntu's web applications? –  user25656 Feb 20 '13 at 4:01
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Run sudo apt-get remove unity-webapps-gmail

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That uninstalled something. But the icon is still in my tray. –  Elio Feb 20 '13 at 4:28
    
restart and check –  dedunumax Feb 20 '13 at 4:30
    
And yes I have restarted. –  Elio Feb 20 '13 at 4:33
    
What happen is it ok now ? –  dedunumax Feb 20 '13 at 4:37
    
No like I said the icon is still there. I can click on it to open Gmail - but it no longer has notifications. It's like it's only half uninstalled. –  Elio Feb 20 '13 at 4:44
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