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Ever since I created a Ubuntu One account, the top bar has had the little Ubuntu One cloud icon in it. I prefer not to have very many icons in the top bar, and since Ubuntu One is easy to access, I want to remove it. Is there any way I can do this?

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If you don't want the indicator to show up, you can uninstall the indicator-sync package, and stop the indicator-sync-service process from running.

Note that it is a system indicator, and other applications, such as dropbox, may use it in the future to show information about sync status, and to interact with them.

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Since Ubuntu One has stopped being developed, you can simply just remove it (and everything that has to do with it) with

sudo apt-get remove ubuntuone-*

That will also remove the indicator.

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