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I know that for an application to show up in the systray I have to add it to the list using this command:

gsettings set com.canonical.Unity.Panel systray-whitelist

followed by a list of the applications. How can I add Adobe Air applications like Tweetdeck to the list? I tried using:

gsettings set com.canonical.Unity.Panel systray-whitelist "['JavaEmbeddedFrame', 'Wine', 'Tucan', 'Skype', 'hp-systray', 'AdobeAir', 'Tweetdeck']"

but it doesn't work.

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I think $ gsettings set com.canonical.Unity.Panel systray-whitelist “['all']“ would work, but I don't want to allow all icons, only those in the list, until they get indicator support. – Nicolás S. May 1 '11 at 0:00
I use the way you quoted (and said that didn't work) and it works just fine. You have to logout to make it work , have you done that? If that's not the case, their name might not be the one you used , try looking at "alacarte" what their name is. – Chriskin May 1 '11 at 0:31
up vote 5 down vote accepted

Using TweetDeck (note the capital "D") worked for me, but I had to restart Unity first:

  • Hit Alt+F2, type unity and then hit Enter.
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This solved the problem. Thanks! – Nicolás S. May 1 '11 at 0:47
you don't need --replace – hasen May 1 '11 at 1:10

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