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Well, I recently installed Xubuntu 14.04 and every time I restart, the top panel disappears.

As a solution I found the following commands to make the panel reappears, but I have to run it in terminal every time I reboot:

xfce4-panel --quit
pkill xfconfd
rm -rf ~/.config/xfce4/panel
rm -rf ~/.config/xfce4/xfconf/xfce-perchannel-xml/xfce4-panel.xml
xfce4-panel

Is there any way to make this happen every time I reboot? The other options here didn't work to me.

If I run after restart only xfce4-panel it says:

xfce4-panel: there is already and instance running
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Did you try this askubuntu.com/a/359590/265974 ? –  TuKsn Jun 2 '14 at 10:51
    
Ty but didn't work sorry –  user287647 Jun 2 '14 at 10:56
    
Did the panel appears after reboot if you run xfce4-panel -r ? –  TuKsn Jun 2 '14 at 10:58
    
No, only if I run the first comands –  user287647 Jun 2 '14 at 11:01
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Can you clear your session cache after you run the commands to recreate the panel on reboot. Than try to reboot again. –  TuKsn Jun 2 '14 at 13:23

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I don't have much experience in this area, but you could try creating a script to run those commands in that order and setting it up to run a startup. You could also try going into your panel settings and unchecking the box labeled "Automatically show and hide the panel".

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Please explain, how to do that (see How do I write a good answer?). –  David Foerster Apr 10 at 0:16
    
How to create a script? I have no idea. –  It's Willem Apr 13 at 23:14

Run your working commands:

xfce4-panel --quit
pkill xfconfd
rm -rf ~/.config/xfce4/panel
rm -rf ~/.config/xfce4/xfconf/xfce-perchannel-xml/xfce4-panel.xml
xfce4-panel

then Clear your session cache

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