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I am running Ubuntu 11.04 with unity, i just wonder why gnome-default-applications-properties only show me the evolution program. There was no customize option before?

Just would like to launch Google email from the messages indicator.


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The Gmail Notifier program integrates with the mail indicator very nicely. You can install through this command :

sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get install gm-notify

The open the gm-notify program to choose your settings. If you want to remove the evolution icon from the menu, please see this question.

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Thanks for your help. but this repository didnt seem to work for me. Where i can find some info? – Papachan Sep 4 '11 at 18:11
Oops, sorry. I totally forgot to add the link. It's there now. Hopefully you can successfully add the ppa. – Kris Harper Sep 4 '11 at 19:52
Oh excellent, they finally include it into the Universe Repository, just do a sudo apt-get install gm-notify and it install it ! thanks – Papachan Sep 5 '11 at 1:24

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