Take the 2-minute tour ×
Ask Ubuntu is a question and answer site for Ubuntu users and developers. It's 100% free, no registration required.

Can someone please tell how to attach the Unity Menu Applet back to the Gnome Panel?

share|improve this question
add comment

2 Answers

Not sure i understand correctly but... you can't. There is no gnome panel. It's all unity. In 11.10 the menu button is on the launcher by design. There's no "app for that" to change it. :)

share|improve this answer
    
Yes, but in 11.04, the Menu Applet was on the top panel by default, is there anyway to re-enable that design? –  user27326 Oct 14 '11 at 21:45
    
@Eric, that was unity 3.x. Unity 4.x (ubuntu 11.10) uses the launcher for launching the menu. There is no option to change that. Canonical decided so because many users failed to notice the button and got lost. –  alex Oct 14 '11 at 22:18
add comment

There is certainly a way to get rid of the Unity menu.

sudo aptitude install gnome-panel - followed by a log out/log in where you select the Gnome panel as your desktop should do the job for you. I heartily recommend it.

share|improve this answer
1  
I don't think that is what he wants. Using gnome 2 is a totally different thing. –  alex Oct 14 '11 at 22:16
add comment

Your Answer

 
discard

By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.