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I installed a fresh ubuntu desktop 11.10 and in firefox there is no menu bar. I tried several things like

  • pressing the Alt key
  • F1-12
  • right click on a free space in the tab bar

but still no menu bar visible in firefox.

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up vote 7 down vote accepted

If you are not familiar with the "global menu" - most applications have their menu appear in the top of the screen.

Simply moving you mouse into this space should be enough to display the menu:

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cool, thank you! – O Neiric Dec 18 '11 at 17:37

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