The global application menu provides a menu indicator to put the menu inside the Unity panel.

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Only show a menu under Unity

We want our app Nitro to be more native on Ubuntu. We're going to do this by adding Unity quicklist support & appmenu support. Is it possible for the app to only utilize the app menu? If the user ...
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How to access “Applications” menu in Ubuntu Unity Desktop

I've installed Ubuntu 11.10 with the new Unity Desktop. I understand that I can access the classic "Applications" menu by switching to Gnome. However, I was wondering if it's possible to access the ...
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What is the status of locally integrated menus for 12.04?

How can I know the current development status of LIM (locally integrated menus). Can I install LIM in Precise Beta 2?. Thanks.
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Why doesn't LibreOffice work with the HUD?

So I have tried out a couple daily builds and beta 1, and love HUD. However, currently LibreOffice does not play nice with HUD and I was wondering if there was a way to make it work with HUD. Kinda ...
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Where is the menu configuration stored?

Recently did a reinstall with a new profile and I've just copied back over my Wine install. Everything works but I don't have menus for any of it. Does anybody know how to selectively copy back menu ...
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LibreOffice have global menu in 12.04? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Why isn't lo-menubar installed by default in LibreOffice? In 11.10 there was no global menu support for LibreOffice, I wanted to know if this was going to be fixed ...
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How to add options to the appmenu in Gnome Shell

It is possible to add "Minimize" and "Resize window" in the menu next to the activities button? Is there an app/extension for that? Or is it possible by editing a document? Now only show the close ...
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How to remove the menu in the top panel?

The old menu of Archive, Edit etc. is behind the gnome-shell panel and it's very annoying. How do I remove this menu in the top panel? I'm using Ubuntu 11.10 by the way. Here is the problem. I ...
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Xubuntu Applications Menu still shows deleted applications

I originally installed Ubuntu 11.10 on a 64 bit PC, then installed the Xubuntu Desktop. I deleted some applications and eventually the Gnome Desktop. The Xubuntu Applications Menu still shows ...
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Remove icons from menu

After upgrading to 11.10 a couple of days ago, icons appeared in the menu. Now of course I want to get rid of them. I searched on Google and it seems like they should have been there all the time but ...
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How can I show the application name in the panel?

I'm using GNOME Fallback Mode with Indicator applets in the panel, since they've recently been ported to GNOME 3. I installed the indicator-appmenu package and I'm using it on the GNOME Panel. ...
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How can I create an appmenu/DBusmenu using python? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to add support for the global menu to a python non-gtk, non-qt app? I want to add support for the indicator-appmenu to an application that is not written in one of ...
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How to permanently unhide the application menu? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can auto-hide for the application menu be turned off in Unity? Why is the application menu appears only on "mouse on"? How to disable autohide option for all programs?
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How can I re-enable the global menu in Firefox?

Until recently, Firefox on my machine used the standard Unity global menu. However, recently the menu is no longer global and, strangely, is centered. See this screenshot: firefox-globalmenu is ...
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How do I make my java app compatible with the unity global menu?

I like to develop in Java but also want compatibility with the global menu? Is there a way? Please help.
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How to add support for the global menu to a python non-gtk, non-qt app?

I'm looking for good documentation (an example, tutorial, or guide) on how to add global menu support to a non-gtk, non-qt application. (In gtk it works 'magically' for the main menu...). The ...
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How do I place a application list icon in the launcher?

If I click Dash and then the second tab (Search Applications), one of the items available is "Installed Applications". Is there anyway to put a quick link to this in the launcher? Basically a icon ...
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Mutter: Global menu integration

Is it possible to have Mutter merge the title bar of maximized windows and the panel, like happens with Compiz and Metacity? I want to try to replace Metacity with Mutter in Unity 2D, and so far it ...
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appmenu for other window managers/desktops

I'm looking for an AppMenu like this one for KDE to be used with GNOME or OpenBox or any other. It provides a app menu in one button on the titlebar. I have tried using KDE window manager in GNOME ...
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How do I enable global menu for Qt applications?

Is there a way to enable the global menu for Qt applications on Unity? By default they do not use it.
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Menu editor in Xubuntu - not Alacarte

how can I editting menu in Xfce/Xubuntu? I know Alacarte, but it has many Gnome dependencies. Next I know LXMenuEditor (from here), but I don´t know how can I create new menu categories, for example ...
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Which Java versions support global appmenu

yesterday after few updates (some of them in java) the Eclipse lose ability to move it's menu to the global-menu bar. I was try to remove/add different java from the ubuntu's repositories but it ...
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How can I move the System menu on the top bar to the left side?

I am left-handed. On the top bar, I need the System menu (and Logout, User Switch, Clock, Battery Status, etc) on the left side. And I need the global menu items as well as the window buttons (close, ...
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Pidgin menus don't show up, neither in the application or the global menu [closed]

I installed Pidgin as it has a great add-on for Office communicator that works really well... However I can't add any new contacts because there's no menu! I can open the "buddy list" and it shows my ...
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how to convert an application to .deb [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Simplest Debian Packaging Guide? I have downloaded an application from here http://projects.gnome.org/postr/ and extracted it on my desktop it runs fine if I go to the ...
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How to get menus in Unity-2D and XMonad? [closed]

I am running XMonad with Unity-2D on 11.10 on a dual-head configuration, similar to https://gist.github.com/1300108 and http://www.haskell.org/haskellwiki/Xmonad/Using_xmonad_in_Unity_2D As a ...
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Global menu hides window decorator from startup applications

I am using 11.10 with Unity. When I set e.g. thunderbird as startup application, it will start just after login, but it will be not maximized placed with its window decorators just beneath the global ...
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Drop down menus stop working every so often

Every so often drop down menus stop working in applications. This has happened in thunderbird and firefox. A quick fix is to restart the application.
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How to use Unity's global menu in GNOME Shell, if possible?

I was woundering is the is a way/possibility to use Unity's global menu with GNOME Shell on Ubuntu 11.10? It would be really nice to have it. Does anyone have an idea on how to make this real?
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application custom stock icons not working in ubuntu unity top panel menu (aka appmenu) (“Menus Have Icons” ON)

I recently noticed that in ubuntu unity the top menu of my apps does not show the (custom) icons I added to the gtk stock, but only the basic gtk stock icons. This happens only since the top menu is ...
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How do I get Liferea 1.8 RC to use the global application menu?

I just updated Liferea from 1.6 to 1.8 RC thru PPA. After the update Liferea disappeared from Unitys Global Message indicator in the top menu. Also there is no standalone icon in Unity. In Gnome ...
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application menu disappeared from several applications. how to get it back

application menus did disappear. not all applications. applications affected are for example: Gedit, Gimp, software center, Empathy applications not affected: Synaptic, Clementine, Libre Office. ...
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How to configure Thunderbird, remove Thunderbird from global appmenu e-mail icon

I am a frequent user of Ubuntu and recently upgraded from Lucid to Ubuntu 11.10. I was not able to properly configure Thunderbird, so I switched to Evolution. First of all what I want is smooth way ...
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Linux Distributive With Global Menu and UbuntuOne For Netbook [closed]

I like very much global menu in previous versions of Ubuntu. But Unity is too slow for my Eee PC. So now I am looking for some alternative Desktop Environments or Distributions where there is global ...
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How to get the old menu in Ubuntu 11.10 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I disable the global application menu? I recently upgraded to 11.10 from 10.04. After the upgrade, the menu is shifted to the top column, which is pretty ...
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Why does Unity become slow when switching between the Menus?

I have a big problem with Unity in terms of speed (I don't remember having this sort of problems with Gnome 2.x), my pc became slow when switching between the menus (in the same application). Using ...
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How to open “System > Administrator” -menu?

Ive come across many times to need to open the "System > Administrator" -menu, but I havo no clue how? I searched on google that youd need to press ALT + F1 + S, but nothing happens...
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How can I disable Chrome/ium's Wrench menu?

Chromium now supports Unity menu bar integration. Because I can use the menu by moving my mouse to the panel, I have no need for the wrench menu. Is there a way to disable it?
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How do I remove the application title from global application menu?

I've disabled the global application menu by removing 'indicator-appmenu' via apt. Unfortunately, the window title still appears on the panel bar whenever I mouse over the application. Does anyone ...
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Is it possible to use Unity's application menu with GNOME-Shell?

Despite many ppl. dislike the approach of Unity using its panel to show all the menus, I like it and would like to use it with GNOME-Shell. Is there any way to use it with GNOME-Shell?
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How do I disable the global application menu in Adobe Reader 9?

how to disable global menu in Adobe reader? the menu link not shown in global menu.
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How do I disable the app menu at the user level?

I'm Trying to disable the App Menu feature (which drops all applications menu to the top panel) on Ubuntu 11.10. Two solutions found up to now : sudo apt-get autoremove appmenu-gtk appmenu-gtk3 ...
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Application Indicator Extra MenuItem [closed]

i hope somebody could help me, i'm trying to understand the app-indicator and i'd like to know if i could make an indicator such as banshee (with scale and buttons right on the menu). i tried to use ...
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lost application menu 10.04 after upgrade

After upgrade of 10.04 netbook remix edition to kernel 2.6.32.35 generic I lost application menu and now I have a clean desktop without any icon and a top bar with those icons: show desktop, usual ...
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Add global menu / appmenu in xubuntu 11.10 64-bit (like mac/unity)?

I've been looking a lot for this, but I just can't get a global menu to get working on Xubuntu 11.10 64-bit. The best solution I've found is ...
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Can I make Eclipse use the Ubuntu global menu? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Menu missing in Lotus notes 8 and Eclipse in Unity I'm using Eclipse Indigo and I'd like for it to use the global menu, like all the other applications on my system. Is ...
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No programs or applications show up in dash [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Dash search gives no result There are no programs on the dash list (seacher on appmenu). Yesterday I logged into my account and I tried to find a particular program, ...
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Emacs Unity global app menu integration stopped working in 11.10

Emacs' Unity global app menu integration stopped working when I upgraded to 11.10. Anyone know how to get it working?
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How to fix font rendering (no anti-aliasing) in Unity global menu and search?

Since I've upgraded my system to Ubuntu 11.10, Unity's global menu and search are having font rendering problems (no anti-aliasing, bad font sizes). No problem in sub-menus. The font rendering ...
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How do you disable the global menu in digikam?

I use digikam which suffers from a bug that means the editor loses its menu after the first launch. In 11.04 I could disable the global menu for digikam by launching it with: APPMENU_DISPLAY_BOTH=1 ...