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

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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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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 annoying. ...
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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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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 http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2011/10/how-to-enable-ubuntus-...
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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, but ...
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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 ...
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Disable auto-hide for the global application menu in Unity [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can auto-hide for the application menu be turned off in Unity? In Ubuntu 11.04 auto-hide of global application menu was impossible to turn off, what about Ubuntu 11.10?
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How can I re-open the TrueCrypt window after it's been closed?

I installed TrueCrypt 7.1 Standard 64-bit on a fresh install of Ubuntu 11.10 64-bit. After finding the application in the dash I dragged it's icon onto the Unity launcher. I then clicked that icon ...
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How to detect if appmenu is active?

Is it possible to check from the application if its menu will be displayed in the window or in the panel (AppMenu)? I can of course check if the environment is Unity, but some people use AppMenu in ...
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How do I enable the globalmenu / appmenu on Xfce or LXDE?

I have tried various tricks I could find to install the global menu on Xfce and LXDE on the latest Oneiric, but nothing worked. Does anyone have an idea on how to do that? Thanks. Here's what I've ...
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Is there a quick easy way to access the command line for unity launchers? [closed]

I'd like to be able to access the command that is executed by launchers in Unity in a quick and easy way - something like a right-click entry. There are answers that are a bit more involved here and ...
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How to remove global menu from gnome shell?

Maybe asking my question in this way was incorrect. when I switch into Gnome session and use a theme that have a transparent dock, in top left of screen there is global-menu for nautilus. I edited ...
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Does XFCE4's panel support the indicator-application menu?

Does xfce4-panel currently have a support for global menu , not the gnome2-globalmenu project , but the indicator's appmenu , which runs well on gnome-panel. I installed gnome-panel on xubuntu , but ...
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Unity menu search doesn't find manually installed shortcut

Sequence of operations: install a GNOME menu shortcut. Click Windows to get the Unity search interface. Type in the first few characters of the shortcut name. Result: The installed shortcut does ...
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Why superuser don't have global menu integration? [closed]

In Unity, when running an application as a superuser, the menu is in the old-style. It's not integrated in the global menu. Why?
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How to create appmenu in using python3 and PyQt?

I am looking for a way to create appmenu indicator using python3.2 and pyqt4. Please help me.
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Is there any differences between Gnome-Global menu and Appmenu-indicator?

I'm wondering that is there any differences between Gnome-Global menu and Appmenu-indicator? Or are they just only one? Which one is still being developed?
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Does Opera work with the global application menu?

I’m curious… Is there a way to get Opera working with the global menu? That would be very nice if it could.
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Mikogo icon lancher? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I add applications to the launcher? I have convinced a few family members to switch to Ubuntu/Kubuntu, however they are half a country away (live in Canada) and I ...
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Application Menu for RubyMine

I noticed that there are some applications (e.g., RubyMine) that are not integrated with the Global Menu. For LibreOffice I've seen that there already are fixes. How do you make an app like ...
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Can Wine software use Unity Application Menu?

Wine applications which I used show menu under window top border. Is there any way to use global application menu in Wine applications? Will this function be available in next releases of Wine/appmenu ...
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Installing lo-menubar package for Libreoffice 3.4rc

I've had a problem installing the lo-menubar package (Unity integration for LibreOffice menubar). it seems that lo-menubar package has assumed 3.3.3 as default version of LibreOffice. But whenever I ...
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Application menu support for LibreOffice 3.4.1

I have installed LibreOffice 3.4.1. On the website it say that it has global menu support. This doesn't work. I have downloaded a newer version of the package lo-menubar which doesn't work either. ...
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How to get back the application menu for LibreOffice after an update?

I do not have the menu bar of LibreOffice in the top panel of my Unity desktop (the Global Menu functionality). Though I have installed lo-menubar. Those are the characteristics of my system: ...
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Menu and title don't line up in the top panel?

I got a little issue with title and menu in top panel. As you can see, the menu is a bit lower than the title. How can I fix it? Im using 11.04 with Unity. I've tried to modify in metacity-theme-...
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No global application menu for Aptana Studio 3

I installed Aptana 3 in ubuntu 11.04, unity and found the global menu integration is not proper. How can I have global menu support for Aptana ?
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Unity application menus and title bar issue with Wine applications

At the moment, I get two title bars for maximized applications which run through Wine. Is there a way to get rid of one of them (the "non-unity" one, obviously)? Is there a way to get the ...