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

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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 ...
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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 ...
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What happened to my menu Icons?

I have been using Natty for a month now and everything is running smoothly there is only one or two problems I have come across (on my Machine). This problem is as far as I can tell in relation to the ...
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Is there a way to install lo-menubar as per-user local extension?

I'm using multiple LibreOffice profiles; one for normal work, second for some pseudoheadless automation with vncserver and macros, like: soffice -calc ...
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PyGTK - events from gtk.Menu in Unity global menu

I have an GUI application written in PyGTK and need to read key-press/release events from application menu. For example, when pressing shift key and click on menu item, do something else, then ...
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Always show Global Menu? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can auto-hide for the application menu be turned off in Unity? Hi all, i was wondering if it's possible to have Global Menu always showing the full menu? At the moment, ...
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LibreOffice page preview problem [closed]

When the menu bar is enabled for LibreOffice, every time I click on the page preview, the program crash.
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What is the reason application menus in the top bar are hidden by default? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Why does Unity hide the menubar? Why are the application-specific menus in the top bar of unity hidden by default, and showing up when you hover over them? It seems to ...
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Why don't applications opened as root use global menu?

Why do applications like synaptic (and other that need root privilege) have their menus in the window instead of top panel? Is it going to change or will it stay like that to indicate that user is on ...
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Open the menus in Chromium with the alt+ shortcut [closed]

I have enabled the menu bar for Chromium from about:flags; but to open the file menu for example, it can't be done with alt + f as all apps. Is there a way to make it happens?
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How to restore the global application menu for Chromium Browser?

I lost it since I've added the daily updates PPA , and installed the progress bar for downloads. And now I've removed the Daily updates PPA, and installed Chromium from the software Center but Global ...
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Can I use the global application menu with AWN?

Is it possible to use the Global/Application menu GNOME applet with AWN?
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Application menu only on maximised windows?

I know that there is a way to disable global menu. I don't quite want this as I quite like (at least one thing about) global menu. I would like to know if there is a way of disabling global menu for ...
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Application menu with root owned windows?

How do I let root-owned windows use global menu? I already have the 'Title Bar Info' Compiz plug-in telling me that the window is root's, I don't want the existence of the menu bar telling me that ...
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Menu bar for Thunderbird

I installed 11.04 today and I seem to be missing the menu bar in Thunderbird. I don't have either the integrated menu bar in the top panel or any other menu option. Is this a bug or am I missing ...
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Why isn't lo-menubar installed by default in LibreOffice?

Will I face any problems by installing the lo-menubar to give libreoffice global menus in Natty? I'm wondering why it isn't installed by default. Are there stability problems or anything?
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Global application menus implemented for LibreOffice in stable release?

The Natty betas never implemented Global Menus for LibreOffice. Have Global Menus been implemented in the stable release of Natty?
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Show appmenu even when the top panel is not mouse overed [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can auto-hide for the application menu be turned off in Unity? I would like to know if there's any way i can keep the appmenu ( "File", "Edit", "help", etc ) displayed ...
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Using indicator-appmenu in maximized mode only

I like the mac like global-menu or appmenu whatever you call it. But I was wondering if there is a way that I use it only when I maximize the application window ?
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How to make global menu always shown on unmaximized window in unity? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Using indicator-appmenu in maximized mode only User don't need to hover top panel to see application menus. But if application maximized, user need to hover top panel to ...
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How Does Gnome Know Where To Categorize & Place Shortcuts In The Gnome Menu?

Coming from a Windows background, I'm used to being able to access global start menu shortcuts and user specific shortcuts in File Explorer, but the Gnome menu has me puzzled. When I navigate the ...
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How can I see the Monodevelop patch in bug#606470

https://bugs.launchpad.net/dbusmenu/+bug/606470/comments/3 Shows a patch which fixes the missing unity menu workaround. I'd like to see what this patch does so I can apply it to my MD trunk build ...
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Indicator applet - appmenu - crashes on startup [closed]

Basically, every time I log in, indicator appmenu crashes and needs to be reloaded. Is there any way to avoid this?
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Menubar hidden in all KDE apps [closed]

I am using Kubuntu 10.10 with Plasma-Netbook on my netbook. Somehow I messed up with window's settings and now the menubar (the one on top of the window, just below the titlebar, which has the File ...
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How do I add a system-wide menu item to the Applications menu?

I have manually installed a software to /opt and I wanted to add it to the Applications menu. Although Ubuntu makes it dead easy to add it to my user's menu, how do I add it system wide, so that all ...
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How to get OS X style App Menu?

How do I get the app menu to look like OSX? (Not the Global Menu, the menu items) I'm running Ubuntu 11.04 with the Classic Gnome desktop (not Unity).
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Item type in menu of Applications: “Application” or “Application in Terminal”?

I was wondering what is the difference between the two item type in menu of Applications: "Application" and "Application in Terminal"? What kinds of applications are specified as "Application" and ...
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How do I add Matlab to the main menu?

I was trying to add the installed matlab to the menu of Applications under Ubuntu 10.10. I clicked Gnome-Menu -> Preference -> Main Menu -> Programming -> New Item, where I input the Matlab file ...
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newly installed applications not shown in Application menu or panel

I just installed some application called wmgtemp that shows live CPU temperatures via Synaptic Package Manager in Ubuntu 10.10. But I cannot find it in Application menu or Add to Panel. How can I find ...
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Can auto-hide for the application menu be turned off in Unity?

Will there be a way to disable auto-hide behavior of global application menu in Unity. While I would prefer to have this behavior disabled by default (as it is bad UX), it looks like it's here to ...
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Make global application menu replace titlebar in gnome-panel

I am trying out Ubuntu 11.04, and one of my favourite features is the global application menu. I'm not a big fan of Unity, so I'm running the Classic Desktop. While the global application menu is here ...