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DockBarX autostart breaks shutdown menus

Since I installed DockBarX in Ubuntu 14.04, I am unable to access the shutdown menus (shutdown, log-out, lock, et cetera) from the top-right gear-like menu. I can click on it, but nothing happens. If ...
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how to get dockbarx previews in xfce panel without compiz

A lot of questions have been covered here about getting dockbarx previews working in xfce with compiz but I'd like to get previews working using the xfwm standard compositing to keep things ...
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Is there a Gnome applet similar to the Windows 7 dock with ungroup option?

I'm looking for taskbar that works similar to the one found in win7 and it's not unity:) Dockbarx is very close to what I'm looking for but it does not have ungroup option. Is there any gnome applet ...
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Why isn't DockBarX in the official repositories?

Why isn't DockBarX in the official repositories? (I am aware of the existence of PPAs.)
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Lost the system tray-bar and side panel dockbar disappears when touched

I have complete confidence that this problem will be resolved by restarting, however, it seems very odd that it should disappear randomly during my session. To put it simply, I've lost the top ...
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how to put dash button on dockbarx

Im new in Ubuntu so I need help from pros I like the dash feature but i don't like the unity launcher how can i make a dash button on "DOCKBARX" ADDITION: how to remove the unity launcher
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How can I remove the unity launcher, but keep the dash home menu? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I remove the Unity launcher? Is it possible to remove the Unity launcher? I've replaced it with a different launcher (dockbarX) however I would like to keep the ...
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DockbarX/AWN Preview is empty

I'm using the following components in Xubuntu 11.10: AWN (0.4.1) DockbarX (0.48) awn-applet-dockbarx (0.48) I activated the "DockbarX previews" in the "DockbarX Preferences". However the previews ...
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How to run dockbarx under unity and GNOME-Shell?

I have installed dockbarx manually from gnome-look, but I can't start it when I search for it in the dash; I only see dockbarx preference. So how do I run it and autostart(add to startup) it when ...
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How do I install dockbarx? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to install dockbarx How do I install dockbarx on Ubuntu 11.10? When I am going to install it says: dockbarx : Depends: python-gnomeapplet but it is not installable ...
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Why is DockBarX so static? Could You make it more dynamic? [closed]

I would like to see the dock acting dynamically. I would like Ubuntu to put me, in the dock, the icons of programs that I use most frequently, in descending order of use. My computer, and ALL computer ...
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DockbarX: Adding more buttons eg main menu or shutdown

How might I add a shutdown button in DockBarX? I see from the below image (from http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2011/02/window-switcher-dockbarx-adds-media-player-buttons-dock-helpers/) that I seem to ...
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How to preview windows of a specific application in Unity?

I would like in Unity, to see a preview of the open windows of a specific application. Just like Linux DockbarX (or windows 7). Motivation example: When I have several windows open of the same ...
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How to add dockbarx (gnome) panel applet to unity panel?

just would like to know if that would be possible because i get used to it in gnome, but would like to use unity, not gnome because unity is more stable on my thinkpad x220. Thanks!
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DockbarX Applet not loading

I used to have dockbarX applet installed on my gnome panel. However one day when I login in I got a error message which can be seen in the screenshot below. So I removed it, and then tried adding it ...
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DockbarX inside AWN, preview window shifted on dual-screen after shifting from single-screen

I've been running dockbarx in AWN for sometime now. I started using dual-screens and started seeing a problem with the window preview. When I hover over the dockbarx icon to see the preview it appears ...
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AWN displaying window icons even when Display Launchers Only selected [closed]

I'm using AWN with the DockbarX applet.I have Display Launchers Only checked in the awn dock properties, but I'm still getting window icons displaying for certain apps when they're open. Any ideas? ...
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Looking for information about upcoming dockbarx releases

I posted a question a while back asking about turning off grouping in Dockbarx. Someone left a comment indicating that it was being worked on and would be available in the next release, but that ...
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can I turn off window grouping with dockbarx?

Is there any way to turn off window grouping with dockbarx? I use the Prism app to create standalone windows for gmail, my corporate webmail, and a few other sites. Because they all use Prism, instead ...
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Is it possible to hide drag handles in non-expanded gnome panel?

I've just started using DockBarX in place of AWN, and I'm liking the simplicity of it. The one thing I've found that irritates me is the visible drag handles in the panel. (My awn setup had no ...
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Window preview is not working in DockbarX

I have installed dockbarx using an article at omgubuntu. http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2010/12/new-look-dockbarx-hits-ppa/. The problem is that the window preview feature is not working. UPDATE: While ...