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Icons not appearing next to custom categories in Main Menu [migrated]

Just installed LM 17 Qiana Cinnamon. Installing applications and have added some custom menus. These appear as in the ~/.local/share/desktop-directories folder and look like: [Desktop Entry] Comment= ...
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File browser window in the “Ubuntu Tour” has no menu bar. Is this real?

File browser window of new (14.04?) Ubuntu has no menu bar across the top like old one. Don't want to go backward. So it seems a bad idea to upgrade to the new Ubuntu. Or does the file browser ...
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Why does menu transparency mess up my notification area?

I used Unity Tweak Tool to set the menu to be transparent but now my notification area gets all confused after it changes: As you can see it looks like it's not clearing earlier images from the ...
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Can I make menus never dissaper?

When you start application menus (File, Edit, View, etc...) disappear and applications title replaces them. Can I disable this feature and make sure that menus never disappear?
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Pulling down on the title bar does not resize window?

Previous versions of Ubuntu had a neat feature where I could drag down the title bar (on the global menu) of any window to resize it (to get a smaller window), but I see that this feature is lacking ...
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Firefox-like Global Menu Integration

I'm using Ubuntu 14.04. The original Firefox integrate with Unity perfectly. I want to use Palemoon, but unfortunately, it has no integration with unity/global menu. I tried to look at the default ...
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How to disable autohide in global menu? [duplicate]

I am using the newest version of Ubuntu 14.04 and I like the global menu bar feature but I want the menus to always be visible not only when I hover my mouse over it. Is there a way to do that? ...
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Global Menu Bar wont refresh?

While the question itself may sound vague, basically what is happening is when I minimize an application (firefox for example) all the options as well as the option to minimize maximize or close stay ...
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How to display Google Chrome menu in Unity global menu [closed]

Is there a way to display the Google Chrome menu in the Unity global menu? For example, Firefox can do it through firefox-globalmenu. Is there a package google-chrome-globalmenu? I'm using ubuntu ...
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“Alias”es for Alt-F2

In the .bashrc file, one can add alias geditm = 'gedit --display=D1' For example, and then I can run "geditm" and have gedit open in display D1. I am curious if there is a way to give a similar ...
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Globalmenu doesn't work for some apps (Ubuntu 13.10)

After latest update of Ubuntu 13.10 global menu for some apps doesn't work. Global application menu bar is there but links doesn't work. All buttons that can be used are working, but global ...
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Getting a Global Menu on Xubuntu 13.10

How do I get a true global menu on Xubuntu or Ubuntu/Gnome 3 Classic 13.10? I don't want the Unity autohiding menu, just a horizontal global menu that lives in a toolbar on top of the screen. I know ...
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Menu Items unclickable in many software

The global menu items of many software in Ubuntu 13.10 are unclickable. Firefox menu items work fine, while GNOME Terminal global menu items are all unclickable except for "Change Profile" and "Set ...
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how to install global menu in gnome 3

How can I install gnome2 global menu? This one (from google) and not the one we taking here. Thanks.
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How to enable global menu for PhpStorm in 13.10

I've installed PhpStorm in /opt/phpstorm and after first run there is file ~./local/share/applications/jetbrains-phpstorm.desktop [Desktop Entry] Version=1.0 Type=Application Name=PhpStorm ...
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Is there an xfce globalmenu plugin for 13.10?

I'm running Ubuntu 13.10 on my netbook, and I've recently switched to xfce as unity was a bit to hefty on the processor. One of the features I liked about unity was the global menu in the top panel ...
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Global menu disabled in some apps

i have Ubuntu 13.10 and in some apps (transmission, Gimp) is menu visible but all items disabled, i can still access funcions with HUD, but menu just does not work. I have many PPAs added, what could ...
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emacs menu is not in the panel

I have installed emacs 24.3 in Ubuntu 13.10. And the emacs menu is not coming in the top panel instead just below it. My question is what need to be done to reslove this inconsitency.
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Where is the Gnome classic menu metadata?

After upgrading from 13.04 to 13.10 my Gnome menu (as in classic-menu-indicator) is missing all my customized entries. The .desktop files are all still in .local/share/applications but the metadata to ...
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How to enable global menu for a specific application?

Most of the time I find the global menu annoying but sometimes it is usefull in some programs that was maximized specifically the WEBAPPS in unity where there are no menus. So, are there anyway to ...
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Menu items greyed out

I installed Gnome 3.10 on Ubuntu 13.10. Just to try it. Later I decided to remove it and go beck to Unity. It took me a while to remove Gnome. After that I experience some issues: in some apps ...
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global menu not working on some apps like evince and nautilus

Global menu does not work on evince, nautilus, etc, how can I get it back to these apps which should be compatible with global menu.
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Why does my global menu freeze in Ubuntu 13.10?

When using Ubuntu 13.10 I often get my global menu frozen. For example if I scroll down on the volume icon (to lower the volume) the notification and the actual volume is modified 3 to 10 seconds ...
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Menu options for applications are all inactive

I recently upgraded to 13.10 and in trying to get some things worked out (e.g. wireless), I screwed up something and now the global menu options for all my applications are grayed out, e.g. I can't ...
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How do I completely remove the Global menu on Ubuntu 13.10?

I want to know how can I remove the Global menu bar completely. The old tweaks for 12.04 isn't work completely for all apps like the Terminal and Nautilus.
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Global menu is very sluggish in Ubuntu 13.10

Ever since my upgrade to 13.10 the global menu is very sluggish at times. And by this I mean that after clicking a menu it sometimes takes a while for the actual menu to show. I know there's an ...
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Disabling global menu for specific application in Saucy

There used to be a way to start an application with global menu disabled: Is it possible to make indicator-appmenu ignore a specific application? One needed to set the variable UBUNTU_MENUPROXY. ...
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Global menu not working in 13.10

After upgrading to 13.10 the global menu doesn't show for some applications like Terminal and Chrome. Is this a bug or is it normal? Thanks in advance.
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Files Manager Missing Window Frame/Global Menu

I'm using Ubuntu 13.04. Suddenly Files manager is missing Window Frame/Global Menu. I have checked other Application such as Gedit, Firefox aren't having this problem. I've tried resetting unity by ...
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Global menubar in Libreoffice 4.1 in Ubuntu 12.04

Is there any way to install lo-menubar for Libreoffice 4.1 installed from the official Libreoffice ppa in Ubuntu 12.04? Thanks in advance!
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Why Firefox menu button disappeared?

I'm using the latest stable Firefox under Ubuntu 13.04 x64. I disabled menu bar, because using the menu button is more comfortable for me. Until an update (around version 21 or 22) the button just ...
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Unity Global Menu Integration missing for some programs

First of All I'm using Ubuntu 13.04 and I don't remember this problem has ever been produced by the previous releases. Unity Global Menu Integration is missing not for all the applications but some ...
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Oversized menu icons? [closed]

Is it possible to fix BlueJ, python and IDLE above normal size icons in the main menu?
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Can I show the global menu on all displays?

Let's say I have a two monitor setup. I open Firefox on display #1. If I hover my mouse to select a menu item on display #1, the global menu will show. But if I hover the mouse to select a menu item ...
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Window screenshot with Unity Global Menu enabled

When I press Alt+PrtSc, it only shoots when I release Alt, so it gets a screenshot of the Global Menu. How do I get the screenshot of the window without disabling Global Menu?
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How to add Launcher to Global menu Bar

Im coming from linux Mint. I installed Ubuntu 13.04 but the first thing i noticed is that when I tried to add the launcher of terminal or other application it is not adding that launcher to Global ...
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Window button gone from global menu

As seen in the screenshot, the area will hold artefacts of what ever is put over it. I cant access x+- buttons. In this instance, I had been running google chrome and browsing reddit. I was ...
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How do I disable global menu for Libreoffice 4.0 in Ubuntu 12.04?

I'd like to disable global menu for Libreoffice 4.0 in Ubuntu 12.04 64-bit. The global menu for the others applications had already been disabled after removing appmenu-gtk3, appmenu-gtk or ...
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appmenu on Xubuntu 12.10

Is there anyone who succesfully managed to use an appmenu (what was once called Global Menu in Gnome 2.x) on Xubuntu 12.10? Before answering please note that I tried with xfapplet (which is no ...
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Global Menu broken for Gnome Applications after adding GNOME 3 PPA

After using the GNOME3 PPA to upgrade Nautilus , (I have been working with it for several days without problems), the Global Menu broke for all Gnome-application, like totem, gnome-terminaL, nautilus ...
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Global Menu for Komodo Edit/IDE in Ubuntu

Komodo IDE/Edit uses the same source as Firefox so if Firefox has Global Menu there must be a way to do the same for Komodo also. Please help
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Appmenu (Global menu) for Gnome Shell [closed]

Is there any one of you that can develop a global menu extension for gnome-shell, based on indicator-appmenu? Is it so difficult?
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Nautilus menu dissapeared

I did fresh install Ubuntu 12.10 64, I found that my nautilus menu (File, Edit, View) is suddenly disappeared whenever I want to click on it. But it will showed up whenever I hovered my mouse ...
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How to remove global menu from Chromium, Firefox?

sudo apt-get autoremove appmenu-gtk appmenu-gtk3 appmen or sudo apt-get autoremove appmenu-gtk appmenu-gtk3 appmenu-qt. I have used this command to remove the global menu in all installs of Unity. ...
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Why can't I use the HUD with libreoffice in Ubuntu 12.10? [closed]

I'm using Ubuntu 12.10 with the latest updates installed, and the global menu works in LibreOffice, even if it is a bit buggy. However, I can not use the HUD with LibreOffice. No matter what I search ...
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How can unity-panel-service be disabled?

From the unity-panel-service manpages: DESCRIPTION The unity-panel-service program is normally started automatically by the Unity shell (which gets started as a compiz module) and is ...
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Global menu and HUD suddenly broken [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Global menu not showing in Ubuntu 12.10 with Unity I've been using Ubuntu 12.04 for about three months now and I am very satisfied, it is highly usable and stable. Even ...
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Move firefox 13 menu bar to global menu bar in Unity

I am using Firefox 13 in Ubuntu 12.04. How can I access the Firefox 13 menu in Unity's global menu bar? I am using to the whole Firefox menu appearing when I hold down the Alt key.
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How to always show menu in Firefox?

How do I get the application menu to be placed inside the Firefox window? I'm running Ubuntu 11.10 and Firefox 12.0. I like Unity as a whole, but the Mac-style "globalmenu" idea provides bad ...
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Is it possible to disable auto hide in the global menu? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can auto-hide for the application menu be turned off in Unity? Is there a way to disable the global menu from automatically hiding in Unity? I would like if the menus ...