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Force Quit panel applet freezes Gnome

I have used the "force quit" panel applet for ages, with gnome and mate. But recently, (several months) when I am in gnome, the force quit applet freezes my system. The window appears saying press to ...
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Too much space between icons on the gnome panel in gnome fallback (compiz) Ubuntu 14.04

There's too much space between the icons on the gnome panel, in the fallback session, here's a screenshot. Is there anything I can do to solve this?
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gnome-panel crashed, and now won't load in GNOME Flashback (Metacity and Compiz)

I installed GNOME Flashback earlier today because I prefer the old interface. While surfing the web earlier, gnome-panel crashed. I thought it would be no big deal, but it didn't come back like I ...
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Gnome-panel and starter missing [duplicate]

I use Ubuntu 14.04 LTS with standard window manager Compiz. Now, after starting up and logging in normally, on the desktop there's no Gnome panel and no starter, just the desktop. When I double-click ...
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14.04 Trusty+Gnome: how do I add application icons onto the top panel? [duplicate]

Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Tahr, Gnome. How do I add application icons on the top panel? This is what I had on Precise: And this is what I have on Trusty: I tried icon dragging and the right click, ...
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How do I get Mint Menu in my Gnome Flashback panel in Ubuntu 14.04?

I tried installing the Mint Menu package following these instructions. However, when I get to the step of actually installing, I get these errors: $ sudo apt-get install mintmenu Reading package ...
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Missing top bar in Ubuntu 12.04

Im running Ubuntu 12.04, after a fresh OS install, i installed gnome-panel AKA gnome-fallback and i've been using it (GNOME Classic No Effects) without any problem... ...Until 2 days ago. I was ...
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1answer
238 views

How to combine two GNOME panels into one

I have GNOME with two panels: - top panel with menus (launcher); - bottom panel with taskbar. How can I combine this two panels into one?
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146 views

How to install global app menu in Gnome-Shell [duplicate]

I wanted to add a global menu (libappmenu.so in ubuntu, the "mac like menues on top panel") in gnome-shell. There have been a couple of nice contributions on this direction years ago, but I couldn't ...
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How to get third-party docks to work with Ubuntu Unity?

I'm using Ubuntu 13.10 with default Unity. I'd like to install another taskbar (dzen2) to be docked somewhere on the screen. I start it with 'dzen2 -dock' but the rest of the windows in Unity don't ...
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4answers
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remove top and bottom gnome panels in Ubuntu 12.04

Background : I developed a python desktop application which is run on the top of Ubuntu 12.04 and it is running in full screen mode. I used gnome-fallback as a Ubuntu Desktop. Question : My ...
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I accidentally changed the gnome panel background color, how can I change it back?

So I accidentally dragged an image onto the top bar and it changed the background to that image. I looked into the Appearance settings, changed themes, and the image is still there. Is there anyway to ...
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How can I add a right-click menu option to the Gnome 3 app menu panel to uninstall an application?

I want to add an option that is easily accessible to the Gnome 3 panel to Uninstall a program. Im not talking about just removing the icon. This would be the preferred way of doing it, or if nobody ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 (Gnome Classic [no effects]) panel problem

Using Edit Menus I create a new menu named Miscellaneous, assign an icon and add several items to it. When I add that menu to a panel with Add to Panel> Application Launcher, it appears without any ...
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Win+Alt+ Right click does not work in Ubuntu 13.10 Gnome fallback

The time widget has disappeared from panel and I want to add it again. As far as I remember I could do that by pressing Win+Alt and right click. But this does not work in Ubuntu 13.10 (Perhaps related ...
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How can I change the color of inactive icons in gnome shell panel (CSS code)?

(Disclaimer: I know there are much question about gnome shell panel customization. I've gone through each one of them and I do not think this one is a duplicate of any.) I am trying to enhance my ...
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902 views

Running Programs not showing in gnome fallback panel

Day before yesterday when booted my PC showed a dialogue box telling some applet is missing and it had two buttons 'dont delete' and 'delete', not sure what to do I clicked the close(X) button on the ...
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1answer
191 views

Wanda the fish for GNOME 3.8 ubuntu 13.04

Is there any way to install Wanda the Fish in GNOME 3.8 running on ubuntu 13.04?
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Gnome task bar - No menus visible

Gnome doesn't display any of the icons on the top right hand side of the taskbar i.e. the messaging, network,system tools etc. Please help me with that. There's an image link. Gnome: Unity:
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Deleted the folder /usr/share/icons/ and now all icons are 'white' for anything, how to change it to “gray”?

I deleted my folder /usr/share/icons/ and now every icon is a white icon no matter what it is. I kind of like it this way, but I want to modify this white icon so it's gray. Can this be done, and ...
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OAFIID:GNOME_FastUserSwitchApplet Error

I recently lost my GNOME desktop manager after uninstalling PulseAudio (see: GNOME/GDM not starting). After getting the desktop environment back up, I was presented with the following Error Message: ...
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1answer
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Removing gnome panel to the right on ubuntu 10.04

I accidentally added a panel by right clicking on the bottom tool bar and clicking add panel. I then tried to delete this, but, the option does not appear when right clicking. I have looked in ...
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GNOME panel buttons not working on with GNOME 3

I am running under Ubuntu 13.04, I installed GNOME 3.8 and working perfectly. However, I this superior bar where I can log out and see the sound, bluetooth and network settings, if I click on either ...
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Gnome 3 panel shrinking application indicators

today I added a couple of indicators to my gnome-shell panel, like Skype, weather and some sensors. The problem that I'm facing is that indicators that take a considerable amount of space, like the ...
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2answers
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How to remove this title bar off window from gnome-shell?

How can I remove this title-bar Ubuntu Start Page - Mozilla Firefox like thing off browser/window from gnome-shell?
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Keyboard shortcut to access Gnome Panel like Unity

In Unity the sortcut Alt + F10 allows to access the Unity Menu, including AppMenu and AppIndicators. Does Gnome Shell have a similar shortcut to manage the panel with the keyboard?
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Add icons to top panel Ubuntu 13.04 [duplicate]

How can I add icons to the top panel like dropbox, mail, wi-fi, etc. I'm using 13.04. EDIT: The given answer is about what applications when installed make a panel icon and not how to add a custom ...
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How to setup Awesome WM with GNOME services on arbitrary Ubuntu?

tl;dr Is there a generic guide to set up GNOME background services to work with Awesome WM on any Ubuntu? The official guide doesn't seem to have been updated since Ubuntu 11.10. Another guide is ...
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1answer
431 views

Removing folder shortcuts from gnome-panel

I am using 12.10, GNOME classic desktop. I believe the top bar (Applications/Places menus; wireless icon, sound volume icon, clock, Bluetooth icon, etc.) comes from gnome-panel, but I am not sure. ...
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How do I successfully remove Gnome Panels 12.04LTS? [duplicate]

So I have read many threads on various forums and tried all the prescribed key combinations to remove a panel. I have tried installing both dconf-editor and gconf-editor to change the key located ...
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1answer
432 views

Ubuntu 12.04 & Nvidia 304 Causes Two Gnome-Panel

I just upgraded from Nvidia-curent to the 304 experimental so that I could install Steam. The 304 package is working just as well as the current driver on my setup except that when I log in I get two ...
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877 views

Accidentally removed default gnome panel applications

I accidentally removed the default Gnome panel menu on the top right (containing clock, mail, volume and shutdown options). After, I tried to get the menu back by adding some apps but that did not ...
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1answer
418 views

Show/hide the top panel with a keybind?

I'm using a computer with very little screen space available. I'd like to be able to hide the top panel on a keypress while I work so I can grab a little extra room for the window I'm using. Is there ...
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1answer
4k views

how to change gnome 3.2.6 panel background color

I am using ubunut 12.10 with gnome-shell 3.6.2 . I want to change the background color of the panel appearing top of the screen. I am currently using following theme as described in Tweak ...
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Ubuntu 12.10 + Gnome 3 = Keyboard Layout Indicator is not working!

I have two keyboard layouts, but keyboard layout indicator is only visible on login screen. After I login to system, I could not see it anymore! My problem is almost the same as following: Question ...
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1answer
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Use command line to add application to gnome classic panel?

How can I add an application shortcut to a panel in gnome-classic, using the command line? I used dconf watch / to see what was happening when I did it by hand, but when I try reproducing that ...
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Edit Places in Gnome3 [closed]

EDIT: This is a bug, read @jason's answer I try to customize the Places panel in Gnome3, but both move and remove options are grayed out. Also, I want to add folders to Places (NOT as bookmarks), but ...
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1answer
119 views

How do I hide panel handles (“hide buttons”) in Gnome?

I am running 11.04 and sometimes I need to take a screenshot of a full-screen application - and the Gnome panels on top and bottom are usually in the way. So, I can click the "hide buttons" (panel ...
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1answer
916 views

How to setup extended desktop to untilize 12 monitors?

We have a 12 monitor setup and we're trying to make the GNOME panel display across all the monitors. But we don't know where to start. How can we use this 4x3 setup to use the full combined ...
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311 views

Installed Gnome but I don't want gnome 3 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to revert to GNOME Classic? I installed gnome because I liked the old gnome, but I installed Gnome 3, and even when I go into gnome classic, I can't right click the ...
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12.04 Gnome Classic Launcher Icons on Gnome panel, size and spacing

I've been searching the forums and google for a while and nothing seems to work. I have a top and bottom panel in ubuntu 12.04 gnome classic using the default ambiance theme. My top panel has all my ...
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1answer
1k views

How to delete the last gnome panel?

How do i get rid of the last panel in Classic Gnome session in 12.04? I couldn't find any way for Precise.
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1answer
132 views

How to blend in gnome-panel? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to revert to GNOME Classic? I'm on Ubuntu 12.04, and I'm not a big fan of Unity, although I'm not a big fan of downgrading either.. So I've installed gnome-panel to ...
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1answer
448 views

When starting or log off/on, add'l panels show and some panel applets are duplicated

After upgrading to 12.04 Gnome Classic amd64,every time I log on a new additional blank panel appears on the top and bottom panels - which I delete every time. In addition, the default panel applets ...
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132 views

no background in second screen (separate X screen) [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: When starting or log off/on, add'l panels show and some panel applets are duplicated After upgrading to 12.04 Gnome Classic amd64, the second screen is pure white. ...
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1answer
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With Xmonad / GNOME, switch gnome-panel between monitors

I'm using gnome with Xmonad as my window manager on Ubuntu 11.10. When I use a external monitor with my laptop, extending the desktop with either nvidia-settings or disper, the gnome-panels (Top bar ...
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Gedit tries to open everything!

I am having a huge problem. Whenever i try to open a file gedit tries to open it. For example I download something with firefox, i click on the file to open it and gedit opens! Even in when I want to ...
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1answer
2k views

How do I change the Super-Alt-RightClick combination for the panel edit menu in Gnome Classic?

I can use Super-Alt-RightClick on the Gnome panel in Gnome Classic (Ubuntu 12.04) and this gives the edit menu (Add to Panel, Properties, etc...). How can I change this? I would like to either change ...
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1answer
632 views

Is it possible set gnome 3 fallback panel font

Is it possible to use a font for the gnome panel which isn't the default font. I tried to define the font inside a gnome theme but that doesn't chnge anything and if i write something like : ...
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1answer
373 views

Why won't the application menu appear in Gnome Panel?

In Gnome Fallback mode, the application launcher menu that is supposed to be in the top left corner is missing. Here's a picture: How do I get that menu to appear?