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Too expanded launcher icons on bottom panel in Ubuntu 14.04 Gnome Flashback (Metacity)

When I upgraded Ubuntu from 12.04 to 14.04 (through 12.10, 13.04, 13.10) my launcher (shortcut) icons on the bottom panel expanded (previously they occupied one fourth of panel, not one third). I ...
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how to put system tools into gnome3 panel

I'm sure it has been asked before, but I cannot find the solution. I started using Gnome3, and everything is great. But, system tools has been put in Applications. I want System to be a top level ...
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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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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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Is it possible to move the top activities bar of gnome shell to the bottom of the screen?

I have set up a normal user account in my computer as a guest account, which lots of my friends use. I love the gnome shell, and I set it as the desktop environment. The problem users of my computer ...
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2answers
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Remove Evolution integration from Gnome 3

I have just installed Gnome 3 for the first time, and I quite like it. However, there is one really annoying detail: Evolution. It's essentially a total, buggy clusterquack. I'd like to have it ...
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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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Missing Top/Bottom Panel in Gnome on Ubuntu 12.04

I am using Ubuntu 12.03 and the system recently installed some updates. Then I logged back in, the top and bottom panels (System, Time, etc) were missing from gnome. I thought it might be an issue ...
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203 views

Gnome 3 on 12.10 notification panel disables bottom of screen

I can't cilck on anything in the bottom 2cm of my screen, which I think is due to the Gnome notification panel - how can I disable this or stop it deactivating my screen?
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1answer
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Are dconf values for 'top-panel' and 'bottom-panel' used by Gnome Shell?

Gnome Shell 3.6.2 Ubuntu 12.10 64 bit /org/gnome/gnome-panel/layout/toplevels/bottom-panel has several options theoretically to customize the behavior of Gnome panels. I tried to set that the ...
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1answer
426 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
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How do I get back my suspend option in Gnome Shell?

With the new version of Gnome Shell in Ubuntu 12.10 they turned most peoples issue around by just displaying the shutdown option which becomes suspend on pressing Alt. How do I get back my beloved ...
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1answer
2k views

Temperature in Gnome 3 Panel

I'm looking for a way to show my CPU-temperature in the GNOME 3 Panel in Ubuntu 10.10. I found a Screen on extensions.gnome.org : Is there an applet or sth. like that? Thank you!
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1answer
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How can I add links/launchers icons to Gnome 3 panel?

I'm a Ubuntu 12.10 user, and I want to know how to place link icons in the Gnome 3 panel. Does anybody know how to solve this matter ? P.S.: In the Gnome panel I don't have the on/off button and the ...
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1answer
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How do I make the panel transparent in GNOME Classic mode?

Hi I don't know to make the top panel in Gnome classic transparent, I tried to right click then properties then change the transparency there but the indicator applet menu complete stays in the ...
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1answer
4k views

How to disable bottom panel/message tray in Gnome Shell 3.4?

Running Ubuntu 12.04 with Gnome Shell 3.4. After enabling Bottom panel extension (to remove annoying Message tray/bottom panel/hot-corner at the bottom; You know what I am talking about(: ), still a ...
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4answers
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How to restore unity after gnome-shell installation?

I Just installed gnome-shell in my 12.04 box and, unity disappears from the login screen. This is what I've done trying to fix: #Exec: unity --reset` Purge and install: indicator-session Set ...
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2answers
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How do I get a Mac-like Gnome panel/menu bar (which changes accordingly to the active window).

So in Firefox, I would have the top panel change to File Edit View ... etc and in Photoshop it would be File Edit Image Select ... etc. On top of that, this function would make those menu bars in ...
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5answers
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How can I move the top panel to the bottom in Gnome 3?

Is there a way to move the top panel to the bottom in Gnome 3? It is very annoying to have this panel at the top, because then I have to aim for the close button when I want to close a window. When ...
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1answer
194 views

my top menu consists of two bluetooth but no battery indicator

It looks as figure above. I right-click on the blank of topbar, but no any menu or configuration appears. In system settings -> power, I have turned 'Show battery status on menu bar' on('When ...
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1answer
256 views

persistent accidental icons on gnome (fallback) top panel

I accidentally dragged (twice) the "shut down" icon onto the top bar, and am not managing to get of them. I already tried: 1. pressing alt or alt+win and right clicked them (nothing happens) 2. ...
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1answer
237 views

Enlarging the right half of gnome-shell panel?

I have gnome-panel with various extensions installed. The right half is crammed so that many items are not displayed (I already removed volume, username, a11y, ...). Is there a way to make the items ...
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1answer
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How to delete a panel in the classic desktop?

I'm using 12.04 beta 2. I installed the classic desktop and I'm using the AWN dock. I tried right clicking on the bottom panel to delete it like you used to do in earlier versions, but nothing ...
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Gnome-shell: Bottom panel appearing in fullscreen [closed]

when playing a video (with mplayer, vlc player, a flash video in firefox) the lower panel will appear, if the bottom right edge is touched with the mouse. Can I deactivate this? Or is there a ...
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1answer
667 views

How to move all the indicators from buttom panel to top panel in GNOME 3.2.0?

I want to work with gnome 3.x instead of unity 3D, i find it more comfortable but the only thing missing for me it's all of the indicators which now located at the buttom panel in contrast to unity ...
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0answers
105 views

Weird menu overlapping with top panel in Gnome 3 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Problem with gnome3-shell (top taskbar) This just started the other day, months after my install. There is the menu list of a program (looks like it's the nautilus menu) ...
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1answer
152 views

looking for a Gnome panel applet which can open and close the dvd/cd tray

I am looking for a Gnome panel applet which can open and close the dvd/cd tray , I am on Ubuntu 11.04 and use Gnome Classic desktop environment. Thanks
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1answer
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How do I edit the classic menu indicator

I installed The classic menu indicator that can be installed from ppa:diesch/testing (some really cool packages there btw). Now I want to edit the main menu, reorganize some of the applications, make ...
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1answer
2k views

How to change fontsize for the panel text with gnome 3.2?

I don't have very good eyes. So I use a huge monitor. To get a sharp picture I use it in it's original resolution 1920 x 1200. THen I change the size of all fonts to about at least 150% the original ...
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4answers
3k views

How to remove clock from panel in gnome-shell?

How to remove clock from the top panel in gnome-shell?
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1answer
327 views

Nautilus with panel in Unity and without in Gnome Shell [closed]

There are a few question with this topic but i gioit a new twist to it: I want the panel integration of nautilis in Unity but not in Gnome Shell. Background: I'm in state of evaluating Gnome Shell, ...
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1answer
411 views

gnome shell doesn't read extensions

I tried installing extensions through gnome tweak tool, manually through the .local/share directory and also through ppa when I can but still can't see the extension on the panel. Any thoughts?
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Running programs are not displayed in the panel

My wifes computer is running ubuntu 10.04. Since several days the running programs are not displayed on the panel. With alt tab you can still switch between open programs. Any idea what happened?
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1answer
930 views

Gnome-Panel missing

I am using Ubuntu 11.10. I removed the new mac look to make ubuntu look like classic ubuntu of previous versions. After that only desktop is there. Rest everything is missing including panels. But ...
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2answers
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How to remove the panel on the right on my screen?

Since this morning, probably due to ubuntu or gnome-shell updates yesterday, I get this annoying panel on the right of my screen. It appears over my scrollbar, which makes it unusable. Has anybody ...
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1answer
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Why I Can't swap the windows on Window List at gnome panel after upgrading?

I am sorry but let me include an image for better explanation. I had been entered into Classic Mode. Sorry for my insufficient information. At 10.10, the 'boxes' can be swapped and in appearance ...
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2answers
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How can I get the taskbar to spread over multiple rows?

I use Ubuntu 10.10. When I have a lot of windows open, it's hard to read them in the taskbar because there's only room for a few characters of each window's title. How can I increase the number of ...
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2answers
1k views

Basic analogue clock for the GNOME panel?

Is there any way to get an analogue clock in the panel? I'm not interested in docks, only the the gnome panel, like recent versions of Mac OS support.
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5answers
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How to remove keyboard icon from keyboard layout indicator (to leave just the language abbr. alone)?

I'd like to remove a keyboard icon, so replacing "[###] USA" as keyboard layout indicator to just "En", an English or American flag, or "USA" at least. How can I achieve this? UPDATE: When I've ...
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1answer
481 views

alternate look for the GNOME main menu

On my desktop computer, the GNOME main menu on the panel has a different look: it's just one "Ubuntu logo" icon; clicking on it displays the "Applications" menu on top, with "Resources" and "System" ...
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How can I add the Network Manager Applet to the panel after removing?

In rearranging the panel, I removed the Network Manager Applet. I tried to add it back, but it doesn't show up in the list (Add To Panel). I can start it up and see it as a running process ...
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1answer
248 views

Where can I find the gnome applets scripts that I can look at them?

How can I see the code of gnome panels? for example view the code is executed When I click on shutdown button in the panel.
4
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1answer
552 views

How can I customize the gnome panels in Ubuntu NetBook edition?

I'm using Ubuntu Netbook edition, and I want to change the panel's layout (remove or move applets). But all applets are "locked" and I have no way to change that... Is there a way to make them ...
4
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3answers
899 views

How can I find out what is causing my gnome-panel to freeze? [closed]

About once a day my gnome-panel freezes (resulting in my thinking it is several hours earlier than it really is). How can I produce some sort of debug information to figure out what is causing the ...
5
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3answers
496 views

How do I add a program that must be run from within its own directory to the panel or main menu?

Some programs can only be run from within their own directories. If I go to System --> Preferences --> Main Menu --> Add Item and select the file, it will not work. Similarly, if I right ...
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1answer
737 views

Clock applet stops after login

I realized a second strange thing after upgrading from 8.04 LTS to 10.04. My (GNOME) panel contains the clock applet. This applet shows current date and time. The time is not upgraded after I start a ...