3
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1answer
316 views

Countdown applet, capable of counting down long periods of time?

I want to add an applet to my panel, which would count down time for one event in the near future - ~12 days from today. Standard timer-applet does not work - it is not possible to set timer to more ...
0
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1answer
181 views

My dropbox and network indicators moved to the bottom panel

I log in and now my Dropbox and network indicators are on the bottom panel just right of center. Instead of the top panel just left of the time. I do not know why they moved or how to put them back. ...
2
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1answer
973 views

How to restore deleted panel on desktop

I had two panels. One panel contains "Applications", "Places", "System", time and date, Gnome network manager icon, and sound icon. The other panel contains different workspaces, the windows of ...
0
votes
1answer
148 views

How to hide Google Desktop icon on Gnome?

It is near the upper left corner. I don't need the icon there. How to hide it?
4
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1answer
1k views

Keyboard shortcut to hide/unhide the panel?

Is there a way to assign a keyboard shortcut to hide or unhide a specific gnome-panel? EDIT: Is there was a way to make a button combination have the auto-hide panel slide out, as if I had hovered my ...
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2answers
1k views

How to hide GNOME panels?

I want to hide ubuntu panels completely in my ubuntu 10.10. Is there a way to do this via gconf-editor? So that I can retrieve it later if I need. I don't prefer to use auto hide option. Is there ...
5
votes
3answers
220 views

Unable to add the Stackapplet to panel

I'm running Ubuntu 10.10, and am trying to add the StackApplet to the panel. The steps I'm following are, just to be sure I'm not doing something obviously wrong: Right-click on the top panel Click ...
0
votes
1answer
666 views

Gnome-Panel freezes occasionally

Hey folks, I have a problem with my Gnome-Panel. Occasionally my gnome-panel freezes, meaning that all icons (network status, sound, etc.) freeze along with the time displayed. When I kill the ...
3
votes
1answer
160 views

Dock does not show after updating to 10.10

After successfully updating my netbook from 10.04 to 10.10, I also tried to update my older Toshiba satellite A100, everything seemed to go well and indeed it all appears to be there, it's just that ...
1
vote
1answer
627 views

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 ...
4
votes
1answer
2k views

How do I add System Monitor applet to the Gnome panel in Netbook Edition?

I need to add the System Monitor applet to the Gnome Panel in Ubuntu Netbook Edition. My setup is as following: 10.10 (upgraded from 10.04) with Netbook Edition interface installed instead of Unity. ...
0
votes
1answer
1k views

How can I see my keyboard layout in the panel? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I install a nice notification indicator for the keyboard layout? how can I see my keyboard layout in the panel in ubuntu 10.10
5
votes
5answers
2k views

Deactivate volume amplification?

I would like to deactivate the amplification feature on my sound volume slider. Using any amplification makes the sound really bad with clipping sounds taking over. It's really annoying to have to ...
1
vote
2answers
3k views

How to delete/disable GNOME panels? (Existing solutions not working.)

I would like to remove the GNOME panel completely. I spend most of my time in a (tmux) terminal or a browser. Synapse and a small hidden AWN panel fit the rest of my needs. I have tried all ...
0
votes
2answers
531 views

Remove bottom panel from a remastered LiveCD [closed]

How can I remove or autohide to 0 the bottom Gnome panel from a remastered liveCD and autostart AWN (or any dock for that matter...) to replace it? , just as moonOS 4 (the distro that gave me the idea ...
9
votes
3answers
3k views

Temperature indicator for gnome panel

Is there an indicator (a.k.a applet, launcher) that I can embed to my gnome panel which shows my cpu, gpu, hdd etc. temperatures?
4
votes
1answer
508 views

How can I make the date/time applet display on a single line?

I just updated from Lucid to Natty (thought it was going to be Maverick, but my About Ubuntu menu shows that it is Natty, which "was released in April 2011" - who knew the developers had mastered time ...
4
votes
1answer
644 views

switch from Netbook Edition 10.10 to Desktop Edition?

I installed 10.10 netbook, and want to use the desktop edition. I tried logging in with the desktop edition profile running, but when it loads, there are no panels on top or bottom, so the experience ...
1
vote
2answers
1k views

Corrupted/Messed up icons on gnome-panel

Sometimes when I start my computer my gnome panel where my notification icons are is sometimes screwed with icons overlapping or not appearing at all. Sometimes my taskbar is also affected where by ...
7
votes
5answers
8k views

How to hide bottom panel in GNOME?

I want to hide bottom panel so that I would be able to show it again when I want. In the properties menu of the panel there is an option for Autohide but not hide totally. The reason I need it, is ...
1
vote
2answers
122 views

Some commands from system menu of panels dissappeared

When I right click with mouse on the Panel in the system menu I don't see all the commands that were before. For example, when I click on the Panel I see only two commands: (1) Help and (2) About ...
4
votes
2answers
473 views

How do I get the clock to show the date?

I tried what was mentioned here to no avail. When I update the values in gconf (any of the values, not just custom and custom_format) nothing changes. Is this a netbook edition problem? Is there ...
3
votes
2answers
1k views

Understanding the Sensors Applet

I just installed the package sensors-applet and I'm having a hard time reading the outputs. It's giving me 4 different temperature readings: The first two (TZ01 and temp1) always give exactly the ...
4
votes
2answers
686 views

Can I save my desktop layout as a file?

I'm interested in playing with AWN and Docky, but have spent quite a bit of time getting my current layout (using native gnome panels) in a usable state. Is there any way to save the layout (i.e. ...
4
votes
4answers
565 views

How do I reset the icons in the notification area back to their default locations?

I restarted my computer and now they are all out of order, how do I put them back in the proper order?
3
votes
0answers
1k views

No shut down button in my panel [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Visual corruption affecting several panel applets I have following bug in my panel which occurs randomly, but not always, and sometimes bother me. Sometimes the shut ...
3
votes
4answers
2k views

Is there a way to completely remove the keyboard layout from the indicator?

I need to completely remove the indicator, no flags, no abbr. nothing! I was able to do it in 10.04 using a gconf key that has no scheme and I heard that a proper scheme will be available in 10.10 but ...
4
votes
1answer
356 views

How to fix the panel indicator display errors? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: panel items look weird How do I fix this error? I know this can be done by restarting the panel, but this is not convenient because every time you boot you need to do ...
6
votes
3answers
1k views

Is there any way to display time in UTC on the panel?

How can I get two clocks in my Gnome panel with one being in my local time and the other being in UTC?
3
votes
2answers
2k views

How to add indicator-datetime to the panel?

I'm using maverick desktop edition and I'd like to use indicator-datetime instead of the usual clock. I installed it using software center but even after restarting I don't find it in the "Add to ...
6
votes
5answers
4k views

How to delete Gnome Panel?

I am trying to get rid of my Gnome panels so that I can go to a purely Docky/Gnome-Do environment. I have got rid of everything, except for a single remaining panel which I cannot delete. The text ...
6
votes
1answer
820 views

What's the equivalent of “killall gnome-panel” when using Unity?

Sometimes icons don't draw successfully in the GNOME panel and a killall gnome-panel is a good quick fix. Is there an equivalent in Unity? I'm specifically having issues with the Dropbox icon.
2
votes
3answers
988 views

Is there a dock, that works as a gnome panel applet? [closed]

Is there a dock, that works as a gnome panel applet, so I can put it into a panel alongside with other applets and indicators in one line? I use Ubuntu 10.10
11
votes
5answers
410 views

Visual corruption affecting several panel applets

This happens occasionally, and I never know how to fix it without deleting the panel and adding a new one. Any help would be appreciated.