0
votes
1answer
185 views

I got rid of unity but have gnome-panel: blank screen

I got rid of unity in my Ubuntu 11.10 on a dell mini following the steps as in this post. I had ensured that I installed gnome-panel before I did this and removed unity from within gnome-panel. When ...
2
votes
2answers
3k views

How can I show Thunderbird Lightning tasks and events in the Gnome Clock applet?

We used to have this functionality with Evolution: clicking on the date-time in the gnome panel would show a list of events/tasks/appointments from the Evolution Calendar. As an interesting side ...
1
vote
1answer
567 views

Customize gnome-panel in Openbox?

I'm running Gnome/Openbox and I was able to load gnome-panel, which is great, but for some reason I can't right-click on it (i can, but nothing happens) and I don't see any other way to customize my ...
1
vote
1answer
2k views

Gnome Session Fallback with Compiz -> Alt Click on Panel

As described here is is possible to enable the window snapping by activating Compiz. However this also disables the Alt+ ability on the panel. So after activating Compiz it is not possible anymore to ...
1
vote
1answer
409 views

Gnome Panel Crashes [closed]

I recently started to experience a problem with Ubuntu 11.10 GNOME Panel. When I click on the standard sound icon over there, the whole panel disappears and reloads in a second or so, and I think its ...
1
vote
2answers
2k views

How do I move the weather indicator to the top-panel in gnome-shell

I'm having a really annoying problem! I just can't move an extension (weather indicator) from bottom panel to top panel!! I would really appreciate if someone helped!
2
votes
2answers
2k views

Missing evolution mail and chat icons from panel in oneric ocelot

I had Ubuntu 11.04 installed on my machine. Upgraded to ubuntu 11.10 and installed weather-indicator. After this, my evolution mail and chat(empathy) icons that were placed in the panel (at right-up ...
2
votes
2answers
1k views

How to remove link from application panel

In Ubuntu 11.10 with Gnome Classic shell I managed to add some links to the application panel (top panel with Applications, Places menu). But I don't know how to remove a link from the panel.
0
votes
0answers
515 views

GNOME Shell in 11.10 - corrrupted panel and fonts [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Ati incompatible with Gnome-shell? I recently installed GNOME Shell in Ubuntu 11.10.. But top panel and fonts are look like corrupted..? Can you help me please..? ...
1
vote
0answers
199 views

In there an indicator applet for Gnome Panel 3? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: I can't add a Indicator Applet to Panel in Gnome-Classic I've been exploring Gnome Panel 3 in 11.10 for a while now, and I think it's really great. However, I would ...
3
votes
3answers
3k views

How to edit whitelisted apps in the notification area in gnome fallback session?

In order to edit which whitelisted apps are visible in the notification area, I normally could use dconf editor and edit from the unity panel entry as shown here. The thing is, I have gnome fallback ...
0
votes
1answer
499 views

Broken Gnome panel after update

Like every single update on Ubuntu system, my graphical system is completely broken after updating to version 11.10 As shown in the image, the date is in the middle of the panel, There are many ...
0
votes
1answer
2k views

How to add language indicator?

I have Ubuntu 11.10. I have installed gnome-classic using: sudo apt-get install gnome-panel The problem is, the top panel doesn't show the language I am using right now (I use 3 different ...
4
votes
1answer
2k views

How Can I Set the Unhide Speed of the Gnome-Classic Panel?

I have installed gnome-session-fallback. I followed Håkon A. Hjortland's excellent instructions from How to customize the gnome classic panel, but autohide (and even more importantly unhide) is still ...
2
votes
1answer
287 views

How to get rid of the multiple top bars in gnome classic

Since upgrating to Ubuntu 11.10 I've been trying to get back to the look and feel of Gnome2. The closest I came is Gnome Classic, but I'm getting multiple (8) top bars. Normally I would right click ...
3
votes
1answer
4k views

Where does GNOME 3 store panel orientation?

What file does Gnome3 (without Unity) store the top/bottom panel "orientation" settings in? This sort of thing used to be available in the gconf-editor under apps/panel, but there doesn't seem to be ...
4
votes
1answer
1k views

Dual Screen notifications

I just finished upgrading from 10.04.3 LTS to 11.10. On 10.04 whenever I got a message on Pidgin or Skype a notification would drop down from the time area with a preview of that message. I am using ...
1
vote
0answers
2k views

Top panel ubuntu 11.10 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to revert to GNOME Classic? I just install Ubuntu 11.10 on my PC and I don't like new desktop (Unity). I follow steps to change looks my desktop and I install ...
0
votes
1answer
796 views

Launcher icons on desktop or in the main panel

Is there any way to simply add launcher icons such as firefox, gimp, etc. onto the desktop or into the gnome panel ? I know that possible way how to do that is to run this command: ...
3
votes
1answer
1k views

Can I disable the alt+window+right click behaviour for editing panels in Gnome Classic?

In Gnome Classic 11.10, when you want to make edits to the Gnome Panel, you have to press Alt + Super and then right click. I believe in some cases it's just Alt and right click, but because of ...
0
votes
1answer
271 views

Please help me kill nautilus on root window

I am running Ubuntu 11.10 and do not want nautilus to start running at all. There used to be a way to kill it via gconf-editor. Does anyone have the secret recipe? Thanks
0
votes
0answers
3k views

How to reset Gnome 3 settings to default configurations? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I reset GNOME to the defaults? I'm attempting to reset the panels to the default configuration. Instructions exist here, but perhaps this is pertinent only to ...
2
votes
2answers
1k views

Missing panels in classic after upgrade

I just completed an upgrade to Ocelot from Natty. I can't tolerate the Unity interface, so I'm attempting to run the classic shell. I followed the instructions on this thread. However running the ...
7
votes
2answers
8k views

Gnome Shell Thunderbird Mail Notification

Does anyone know of a way to get persistent Gnome 3 panel notifications in Gnome 3 in Oneiric? It's one of the few things holding me back from using Gnome 3 regularly. I've actually found a way of ...
2
votes
1answer
2k views

How do I pin a manually installed executable to the Gnome3 panel

I installed a binary application 'Komodo Edit 6' on my ubuntu 11.10 laptop. I'm using the gnome 3 desktop environment and was wondering how I can pin the application to my favorites list in the ...
11
votes
3answers
2k views

Has GNOME2 been forked?

I'm a GNOME2 fan, and I was wondering if the GNOME2 stack had been successfully forked (Mainly just the top and bottom panel) so we can use it in 11.10 when GNOME2 classic is replaced by Unity 2D. I ...