GNOME Panel is a highly configurable launcher and taskbar for GNOME

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How can I add icon/link to Panel?

How can I add shortcut icon to Panel? I use Ubuntu 12.10 Thanks.
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How to reload Variety wallpaper changer?

I have installed Variety desktop wallpaper changer. Its a good app. But sometimes when I start Ubuntu and login to my account it fails to load. I try to manually start the app by clicking on variety ...
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How do you remove an icon from the GNOME panel? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I remove an icon from the top panel in GNOME Fallback mode? One of my Ubuntu 12.04 users has switched from unity to gnome-panel (a.k.a. "Gnome Classic (No ...
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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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Show desktop icon appear very small ambiance theme (screenshot added) [closed]

For some reason the show desktop icon in the below panel turned very small, when I change the theme and select the ambiance theme back it comes back to the normal size but when I restart the computer ...
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How do you turn on the customizable gnome-panel features (like gnome-applets) in Precise?

I resurrected a broken laptop today. I took out the HDD, put it in a USB 3.0 enclosure, and created a VM that would use it. It was running Lucid. I took a screenshot of the desktop before I started ...
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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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Indicator applet in MATE

I hate gnome3, so I installed MATE (gnome2 fork) in my Ubuntu 12.04 desktop. It's pretty good, but I have a problem: it doesn’t have (or I haven't found) a working indicator applet on the top panel. ...
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Where do I find a site that provides indicator applets like weather indicator?

I am looking for a site that I can find applets for gnome-panel just like gnome-shell has this extension.gnome.org Any idea?
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Problem with minimized window to bottom gnome panel

It's difficult to explain, because English is not my native language, but here you have a few screenshots. Didn't work for me Why It becomes white and how to change it? I'm using : Ubuntu 12.04 ...
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How to stop GNOME from adding bars, clocks, menu, etc. every time I restart X or log in?

I have two monitors and want for each display its own Xscreen (i.e., Twinview feature must be off). Turned out that Gnome has been duplicating clocks, bars, workspace, etc. every time I log in or ...
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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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Missing tabs on taskbar

I got shifted to a new workstation shortly. The system is using Ubuntu 11.04 - the Natty Narwhal - released in April 2011 and supported until October 2012. I found the bottom taskbar missing in it. I ...
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How do I remove an item from the Gnome-classic panel?

How do I remove an item from the Gnome-classic top panel? Pressing Alt and then clicking the right mouse button only gives me an option for adding an item. There is no option for removing an item.
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Unable to set “never” to “show battery status in menubar”?

I am using Ubuntu 12.04 with gnome shell. I have tried to remove battery icon from panel using the battery setting in system settings but to no avail. I use an extension called "system Monitor" ...
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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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No way to show seconds in Gnome Classic clock

I cannot force clock in Gnome Classic to show seconds. Tried within dconf-editor, changing all available clock settings: com > canonical > indicatior > datetime There I was trying by changing ...
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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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Can I set a custom horizontal width for a Gnome panel?

Is there some way to specify a custom size for a Gnome panel? I'm using Gnome Classic on ubuntu 12.04. There is an "expand" option, but I want to exactly specify the size of the panel. I'm not talking ...
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How do I move my top panel?

I'm running Gnome-shell GNOME/openbox, not Unity, on a dual display. My top and bottom panels are always on my laptop screen. I really want them on the external monitor when that is plugged in. I've ...
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gnome-panel custom menu

I just reinstalled 10.04 and I can't for the life of me remember how I did this. I used to have an icon on my panel which, when clicked, would roll out a specific sub-menu found int he main menu. ...
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How to put “gnome-panel” like icons in GNOME 3?

I can't put icons on my GNOME-panel (I mean the right click on the panel doesn't works, and I can drag&drop icons from my Desktop to my gnome-panel): $ dpkg -l | grep -i gnome-panel ii ...
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How can I make the Indicator backgrounds transparent in the gnome-panel?

I've searched everywhere to solve this problem and cannot for the life of me find an answer. I am currently using Ubuntu 12.04 with the Gnome classic session. I am trying to make the background of my ...
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How do I remove gnome-panel settings?

My gnome-panel settings have gone crazy. I now have three bars at the top and three bars at the bottom, leaving limited space for working with. Is there a way to remove all gnome-panels settings? I ...
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Multiple panels appear when restart or log-in

When I log-in or restart a gnome session all of the items in my panels are duplicated. I get an additional 'Applications' and 'Places' menus, additional screens buttons and additional top and bottom ...
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Which packages provide the pictured gnome-panel applets?

Which source packages contain the source code of the indicated applets? If the answer is a catch all source package like "gnome-applets", what is name and location of the individual applets within ...
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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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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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Top-Bottom panels are not showing up on startup in classic Gnome in Ubuntu 11.04

I use Ubuntu 11.04 fully updated, classic Gnome DE, Synaptic for installations and uninstallations. I have uninstalled Banshee, Empathy and Evolution which are I am not going use ever. Did mark for ...
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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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Change gnome panel hiding sensibility Ubuntu 10.04

how are you? I have some expresivity problem because of my english, but I'll try my best here. I would like to know if there's a way to change the sensibility (or response) of the Gnome panel when ...
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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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gnome-panel has multiple rows — how to undo that?

On Ubuntu 12.04 I use openbox with a single "gnome-panel" started. But after trying to configure my two screen in Xinerama mode I got additional rows of panels each time X restarted. And despite I ...
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How I can set a keyboard shortcut to access the Applications or Places menu?

How I can set a keyboard shortcut to access the Applications or Places menu in gnome classic on ubuntu 12.04?
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Ubuntu 12.04 gnome classic problem - multiple top and bottom bars

I'm using ubuntu 12.04, with gnome classic. I was using it with no problem. Then after I logged in once I saw 4 bars at the top of the screen and 4 at the bottom instead of 1. How can I fix it? I ...
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How can I make the Unity 2d Shell dodge GNOME Panel when running both simultaneously?

I'm using GNOME Fallback in 12.04, and I'm running the Unity 2D Shell (WITHOUT THE UNITY 2D PANEL) and GNOME Panel. I've done this by logging in using GNOME Fallback, and then running unity-2d-shell. ...
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How can I put quick launchers in the top-panel?

How can I put quick launchers in the top-panel. There is space for many many useful launchers.
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“Add to panel” doesn't work with indicator-applet-complete [closed]

I've recently installed ubuntu 12.04 and I'm using gnome classique (gnome-panel.) Eveything is fine except that I have a problem when using 'add-to-panel' (super-key + alt + right-click): it works ...
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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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Can't open Panel settings with super-alt right-click in gnome-classic after resize

In 12.04, I just tried the pane-setting 'resize' (or autoshrink or what it is named). Now, I don't like it any longer and I would like to switch back. But since the panel is shrunken, there is no ...
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How do I configure the gnome panel from a script?

I can easily set the number of workspaces and the workspace names with the gconftool-2, as follows: gconftool-2 --type int --set /apps/metacity/general/num_workspaces 4 gconftool-2 --type string ...
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Panel settings not appearing on right-click in gnome

I just installed Ubuntu 12.04. I switched to Gnome classic from unity as I'm more comfortable with the former. However, I couldn't find where the panel setting are. Usually a drop down menu appears on ...
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how to reset gnome panel?

I think my gnome-panel is messed up because I alt+right click it and nothing pops up. I'm on 12.04, classic gnome desktop. so I used locate and found gnome-panel in .gconf somewhere, how do I clear ...
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Resource Graphs in top panel?

I'm running Gnome Classic in Ubuntu 11.10 and in previous versions of Ubuntu it was fairly easy to get resource graphs to appear in the top menu, but now the regular way of getting said graphs in the ...
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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 ...
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I can't permanently add icons to the top bar anymore- they disappear upon reboot

I accidentally deleted the top bar and now it will not save icons that I add to it. I'll spend 5 minutes adding icons back only to find they disappear upon rebooting. This has to be the strangest, ...
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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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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 ...
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Can't find the logout+shutdown menu

I removed the by default rightmost menu from the panel (the one allowing logout, reboot, shutdown, etc.) and can't find it in the "Add to Panel" menu. I'm using Ubuntu 10.4 with the GNOME Panel ...
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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 ...