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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 ...
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Repeated / Stretched Top Panel with Gnome Classic

Has anyone seen something like what is shown in this screenshot (the back of the top panel is repeated before the panel itself is shown)? I'm using: Ubuntu 11.10 Switched to Gnome Classic Dual ...
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How to add a launcher to a program/script inside my home dir?

I'm still using Gnome 2, and I want to add a launcher to gnome-panel that will run: ~/bin/foobar.sh. However, when I tried that, it gives me: Failed to execute child process "~/bin/foobar.sh" (No ...
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Window List on my Gnome Panel doesn't respect all of my icon theme

I'm running Window List on my gnome-panel and a there are some apps that do respect my icon theme and some that don't. Gnome-terminal does, Firefox does not. Nautilus does, gVim does not. Ubuntu ...
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vpnc from networking icon on gnome panel fails [closed]

I often need to connect to my workstation in my home institution. I connect through a cisco vpn tunnel and then I use a ssh tunnel. In order to start a vpn connection I use the plug in on my gnome ...
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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?
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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 ...
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How do I remove the separators from the gnome panel?

The separators that are displayed in the gnome panel for certain themes are really ugly looking and I'd like to find out how to remove them completely (either by somehow modifying the panel separator ...
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How do I remove an icon from the top panel in GNOME Fallback mode?

When I right click the Filezilla icon, the only options are "launch" and "properties". How do I remove it from the top panel?
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The panel encountered a problem while loading “OAFIID:GNOME_Panel_TrashApplet” What does it mean?

The panel encountered a problem while loading "OAFIID:GNOME_Panel_TrashApplet" What does it mean? What is OAFIID:GNOME_Panel_TrashApplet? Should I click Don't Delete or Delete?
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Why doesn't Skype appear in the upper panel?

I normally start Skype and it appears in the upper panel and works. But now when I start it, it doesn't appear! But it works like normal. Stackapplet is appearing in the panel. My whitelist: ...
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panel encountered a problem while loading "Clock Applet Factory:: ClockApplet

I am facing the error in above snapshot frequently on my system. What is a solution for this all my tool bar and related icons disappear after this in panel.
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Gnome panel alt-right click does not work

The alt-right click does not work for editing the gnome-panel in the unity interface, but I eventually found that holding alt and clicking both mouse buttons at the same time worked to bring up the ...
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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!
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Start the unity panel through the command line?

In previous versions of Ubuntu I could start the panel by typing gnome-panel into a terminal. This would cause the top and bottom panels to appear, helpful, for example, if I was in a different ...
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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 ...
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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.
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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..? ...
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How can I make the battery icon appear in my gnome-3 panel only when charging or discharging?

I am using ubuntu 11.10. There was an option for the same in 11.04. I found a suggestion listed here. Unfortunately, it does'nt work. $ GSETTINGS_BACKEND=dconf gsettings set ...
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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 ...
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What's new in Gnome Panel 3.2?

Gnome Panel, also known as Ubuntu/Gnome Classic, is available in a brand new version for Gnome 3. One of the things I like about it, is that when you use vertical panels, applets are made vertical as ...
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How can I Disable Window Minimization from the “window list” gnome panel? [closed]

I want clicking on an entry in the "window list" gnome panel to: Leave the window in front if it is already in front. Bring it to front if it is not already in front. I'm looking for an option to ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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Remove unwanted shortcut gnome classic

On ubuntu 11.10 using gnome classic I accidently made an error and now I have to deal with a redirect button to the gnome tweak tool in the top bar of the gnome interface, right next to the locations ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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directories missing, only the home folder showing?

in gnome classic, in the places menu, only the home folder is listed, yet the videos, pictures etc folders are actually present in the home older and in the side panel does anyone how to fix this? ...
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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 ...
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GNOME 3.2 Menu Not Loading

Gnome 3.2 Menu is not loading. I wanted to add a minimize and maximize to the right of my windows. So I did the following: gconftool-2 --set /apps/metacity/general/button_layout --type string ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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Upper Taskbar (Move & Lock) settings missing

Upper taskbar (Move & lock) settings are gone. A computer icon replaced my shutdown button in upper right corner as well. Any clues?
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How to have the Taskbar with Unity at the same time?

My question is simple. How can I have the classic Taskbar with Unity at the same time in Ubuntu 11.10? Somehow in the previous version I managed to achieve that, but now I can not remember how did I ...
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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 ...
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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: ...
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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 ...
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Are there any plans to port the old indicators for the new gnome panel?

In ubuntu 11.04, I was using the classic desktop and have all Ubuntu indicators on the Gnome panel. But in Ubuntu 11.10 we can only use the classic gnome 3, so is there any plans to port the Ubuntu ...
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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
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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 ...
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file:// protocol connected with wrong program

I have the problem that when I open some programs/documents in Gnome, the wrong application is launched to open these. I think I already narrowed the problem, that everything that is called with ...
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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 ...
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Missing panels in classic after upgrade to Ocelot [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to revert to GNOME Classic? Delete extra toolbar on top of the screen in GNOME fallback mode? I just completed an upgrade to Ocelot from Natty. I can't tolerate ...
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Show/Hide either top panel or NetworkManager Applet from command line

We're deploying application specific netbooks to users at a variety of sites. These are basically mobile kiosks that have very limited functionality. Since we can't predict everyone's connectivity ...