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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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Force Quit panel applet freezes Gnome

I have used the "force quit" panel applet for ages, with gnome and mate. But recently, (several months) when I am in gnome, the force quit applet freezes my system. The window appears saying press to ...
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Upgrade from 12.04 to 14.04; No desktop, no panels appearing

I am able to log in to Gnome(Classic) and I can use a terminal command there. However, whenever I try to log in to Ubuntu, my terminal command doesn't work. My guest session does not work either. I ...
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No Time in Top Panel (Gnome Classic)

I've been using Ubuntu with Gnome Classic for a while and I've noticed recently that in the "Indicator Applet Complete" in the Top Panel, my name and the clock have disappeared. I think it happened ...
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I upgraded ubunta 14.04 the video is very slow I installed gnome panel

When logging in it did not give me an option to choose anything. Someone please help me. I'm so new at this so make it simple. I have an Intel integrated gen 2 video
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Accidentally removed default gnome panel applications

I accidentally removed the default Gnome panel menu on the top right (containing clock, mail, volume and shutdown options). After, I tried to get the menu back by adding some apps but that did not ...
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How do I reload the clock applet?

It seems I am running this bug. Sometimes my clock applet just stops running, and I have a pop-up window saying 'The clock has quit unexpectedly'. Between 'Reload' and 'Close', I have unfortunately ...
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Too much space between icons on the gnome panel in gnome fallback (compiz) Ubuntu 14.04

There's too much space between the icons on the gnome panel, in the fallback session, here's a screenshot. Is there anything I can do to solve this?
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Is there a Gnome applet similar to the Windows 7 dock with ungroup option?

I'm looking for taskbar that works similar to the one found in win7 and it's not unity:) Dockbarx is very close to what I'm looking for but it does not have ungroup option. Is there any gnome applet ...
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Indicators do not appear in gnome-flashback session

Recently, the indicators on the Gnome panel no longer appear when using a gnome-flashback session. It happened after I installed indicator-applet (indicator-applet-complete was already installed) ...
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Script adding launchers to the top gnome panel

For a large number of machines running 12.04 with gnome-classic. I'd like to script adding launchers to the top left of the gnome panel. I know how to add them manually but this is a tedious ...
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Indicator Applet keyboard shortcut

I am using gnome classic on Ubuntu 12.04 and want to use a keyboard shortcut for accessing the Indicator Applet stuff in the upper right (mail, wifi, sound, time, users, etc.). I read through a ...
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no “space” on gnome-panel to alt+click to get the gnome-panel menu — can only get menus for applets

am on (k)unbuntu 12.04.4 using "gnome-classic (no effects)" environment. I have one panel bar at top of screen, and when I've run several general applications (firefox, konsole, tbird, etc), their ...
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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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Keyboard shortcut to access Gnome Panel like Unity

In Unity the sortcut Alt + F10 allows to access the Unity Menu, including AppMenu and AppIndicators. Does Gnome Shell have a similar shortcut to manage the panel with the keyboard?
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Nautilus-actions not working

I've created a nautilus action that will allow me to easily create desktop launchers. Well, that's the idea. It isn't working. The command is: Path: gnome-desktop-item-edit Parameters: ...
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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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CPU temperature indicator alternative to jupiter [duplicate]

I was happily using jupiter and now it is not supported anymore. I am on 64bit ubuntu 12.04 using gnome-panel. I am just looking for an applet that will give my my cpu temperature.
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gnome-flashback panels not starting in ubuntu 14.04

After upgrading to 14.04 LTS, my gnome-flashback session starts, but without the top and bottom panels. Logging with compiz, I can use CTRL+SHIFT+T to start a terminal and run "gnome-panel", which ...
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Sound applet has dissappeared

I recently removed and reinstalled pulseaudio and now I can't get my sound applet back on my panel. Any ideas how to get it back?
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gnome-panel crashed, and now won't load in GNOME Flashback (Metacity and Compiz)

I installed GNOME Flashback earlier today because I prefer the old interface. While surfing the web earlier, gnome-panel crashed. I thought it would be no big deal, but it didn't come back like I ...
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How do I get Mint Menu in my Gnome Flashback panel in Ubuntu 14.04?

I tried installing the Mint Menu package following these instructions. However, when I get to the step of actually installing, I get these errors: $ sudo apt-get install mintmenu Reading package ...
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Gnome-panel and starter missing [duplicate]

I use Ubuntu 14.04 LTS with standard window manager Compiz. Now, after starting up and logging in normally, on the desktop there's no Gnome panel and no starter, just the desktop. When I double-click ...
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How to add rows (so to have multi rows) bottom panel in gnome-session-flashback in ubuntu 14.04 32bit?

I'm experiencing Ubuntu 14.04LTS 32bit with gnome-session-flashback very, very useful for me! Just I need to double rows in bottom panel 'cause I use a lot of opened windows/apps but I really I don't ...
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Edit Places in Gnome3 [closed]

EDIT: This is a bug, read @jason's answer I try to customize the Places panel in Gnome3, but both move and remove options are grayed out. Also, I want to add folders to Places (NOT as bookmarks), but ...
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Unity Launcher/Gnome panel overlap issue on Gnome desktop

I use Gnome desktop and have the Unity launcher running as well. I was able to achieve this by installing Gnome and doing this. After I did it, the Gnome panel at the top and the Unity launcher on ...
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Are there any dictionary widgets for Gnome Panel?

As the title suggests, are there any dictionary-like a widgets that can place on my Gnome panel like Indicator Synapse where I just have to search for words & frame sentence for that word? Similar ...
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Speaker Icon in taskbar is missing

I'm totally newbie to Ubuntu after years of MS Windows. Please excuse my mitakes. The icon was located in Gnome Panel 2.30.2. and it adjust the level of sound.
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Everything has disappeared apart from the mouse pointer and desktop background

I had just entered these commands in the terminal:sudo service sudo service lightdm stop sudo apt-get install mesa- utils sudo service lightdm start Then a black screen came on with battery ...
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14.04 Trusty+Gnome: how do I add application icons onto the top panel? [duplicate]

Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Tahr, Gnome. How do I add application icons on the top panel? This is what I had on Precise: And this is what I have on Trusty: I tried icon dragging and the right click, ...
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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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help gnome-panel

When i install Ubuntu 13.10 updating, i did not get upper bar i have this problem with gnome-panel. (gnome-panel:6959): Gtk-CRITICAL **: gtk_accelerator_parse_with_keycode: assertion 'accelerator != ...
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Change the font color for the Skype panel?

So I just installed Skype and I'm using the Ambiance theme that comes with Ubuntu 10.10. It looks like the font color for the text in the Skype panel is the same as the background color for panels in ...
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How to widen “Window List Item” boxes in (Cinnamon) Gnome Desktop to fit?

I was able to increase the size of GNOME panels that hold the Window List Item boxes by modifying the "width" property of the ".window-list-item-box" CSS class of cinnamon.css (in the Cinnamon ...
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Add a custom text to GNOME panel

I want to add some text to the GNOME panel in GNOME Classic. I got a suggestion from this blog but it dates back to 2008 and doesn't seem applicable now. In Ubuntu 12.10 and GNOME classic, the ...
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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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Gnome-Flashback Panel Resizing Problem

When I try to resize the bottom panel, it shows a white background under the panel. I can't show you a screenshot because I tried taking one, and it didn't show the white background underneath the ...
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Unable to press ALT + SUPER + Right Click

I have successfully installed Ubuntu 13.10 on my Macbook Air 6,2. After installing gnome-panel and loading a Gnome Classic session, I began trying to remove the bottom panel. Suggestions of using ...
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Top menu disappearing when enabling unity plugin in Compiz

I suddenly encountered a problem the other day where my top menu completely disappeared. I could not figure out how to restore it but then I managed to get it back by loading up CompizConfig Settings ...
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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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How to combine two GNOME panels into one

I have GNOME with two panels: - top panel with menus (launcher); - bottom panel with taskbar. How can I combine this two panels into one?
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How do I widen Cinnamon's panel entries?

I pack a great deal of information into the status line of terminals and like to be able to see it in the panel, but to see it all, I need Cinnamon to let me make the panel entries a bit wider. I've ...
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How can I change the color of inactive icons in gnome shell panel (CSS code)?

(Disclaimer: I know there are much question about gnome shell panel customization. I've gone through each one of them and I do not think this one is a duplicate of any.) I am trying to enhance my ...
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How to install global app menu in Gnome-Shell [duplicate]

I wanted to add a global menu (libappmenu.so in ubuntu, the "mac like menues on top panel") in gnome-shell. There have been a couple of nice contributions on this direction years ago, but I couldn't ...
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How to get third-party docks to work with Ubuntu Unity?

I'm using Ubuntu 13.10 with default Unity. I'd like to install another taskbar (dzen2) to be docked somewhere on the screen. I start it with 'dzen2 -dock' but the rest of the windows in Unity don't ...
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remove top and bottom gnome panels in Ubuntu 12.04

Background : I developed a python desktop application which is run on the top of Ubuntu 12.04 and it is running in full screen mode. I used gnome-fallback as a Ubuntu Desktop. Question : My ...
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Taskbar and panel icons disappearing

On Ubuntu 13.10, after installing VirtualBox Guest Additions, my taskbar and panel icons disappeared and do not come back after a restart.
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Unity and gnome-panel fighting over global bar 12.04

Like so many others I wish there was a way to stop a window's title bar from merging with the global bar at the top of the screen. Today I installed gnome-panel to get the handy ...
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How to remove this title bar off window from gnome-shell?

How can I remove this title-bar Ubuntu Start Page - Mozilla Firefox like thing off browser/window from gnome-shell?
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I accidentally changed the gnome panel background color, how can I change it back?

So I accidentally dragged an image onto the top bar and it changed the background to that image. I looked into the Appearance settings, changed themes, and the image is still there. Is there anyway to ...