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How to activate/deactivate a gnome-shell extension from command line

Let's say I have successully installed my set of gnome-shell extensions. But I want to deactivate/unactivate from the command line. This is only possible via mouse action, AFAIK. How can I do that ?
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Disable/Remove app menu from gnome shell 3.10

I seriously loathe the app menu that gnome-shell shows. There used to be an extension https://extensions.gnome.org/extension/32/remove-panel-app-menu/ but it does not work in gnome-shell 3.10 There ...
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Ubuntu Gnome disable / hide AppMenu

Lately, I installed Ubuntu Gnome 14.04 in a virtual box to check it out, I am new to Gnome 3 and I was not comfortable with the stanard behaviour of it. I wanted it to be more Gnome2-ish, but I like ...
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Ubuntu equivalent to windows cmd command [duplicate]

I was just wondering if anyone knows the Linux equivalent to the " prompt" and "title" command in cmd. Thanks
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gnome top panel doesn't change after using another theme

After a fresh Ubuntu-Gnome 14.10 install I wanted to use the Elegance-colors theme, I installed it via apt-get and set it with tweak tool and everything seems to work but the windows top bar (don't ...
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How can I setup custom hotcorners?

I am currently using gnome-ubuntu and I need help in setting up custom hot corners. Let me explain, When I move my mouse corner to the top left corner, it opens the Activities sidebar as any gnome ...
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How to get rid of the bottom panel in gnome 3 classic session

I know questions that sound like this one have been asked before, but none of the "solutions" are working for me. I am using Gnome Classic option. I could not find any extension that does what I ...
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HOW TO INSTALL .tar.xz file [duplicate]

I recently downloaded gnome-shell-3.14.2.tar.xz Now I want to install it I tried opening it but it opened in archive manager.May I know how to INSTALL and UNINSTALL it also. THANKS
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Not able to install gnome-shell-extensions-user-theme

I am using GNOME 3.10.4 and I was trying to install gnome-shell-extension-user-theme but it is giving this error: E: Unable to locate package gnome-shell-extensions-user-theme I can not figure ...
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Why is Shell theme disabled in Gnome Tweak Tool?

In Gnome Tweak Tool, I'm unable to change the Shell theme: Hovering over the exclamation mark shows the following tool-tip: Shell user-theme extension not enabled. I'm using Ubuntu 14.10, and have ...
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GNOME 3 extension for zooming windows in overview

As is pointed out in [1] and discussed in [2], the feature of zooming windows in the Gnome-shell overview by scrolling with the mouse wheel has been removed. Is anyone aware of an extension that ...
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Configure gnome-shell extensions from command line

I like to run a couple of scripts to automatically install packages and do some configurations on fresh OS installs. I use gnome shell with a few extensions and was thinking of improving my scripts to ...
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Install GNOME extensions through website: security vulnerability?

I found a GNOME extension through a Google search (using Chromium), and was very surprised that I could simply toggle the On/Off switch to have the website install a full GNOME extension on my ...
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What's the difference between GNOME Remix and GNOME Shell?

I'm asking this because I had problems with Gnome Shell (i.e.: the apps menu disappeared, GNOME 3.6 version changed to GNOME 2, weird stuff...)
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Gnome Shell with user theme doesn't show notifications properly [duplicate]

I'm using gnome shell with user theme, and all notifications appear transparent and with no text, only icon appears. I tried Shell OSD Extension too ( ...
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Developing gnome shell extensions with eclipse as a IDE

I would like to know whether any body has used Eclipse JavaScript support for developing gnome-exensions. Actually aiming here for the context support which is available in eclipse. And i though if i ...
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How to install GNOME Shell themes using GNOME tweak tool [duplicate]

Lately I've trying installing themes on ubuntu 12.04 through GNOME tweak tool but unfortunately I couldn't at last. I just wanted to know whether there is really possible to install themes on ubuntu ...
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Can't install extensions on site, GNOME SHELL 3.6 [closed]

Can't install extensions. I just slide from "off" to "on" and nothing happens. Using Gnome Shell 3.6 on ubuntu 12.10 while browsing on google chrome. Tried to install on epiphany and firefox. Same ...
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Gnome Shell: show skype icon

I need to show icons for Skype, Empathy and Dropbox in my system tray (top side). I've read about Gnome Shell extension to show icons in my system tray on the different websites, but this isn't ...
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gnome-shell extensions panel position

Is it possible to change the extension position(by modifying the extension.js) in gnome-shell status area? I mean that I'd like to see the language indicator in the first position(from left to right), ...
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Gnome Tweak Tool problems

I am now using Ubuntu 12.10 and I tried to install Gnome Shel Extension and Gnome Tweak Tool. However, here is my problem : You can see that my tweak tool does not receive user themes.. When I ...
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Gnome extensions stay in the list after being removed

I've got a little issue with gnome shell extensions. After installing some of them, I understood I didn't like them and decided to remove them. The extensions themselves (their folders in ...
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How do I fix gnome shell themes? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Cannot install shell-themes using gnome-tweak-tool This is my fifth full format and install of Ubuntu in under a month. I finally have my Gnome 3 desktop working again, ...
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Cannot install gnome shell extensions

I upgrade from 10.04 to 12.04, install gnome 3 and remove unity. My gnome version is 3.4.1. The GNOME Shell extensions is installed and enabled. When I use firefox to visit each extension page in ...
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Double entries showed in gnome applications 12.04

After installing gnome-extensions, some of the entries in the application gnome menu appears twice with different symbols. Symbols like "Eclipse" symbols appears with the normal symbol AND with the ...
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Shell extension is blank [closed]

In gnome tweak tool,shell extension is blank. There is no option for select the theme.How can i solve this problem. I attach the screen shot of gnome tweak tool.
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How do I install gnome-shell-extensions package in Ubuntu Quantal [closed]

Im looking for a way to install the User-Theme extension in Ubuntu Quantal with gnome 3.6 and from my understanding you need to install the gnome-shell-extensions package. I'm unable to find any ...
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Skype+Gnome 3 Answer directly in systray?

Is there a way (as the pidgin integration plugin) to answer directly to skype conversations via the systray ? Thanks.
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Google Chrome with GNOME

I've used Windows for a long time, and I'm used to that Maximize, Minimize and Close buttons are on the upper right corner of a window. I fixed that in GNOME. But, it doesn't affect Google Chrome. Is ...
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Extension Gmail Notifier requires Goa, Soup, Gio typelibs

I tried to install Gmail Notify on GNOME 3 but it was not working. When I click over the icon, it says "Extension requires Goa, Soup, Gio typelibs". What does it mean? How can I fix this and ...
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gnome3 desktop empty (no panels)

I'm on Ubuntu 12.04 and using GNOME 3. This morning, after an update and a reboot, there was no longer a panel on the desktop. I have two monitors, if that makes any difference. I tried uninstalling ...
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Controlling Gnome-shell Notifications Message Tray

I am using gnome-shell with 12.04 and find the notification system very disruptive and cumbersome. A suggestion from a previous post was to turn off notifications in the User menu, which appears to ...
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Requesting URL to gnome-shell integration plugin for Firefox

Please give me the link to download the gnome-shell integration plugin which will allow me to subsequently install gnome-shell extensions via the web browser. I just want the link to the plugin, I ...
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Why all gnome extensions showing outdated?

I have installed Gnome 3 on Ubuntu today following this guide. All worked well and I have installed the extensions mentioned without problem. However, after logging out and in, all extensions were ...
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Is it possible to install gnome-shell extended places extension in 12.04

Just upgraded to 12.04 from 11.10 and am working through updating/replacing Gnome-shell extensions. One particularly useful extension was: Gnome-shell extended places, which included shortcuts to ...
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How can I re-enable touchpad after disabling it via touchpad indicator option

By mistake I turned off my laptop track-pad (mouse) in Touchpad indicator option. Is there a way I can re-enable the mouse or at least turn off the touch pad indicator extension so that mouse starts ...
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How to backup and restore downloaded gnome-shell extensions?

I have downloaded several gnome-shell extensions from official Gnome site and installed. But, I don't want to install them every time, I re-install my Ubuntu. I want to have a feature to backup those ...
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gnome-shell weather

I try install weather in gnome-shell via tutorials: google.com/search?q=gnome+shell+weather webupd8.org/2012/03/official-gnome-shell-extensions-weather.html ...
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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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Cannot install gnome extensions from GNOME site [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Why does installing gnome shell extensions from extensions.gnome.org fail silently? I have installed Ubuntu 12.04 and installed gnome-shell on my system. I am attempting ...
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Where is the gnome-shell-extension configuration file?

I'm searching the config file that says which extensions are active beacause i want take it in /etc/skel directory. also i'm searching too the file of theme configuration (that says which theme is ...
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how to create gnome 3 extensions

I have installed and enjoyed the extensions provided by gnome3. But I'm looking for tutorials and sites that explain how to create them. Do I need to know GTK3 and CSS and Javascript? I haven’t done ...
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Is there a way to find out what is the name of an icon that is on the bottom bar, on Gnome 3?

Is there a way to find out what is the name of an icon that is on the bottom bar, on Gnome 3? For example, the name of the icon of Audacious is audacious, for Dropbox it's dropbox... I need their ...
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How to launch GNOME Shell Extension Preferences from the Main Menu?

Is it only possible to adjust extensions from Browser or CLI? (The command for it is gnome-shell-extension-prefs) Can I add a Main Menu entry for it?
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How to install theme without using user-theme extension?

I'm using Ubuntu 12.04 with Gnome Shell 3.4. Since day one I had some random crashes mainly after reloading or during search. After a lot of research I concluded that user-theme extension is to blame. ...
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Why does installing gnome shell extensions from extensions.gnome.org fail silently?

On a fresh Ubuntu install (12.04, 64-bit), after installing gnome-shell, I've tried to install some extensions from extensions.gnome.org but got no result. I've tried with Firefox and Chromium and got ...
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what's the name of the program/app/daemon that “plays” music in rhythmbox when i try to quit it with close button?

I'm using ubuntu 12.04 with gnome-shell and "mediaplayer-extension" from https://extensions.gnome.org/extension/55/. When i hit the close button on a music player, like rhythmbox 2.9x, it hides ...
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Why can't I install an extension?

I'm trying to install an extension via the GNOME Tweak Tool. However when I navigate to the extension directory and click "Open," nothing happens. The button is being pressed (the press event is ...
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Upgrading Gnome Shell Extensions

I recently upgraded to Ubuntu 12.04, and all the gnome shell extensions listed by the Gnome Tweak tool are disabled. What's the easiest way to fix/upgrade them? Do I need to manually delete, ...
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Gnome shell notifications without text [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Notifications not working in Gnome 3.4 I've just changed the theme of my gnome shell. Sine then the notifications appears with out text .. I can click in the icon but ...