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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 ...
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Cannot enable or remove Gnome-Shell extension

I have installed the Classic Systray from the Webupd8 Gnome3 PPA. I use Gnome-Shell 3.4 with Precise, and this package is available for those. The problem is that I cannot enable it in the Gnome Tweak ...
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How to get MGSE under Gnome 3.4? (Or how to go from Gnome 3.4 to Gnome 3.2?)

I just upgraded from Oneiric to Ubuntu 12.04. I also installed Gnome shell 3.4, the only problem with it is that I can't use my favourite shell extensions (MGSE). Does anyone know a way I could still ...
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GNOME Shell issue with application icons using themes

I've installed GNOME Shell extensions for Precise (12.04) using the instructions detailed in WebUpd8. The problem I have is when I activate the user-themes extension and I install one via the ...
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gnome-shell-extension: JS that works in looking glass doesn't in extension

I've got the following snippet of code that (in the looking glass) gives me a list of contacts I have (managed by gnome-contacts): // METHOD 1: const ContactDisplay = imports.ui.contactDisplay; let ...
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set window properties (above, on all workspaces) in js/gnome-shell-extension?

As part of teaching myself how to make gnome-shell-extensions, I'd like to be able to tell a window to be on all workspaces on on top of all other windows. I notice in the mutter API there is a ...
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How to remove the title bar of a window in js/lg/extension under gnome-shell?

I know that title bar of windows can be removed in {g,d}conf-editor or by modifying the metacity theme. However, I want to have some rather complex rules for showing title bars or not (like hide the ...
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every gnome shell themes I use - renders the search unusable

I've downloaded the gnome-shell theme extention. Using the default theme has no problem, but as soon as I try using one of the themes, clicking the "windows" key, then writing something to start ...
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4x4 workspace in Gnome Shell [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is there a way to get 2x2 workspaces in Gnome 3.x? The compiz plugin for workspaces allows you to define the grid size to use for work spaces. In Gnome shell it seems ...
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Help with installing Gnome Shell Google Calendar Extension

I am having trouble running the script to install the gnome-shell-google-calendar extension into Gnome Shell. I keep getting this: rafael@Raf:~$ ./calendar/gnome-shell-google-calendar.py Logging in ...
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How to remove bottom panel in Gnome Shell

How do you remove that obnoxious pseudo-invisible bottom panel in Gnome Shell in 11.10? Network Manager is especially annoying, as it will place a large "Network Disconnected!" tab that won't go away ...