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Dropbox icon disappears on restart

The dropbox icon is not displaying on the indicator panel in the top right hand corner. I tried to implement this solution and it works temporarily after I start and stop dropbox as suggested. ...
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How To make gnome look like windows 7 [duplicate]

I was wondering that how can I make gnome look like windows 7/8. I have the icons and themes but is there a task bar available to make it look completely like windows 7?
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Strange white borders on overlay icons on avant-window-navigator

Since recently, I started seeing strange white borders around overlay icons on the awn dock (e.g. the small icon under the main icon indicating that a window is open) - see the screenshot: Quitting ...
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1answer
46 views

Confused about app icons folders

Actually, there are at least 4 or 5 folders where icons are stored! I'm confused. I never liked those linux folders organization when you are the only, and begginer user. I would like to change/add ...
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3answers
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Ubuntu 12.04 dropbox icon missing in tray (no working solution)

I have the dropbox missing icon display problem. I try solutions like "sudo apt-get install libappindicator1", removing all the package and dropbox directories, reinstalling and no icon shows up. ...
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1answer
48 views

Ubuntu theme changed

I changed my ubuntu theme a few days ago and it worked perfectly. It is meditaranean or something like that.. a gtk theme. Then i wanted to change my cursor theme , and that worked aswell ( although i ...
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2answers
97 views

Icons on top status/menu bar in gnome not following theme

On Ubuntu 12.04 LTS, I added an icon theme and activated it using Unity Tweaks. All icons everywhere have changed to my new theme, but the top bar hasn't changed. All icons are still from the ...
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41 views

How to fix a Lubuntu blank screen

Lubuntu 12.04 (English) installed completely without problems. I installed 12.04 (Arabic) instead, accepting all questions but I did not understand any arabic wording. I received a (working) blue ...
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1answer
80 views

Arrows next to Launcher Icons in Unity 2D

What do the tiny white arrows next to the icons in the Unity 2D launcher mean? Sometimes there is one, often more. Do they indicate the number of windows of that application that are open?
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1answer
1k views

Viber icon missing on panel

I'm using Ubuntu 12.04 and I've installed Viber and I'm struggling for days with this problem. My Viber icon is located at the top left corner, few milimeters to the right from the dash icon. I have ...
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12.04 LTS - desktop items take long time to appear after login

my Ubuntu worked fine until 1 month ago. I ran then a regular SW update via Update manager and since then the elements on my desktop take about 20 seconds to appear after log in. Before this update ...
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Items have disappeared from the panel, and apps do not work with image files

Items have disappeared from the panel, and apps do not work with image files, for example Gthumb. GIMP appears, but gives this message: not support file jpg. This happened yesterday (March 18, 2014) ...
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1answer
88 views

how to change icon image on ubuntu 12.04?

I want to change icon of a binary file which is placed on my desktop binary file is related to unetbootin. I want to execute unetbootin from desktop so i want to change icon. can anyone help me in ...
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1answer
65 views

Wireless icon missing in 12.04

My system is running on 12.04.4, 64 bit and the wireless icon is missing. There are no connectivity issues, but it becomes tedious to choose a different network from the Network menu than the tray.
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1answer
88 views

How to change icons on GNOME favorites bar?

I'm new to Ubuntu, and I switched to GNOME and managed to change the icons! But when I open a program that has its own (new) icon on the favorites bar (if that's its name) I still see the original ...
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4answers
508 views

Ubuntu desktop 12.04 Desktop Environment customization

I am a new Linux user, I want to accomplish the following settings of the followings no Dash icon no trash icon no workspace switcher icon In global menu bar, only show the current time, but can't ...
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278 views

Missing Some Icons Cinnamon installed on Ubuntu 12.04.4

I installed Cinnamon 2.0 and it is quite fast. I had to install the Gnome Icons, which took care of most missing ICONS except for a few like Clementine. This is always a problem with certain ...
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45 views

My wireless icon disappeared

Dell Inspiron 15" laptop I installed Ubuntu 12.04.2 (because that fit on a CD, part of me hates using up a whole DVD over a couple of MB!) Everything worked. I used the software update button, it ...
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Solutions for removing the Skype indicator in Panel on Ubuntu 12.04 don't work

My question is similar to this one, except that I have already tried those solutions with no success: I tried sudo apt-get remove sni-qt and it didn't work, also with sni-qt:i386. I also followed ...
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1answer
198 views

How Can I Create and Configure Icon Themes in Gnome?

I know the basics for designing icons but I have no idea how to configure and compile them into a file so that I can create a gnome icon theme out of them. Can anyone help? It would be much ...
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1answer
83 views

How can I show user name on gear icon in ubuntu 12.04?

I am using ubuntu 12.04 after once used 13.04 one. However, when I login to ubuntu 12.04 and see the gear icon at the right-top of the screen, there is no username on it. How can I fix/show it? Is ...
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1answer
164 views

Ubuntu 12.04 LTS Network Icon Mistaken

After some diagonic processure, I've found that my wireless network has not yet resolved but my wired connection has mistaken the wrong icon. eth0 Link encap:Ethernet HWaddr 20:6a:8a:3f:70:90 ...
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164 views

Ubuntu 12.04 (Gnome Classic [no effects]) panel problem

Using Edit Menus I create a new menu named Miscellaneous, assign an icon and add several items to it. When I add that menu to a panel with Add to Panel> Application Launcher, it appears without any ...
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0answers
73 views

Icons goes missing from menu bar, the same for shortcuts with Fn and Ctrl+

The problem occurs when I try to: connect to external monitor make screen goes black with Fn+F7 apply to display settings and now most recently after installing some updates After installing ...
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0answers
111 views

Desktop files not visible with ATI dual monitor setup

I have files and folders in my ~/Desktop folder but they do not appear on my desktop. Creating a new folder from the GUI works and I can move the icon around but when I select "Organize Desktop by ...
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1answer
124 views

Ubuntu 13.04 default icons in Ubuntu 12.04

Does anyone know where can I get Unity icons set from 13.04 to install it on 12.04? With kind regards, Abel Dean.
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1answer
144 views

ScreenCloud Tray Icon Disappeared

Yesterday, after installing MythTV, I uninstalled it realizing that it's not what I was looking for. With it, MySQL server and a few other things installed, so I used Software Center's history to see ...
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0answers
160 views

Matlab's icon instead of Android studio's icon is shown for android studio's project in Unity side panel

I'm have installed Matlab and Android Studio on Ubuntu 12.04.2. When I open Android project in Studio, Matlab's icon is shown for opened project instead of Android studio's icon in Unity side panel ...
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1answer
978 views

Icons disappear

I hava a problem. Some icons from Launcher disappear. I locked them but they have disappear again after boot. I don't know what to do. I have Ubutnu 12.04.2 LTS which I have installed today and used ...
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0answers
175 views

Show icon in alt-tab menu using .desktop file

After Googling for hours, I didn't find any answer for the following issue and so glad if anyone could help. I use Ubuntu 12.04 LTS with Gnome-shell 3.4.1. Consider the following simple program in ...
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3answers
2k views

Unity launcher uses generic icon for Firefox in Ubuntu 12.04

After upgrading my distribution from 11.04 to 11.10 to 12.04 when starting a Firefox instance (from Alt+F2, not having a fixed launcher element) the icon displayed for it in the launcher and ...
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votes
1answer
328 views

Hide top bar icons on one montior only

I couldn't find a question like this, which might be because I don't have a clue how the top bar icons are named properly. I am using 2 monitors and Ubuntu 12.04 with the standard interface (Unity ...
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1answer
149 views

I made a icon for burg in ubuntu 12.04 but icon not shown

I made a icon for burg in ubuntu 12.04 but icon not shown ??help image format .png and i set to rgb with size 128x128 px in photoshop but it is'nt working in my burg,,can anyone tell me how to save ...
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votes
1answer
708 views

Why I can't put LibreOffice icons on the desktop?

Having trouble putting LibreOffice icons on the desktop. When I click and drag from the applications, the LibreOffice icon does not appear correctly, and does not work. Is there a fix for this?
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1answer
924 views

Ubuntu 12.04 launcher icons missing

I just notice that the icons in the launcher are all missing. The launcher is there, but it is empty. Now I have to use Alt+Tab to switch between opened applications. I don't know what happened. I am ...
2
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1answer
509 views

Rearrange icons in unity Ubuntu 12.04

Can someone help me in rearranging the icons in my Ubuntu 12.04 unity launcher. The left click hold and move is not working for me. Is there a better and clean way which would also survive a reboot?
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Why Ubuntu 12.10 displays launcher icons in different size, but 12.04 displays them in the same size? [duplicate]

On Ubuntu 12.10, the launcher icons are displayed in different size in Unity: But on Ubuntu 12.04, they are all rendered nicely to the same size: Is it a bug in Ubuntu 12.10? How can I change ...
1
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1answer
522 views

left-click on launcher icon does not start the application

After upgrading from Ubuntu 10.04 (lucid lynx) to Ubuntu 12.04 (precise pangolin) almost everything works fine, except launcher. For most icons, left-click on the icon in the launcher does not ...
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How to make Ubuntu let me manage the Virus Security? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Do I need to have ‘antivirus software’ installed? Ubuntu 12.04. (Sorry if this is a duplicate) On my previous version of Windows (I've deleted that) I was able to ...
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3answers
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How to move icons in the Unity Launcher permanently, i.e. it survives a reboot

There are plenty of answered questions regarding this subject but how on earth can icons be moved permanently so that after the next boot they are where they were left? Some icons to programs I use a ...
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0answers
30 views

How to resize Unity Launcher Icons? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I resize the Unity launcher? Ubuntu 12.04. I want to resize the icons in the launcher. As shown in this picture there is a resize tab and a restore defaults ...
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1answer
261 views

Ubuntu 12.04 is hogging the battery power

I was using my computer the other day on my kitchen side. I wanted to move to the sofa and so I took the power cable out. I took about ten seconds to get to the sofa and plug it in and when I checked ...
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1answer
391 views

Size of icons on Ubuntu 12.04 with GNOME 3

I have never had any difficulties changing size of icons. Now the main trouble is that change of -shell-grid-item-size does not take effect. I was sure that -shell-grid-item-size defined the size of ...
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0answers
141 views

Is there a way to have translucent desktop icon label backgrounds in Unity?

This is my first post here, and I'm still new to Unity. I did a quick search and took a brief look at the suggested questions while posting this, and I can't seem to find an answer. I've been using ...
3
votes
2answers
810 views

Computer, Home icons disappear from desktop after reboot

I previously enabled the display of the Computer, Home, Trash, and Network Servers icons on the desktop on Ubuntu 12.04, probably using MyUnity. Today, I installed a custom icon set and after ...
1
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1answer
944 views

Gnome Shell task switcher and Wine applications: only generic icon displayed

When switching applications with the task switcher in Gnome Shell, only the generic "glass of wine" icon is displayed. This is the same for all Wine apps I tried. Icons in the activities menu are ...
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1answer
448 views

How can I get color panel icons in Lubuntu 12.04?

How do I get all color panel icons in Lubuntu 12.04? I have tried changing the "look and feel" and the openbox settings, but there doesn't seem to be any way to get all color panel icons.
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1answer
2k views

Custom folder icon in lubuntu's PCman File Manager

i just want to ask, if anyone knows how to change icons of programs, folder etc. in PCman FileManager, Nautilus or Dolphin can do this, but PCman not. Thanks for reply PS: i want to change it ...
2
votes
1answer
145 views

Launcher tooltip display issues [closed]

I've just installed Ubuntu 12.04.1, and it seems that I have some issues with the launcher: if I hover the mouse on an icon, it shows a horizontal line instead of the icon's name. If I hover it again, ...
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1answer
161 views

Strange behaviour of Launcher icon positions

It's a hardly any trouble but I still want to ask in case anyone knows. I like to keep my Launcher clean with just two or three most common applications pinned. The strange behaviour is that new ...