Indicators are the icons that sit in the upper panel, doing things like estimating the battery level, displaying the current time, letting you adjust your volume, etc.

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Hard drive indicator is slightly flashing all the time

My laptop's hard drive indicator is slightly flashing, even when idle. How do I figure out which process is causing the hard drive activity and stop it? I believe there shouldn't be any hard drive ...
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How to sort the indicators [duplicate]

I'm on Ubuntu 12.04 and I was wondering if is there any way to sort the indicators like this(Image): The bottom bar is the default one and the upper bar is how I'd like to sort 'em. dbus-send ...
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How do I remove the screencloud indicator?

How do I remove the screencloud indicator? I don't use it, and it bothers me somewhat so I was wondering if it's possible to remove. I wasn't able to find it in gconf-editor. Am I overlooking it, or ...
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How to make mail indicator show a number

I was wondering if it's possible to make the mail indicator show the number of received messages and/or e-mails somewhat like Skype is already doing. It's showing a color (blue) at the moment but ...
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Thunderbird's Indicator Doesn't Show the Bubbles in 13.04

I have tried the solutions that I found here. These two, mainly: Why won't Thunderbird report notifications to the indicator-applet on 12.04? and Why aren't certain indicators showing in ...
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Bluetooth mouse OKLICK 406S connects, but work as a battery level indicator, not mouse in Ubuntu 13.04

$ upower -d Device: /org/freedesktop/UPower/devices/line_power_AC0 native-path: /sys/devices/LNXSYSTM:00/LNXSYBUS:00/PNP0A08:00/ACPI0003:00/power_supply/AC0 power supply: yes ...
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Bookmarks indicator

I just realized that I would like a bookmark indicator -- not a menu, but a stretch of buttons on the indicator taskbar on the top of the Ubuntu desktop that can directly be clicked to call a ...
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brand new L75D-A7280 battery reports 95% max when plugged in, 93% immediately after unplugged

Whenever my brand new laptop's plugged in, it reports 95% max. It never shows 100% or charged. Also, even though I'm not running in low power mode but am in high-GPU Catalyst mode, should it drop to ...
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After Installing Nvidia 301 again and lm-sensor hddtemp and pfsensor Unity is lost

First i would like to tell you, this is my 8th System error, I have reinstalled my Complete OS 7 times earlier than this, and Yet again new issue. I have lost my Unity Dashboard, and Indicator panel. ...
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Caps lock indicator not synced

I have a laptop which I hook up to an external display when I'm at home. I also connected an external keyboard and mouse which makes it more comfortable for me. I have noticed that pressing caps lock ...
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Classicmenu indicator revert old icon after update to 0.08

Today I've updated the super-cool classicmenu indicator to it's latest 0.08 version. However I don't like the brand new icon at all. How do I revert it to the previous version? (the white circle ...
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xfce4-indicator-plugin is empty

I've installed xfce4-panel and xfce4-indicator-plugin and the indicator-plugin to the panel. For some reason the panel is empty. Any idea why this could be? I'm running openbox via an .xsession ...
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Can't compile with CMake - Error

I'm trying to compile this package from launchpad: https://code.launchpad.net/~tombeckmann/+junk/indicator-terminal I installed valac, as the package has some vala code. And CMake, as there's a ...
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How can i create fancy app indicator with custom widgets in python?

I want to create App Indicator that would contain buttons and entries. How can i do that? I see there are some indicators that are complicated like that.
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Is it possible to make the indicator menu background color a different color than the rest of the menus?

I'm using the Numix theme and have been trying to change it so that menus (right click and drop down menus) are a light color (#f6f6f6). Doing that was easy enough but it also changes the indicator ...
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Inconsistent notification from gm-notify with multiple indicator-applet-complete

I'm using Ubuntu 12.04.2 LTS and Gnome Classic with two monitors. The second monitor did't get any gnome-panel, so I added one there and added all the items that the first panel had, including ...
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Several indicator apps removed on 13.04 system tray

I recently upgraded from 12.10 to 13.04 and I know that during the upgrade Ubuntu removed some of my indicator apps (weather app, Xpad, Artha dictionary, Banshee). Can I still restore them on my ...
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Indicator problem

I'm using Ubuntu 12.04. Well, I installed System Monitor Indicator to show the internet transfer speed in the top panel. But it shows that indicate kind of in the middle of all the icons. So, when ...
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Universal appindicator wrapper

Suffering from ditched system tray support in 13.04. :( Is it technically possible to create universal appindicator wrapper for arbitrary application which supports only system tray icon? Maybe there ...
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Ubuntu 13.04 Battery Indicator Issue

I have an HP pavilion g6 laptop with Ubuntu 13.04 installed. Recently I installed jupitor for ubuntu 13.04 and uninstalled in due to some issues. I don't know whether it is the reason but now my ...
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Netflix and Pulseaudio Conundrum

I am running Ubuntu 13.04 with the netflix-desktop installed. However I have a situation with it as it is causing problems with my pulseaudio. More specifically, the desktop app has a bug, which has ...
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network indicator missing after resume from suspend

I run it on Unity. After resume from suspend. I connect my modem to internet, after connected suddenly network indicator missing. Any idea to solve this probelm? Sorry my english is bad.
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ACPI on Asus NV56V Ubuntu 13.04

i'm rather new to ubuntu and just made a fresh install of ubuntu 13.04 alongside windows 8 on my new asus N56V, however i couldn't make it shut down, reboot or logout properly which i taught was odd, ...
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Help with System Tray Whitelisting?

I'm running 13.04 stock. I use Cryptkeeper and Davmail for access to things. How to get the systray Whitelist back in Ubuntu 13.04 is the method I used to get it working. Everything was going ...
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How to fetch “keyboard layout indicator” when it get disappeared

I'm not a native born English speaker. So I write in two languages on the web. I added both layout (English and the other) and it works good. When I log out the system and log in again, "keyboard ...
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How do I open Shutter's main window after closing it? [closed]

Shutter is running: How do I open its main window?
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error opening calendar from calendar-indicator [closed]

It worked a few days ago and now it throws me this error, while I click on show calendar: Traceback (most recent call last): File "/usr/share/calendar-indicator/calendarindicator.py", line 361, ...
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Unable to connect ethernet in ubuntu

Sir, I am beginner to Linux. I have been trying to get internet access via Ethernet in my Ubuntu 11.04 but have failed to do so. Whenever I attach ethernet cable, it starts scrolling (signaling that ...
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Gnome 3 panel shrinking application indicators

today I added a couple of indicators to my gnome-shell panel, like Skype, weather and some sensors. The problem that I'm facing is that indicators that take a considerable amount of space, like the ...
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Is there a gui to show real time who is connected to my network?

Is there a gui to show real time who is connected to my network? By name or ip address is what I am interested in. So I can track usage. Because there is a teenager on here and I need to know
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What options do I have to track UbuntuEdge fundraiser progress?

I guess we all are very excited about Ubuntu Edge, and hope for the best that the 32 millions will be reached. I would love to track the progress, but loading and refreshing the fundraiser site is ...
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Language Indicator missing on Ubuntu 13.04 [duplicate]

After last update, I couldn't find my language indicator, it has disappeared. Is there any possible way to fix this?
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Power Indicator gone missing Ubuntu 13.04

I am using Ubuntu 13.04 32-bit for quite some time on Acer Aspire One AOD255 netbook and today I found out that power indicator icon is missing from unity panel. Also, I didnot get any low power ...
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Is there a git indicator to get notification on commit, pull?

Is there an indicator for watching a git repository and get notification on commit, push, ... ? Searching "indicator ubuntu git watch repository" send me a lot of indicator hosted on github... can't ...
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Alternative systray

13.04 has dropped support for old-style systray indicators. This may or may not be a step in the right direction in the long term, but it's extremely inconvenient in the short term. There are at ...
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How to use the default calendar indicator more effectively in 13.04

How to sync all my calendar events to the calendar indicator in ubuntu 13.04? I have got a calendar indicator on my panel next to volume but it never shows any of my events. I have got thunderbird ...
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Wi-Fi is active in monitored, but Wi-Fi Lamp Indicator isn't turned on

Wi-Fi is active in screen monitored, but Wi-Fi Lamp Indicator in my laptop isn't turned on (should turned on). Can solve this?
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How can I integrate Pidgin with the indicator/messaging menu without displaying popups?

Since the usability gods work in mysterious ways, in 13.04 it's no longer possible to whitelist systray icons that I want to see. While the messaging menu is less useful than the flashing Pidgin icon ...
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Why is the libindicator reporting all scroll event signals as UP?

I am trying to investigate this bug; the gist is, if you have a Unity application indicator, and you scroll over it, the scroll event is always 'up', even if you scroll down. Here is a sample ...
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Backlight Indicator not Working with Nvidia Driver

I have a Thinkpad T420 with Nvidia Quadro NVS4200 running binary 319.12 driver. I am using Ubuntu 12.04 with Cinnamon. The display works fine, and the brightness up/down controls also work in ...
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I cannot see the time in the menu bar

Since I re-installed Ubuntu 13.04, I can't see the time next to the volume control. I installed Unity Tweak but the show time box is already checked. What can I do?
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how to get network manager indicator in Gnome Classic No Effects?

I have found (and attempted) many recipes (all shockingly different) for getting the Network Manager indicator to show at the top of the screen, but they have all failed. More precisely, all these ...
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I have trouble turning on wifi

I have a Compaq Presario CQ62 laptop running Ubuntu 13.04 with a custom desktop (I hate Unity). Every time it goes into suspend the wifi stops working until I reboot. The icon in the notification bar ...
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How do I get the good ol' timezone world map back?

This is the biggest thing I miss from Gnome 2 – the world map with daylight and location markers of favourite cities, followed by a list of timezones with weather status! Shame on whoever thought it ...
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How would I make a simple indicator program to record timestamps?

I would like to make a button to sit up next to my sound/wireless/etc indicators which, when toggled, will change color and write the system time with the word "begin" to a file, then, when toggled ...
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Ubuntu Web Apps Application Indicator not going away

By this I'm talking about the little Mail icon in the top right corner. I accidentally allowed webapps integration for Reddit but I subsequently removed Reddit from the list of allowed domains ...
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Battery indicator not showing up on Ubuntu 13.04 [duplicate]

So I have tried many different solutions and researched everywhere on what could fix this issue. The battery is set to be appearing in the power settings and dconf settings. This has been leading to ...
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Two Ubuntu One cloud icons in the top bar [duplicate]

EDIT: I did some digging around and it turns out that the command provided before was incorrect. Here is the command you'll need to get rid of the OLD Ubuntu One icon: sudo apt-get purge ...
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Move dropbox-client appindicator

I know, that it's possible, to re-arrange the ordering of the appindicators in the tray (this question has been asked a few times) /usr/share/indicator-application/ordering-override.keyfile and I ...
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Appindicator doesn't refresh label

In my application I am quite often changing label of AppIndicator. But sometimes it doesn't refresh until I change AppIndicator icon as well. I am sure, that app_indicator_set_label is called as I ...