6
votes
1answer
2k views

custom icon in “Places” menu

I'm pretty new to Ubuntu, but I know the basics. I read the "How do I change the folder icons in the “Places” menu?" but it didn't help, did the option #2 since I want to specify it for a single ...
1
vote
1answer
177 views

How do I launch Chromium with multiple tabs open using the main menu?

I don't want this to be default behavior for Chromium though.
11
votes
2answers
563 views

Why doesn't GNOME respect OnlyShowIn=KDE; in .desktop files?

I have both KDE and GNOME desktop environments installed on Ubuntu 10.10. When I add the entry OnlyShowIn=GNOME; in a .desktop file, the application doesn't appear in the KDE menu. However, when I ...
7
votes
1answer
467 views

show underlined menu items by default

in the previous releases of ubuntu menu items were underlined by default so i didnt have to press Alt to show them. however in maverick one has to press Alt to view them. how can i set ubuntu to show ...
6
votes
2answers
202 views

How can I get the original contents of applications.menu and settings.menu?

I just want to know the exactly original content of these two files: ~/.config/menus/applications.menu and ~/.config/menus/settings.menu. Mine were changed after some alacarte testing and now I want ...
9
votes
2answers
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How do I hide CIFS volumes in the Places menu?

I originally started an Ubuntu forums post about this but I never received any responses. Anyways, I've got my Documents, Music, Pictures, and Videos folders pointing to Samba shares on my server via ...
1
vote
2answers
123 views

Some commands from system menu of panels dissappeared

When I right click with mouse on the Panel in the system menu I don't see all the commands that were before. For example, when I click on the Panel I see only two commands: (1) Help and (2) About ...
7
votes
1answer
309 views

Menus intermittantly take two clicks

Intermittently, when I left-click on the Applications/Places/System menus, the first click does nothing, and it takes a second click to drop the menu. I've also noticed that hiarchial menus sometimes ...
9
votes
2answers
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How to remove menu items?

I want to remove these items from the System menu: Help and Support About Gnome About Ubuntu I can't do this with Main Menu (bad naming, should be menumanager or so).
3
votes
1answer
2k views

How to change the color of menu text?

First, take a look at this screenshot. http://picpaste.com/pics/Screenshot-4yF1UqRf.1287160366.png Now, I managed to change the selection color from orange to light gray which is very nice. But now ...
4
votes
1answer
2k views

Wine menu directory location?

Using the menu editor I accidentally deleted the WINE menu. Now I am stuck with the application installed and no way to easily use parts of it. I tried reinstalling it, many times, and still the menu ...
3
votes
1answer
538 views

How do I correctly disable a mac-style application menu in classic desktop edition?

I installed "indicator-applet-appmenu" and tried the same for "global menu". It does not work for the most of applications and does not seem convenient with my monitors configuration. The problem ...
4
votes
1answer
667 views

How to remove username from “Me” menu (right near to power button on the top panel)? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I replace the MeMenu username with my actual name? My user name takes approximately as long as would 6 icons. I don't need to see my username, I am the only user ...