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Indicators, menus and menu bars displaying white?. Screenshots issue?

I've just made a upgrade (partial upgrade to be honest) to Ubuntu 14.10, from 14.04. When restarting the computer I find what is displayed on the image, I tried to update my computer to see if that ...
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Left (lateral) bar disapeared after updating to Ubuntu 14.04

After updating to 14.04 version the lateral bar with all icons just disappeared, I know is something related to the video card but I don't know what to do. How can I get it back? Or install another ...
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Menu bar has disappeared 14.10 - nvidia

I had some issues on upgrade 14.04->14.10 that others have reported with nvidia drivers failing to update, but it was working fine. I just rebooted and the menu bar is missing, there are desktop ...
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How to copy my home directory into another user?

I am running Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. I think one of the updates damaged something. I now have no menus. I did discover that I can create a second user. This user has all functioning menus. My goal is to ...
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Open top panel menu stops lockscreen shortcut from workinng

The lockscreen shortcut doesn't work when a drop down menu is open from the top panel. For example, if I right click on either volume control, wireless, mail, username (etc) to get a menu, then with ...
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How do I use "Extra xxxx Applications in dropdown menu?

I have UbuntuStudio 14.04 installed. I opened the "Extra applications" menu and saw a list of applications to install. I chose all for each catagory ( Audio Production, Graphic Design, Photography, ...
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How to reset scale menu size back to default?

Accidentally I set the scale menu size to 6. This resulted to both menu and bar occupy half of my screen. I tried to restore it but the window of the settings cannot be re sized, so, it's not possible ...
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Strange Menu Bar

More often than not, when I boot into Ubuntu, the menu bars are completely white and non-transparent. Many of the icons are different too. All my folders and jar files are also just white sheets of ...
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Global menu bar not showing any menus (Ubuntu 14.04)

Global menu bar in Ubuntu 14.04 is not showing any menus. Local menus don't show whether I select "show the menus for a window in the window's title bar" or "in the menu bar". Here are the ...
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How to fix gnome-fallback Menu Bar items and recover lost launchers?

After mistakenly running dconf reset -f /org/gnome/gnome-panel/, I tried manually putting back all the custom launchers and indicators I put on the top and bottom panels and was able to get most of ...
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How to let Virtualbox guest capture the full screen (including system bar area)?

I am using a Windows 7 (64 bit) guest with an Ubuntu 14.04 (64 bit) host. I just recently upgraded to Virtualbox 4.3.16 r95972, although this problem appeared before upgrade--at the very least in the ...
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How to get back a missing Network menu in Ubuntu14.04?

I am using Ubuntu14.04. Network menu in my global menu bar has disappeared.How do I get this menu item back? Results of running nm-applet nm-applet-Message: using fallback from indicator to ...
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How to make things Transparent

How can I make the right-click menu at desktop semi-transparent. And when you click on Wireless , Bluetooth , Volume , and Calender I want to make them semi-transparent too.
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Dark menu item on dark menu background

I recently decided to go back to Ubuntu's default "Ambiance" theme in Unity, but doing so resulted in dark text on dark menus (like the one in the attachment), which I find hard to read! This only ...
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Locally integrated menus (menus in title bars) only working selectively [closed]

I upgraded to 14.04 and enabled locally integrated menus. However, they seem to work on a randomly selective basis. I've tried a few applications out - Firefox and LibreOffice work, but Terminal and ...
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Network Manager icon is missing on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

A while after I installed Ubuntu 14.04 LTS, the network manager icon disappeared from the panel, although the WiFi is working. Also the Bluetooth icon disappeared too. How can I fix this issue?
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Sometimes maximized windows have blank menu

I have Ubuntu 14.04. For some programs when the window is maximized the top bar does not have anything in it on the left side. This becomes an issue because it is also not controlling the window. ...
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The menu-bar of any application should allways be displayed [duplicate]

How can I allways show the menu-bar (File, Edit...) of every application? not only when I move the pointer to the top, that is cumbersome. edit: But now I (also) have to move the pointer to the top ...
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Why is the menu bar showing in the window?

I have Ubuntu 12.04 and I noticed that when I use unity I can see the menu bar integrated in the window. Usually it dose not show. But I can see the menu bar. The picture will describe what I'm trying ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 - bookmarks in desktop menu bar

I asked this before but the responses weren't valid and I cannot reply to it, so I have to ask again... Ubuntu 12.04 I somehow wound up with a bookmark for a web page on my main menu bar (the one at ...
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Nothing appears on the Menu Bar in Ubuntu 14.04

I recently installed ubuntu 14.04. This was my first ubuntu installation. The unity launcher and menu bar did not appear at first but I fixed it by searching from the internet. Now, the menu bar ...
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GUI problems: black boxes and bottom menu bar

After rebooting Ubuntu 12.04.2 LTS i unexpectedly saw menu bar not in the top (as always) but in the bottom. 'Hidden' menu bar in the top are still working, e.g. i can restart operating system. See ...
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Workspace area stretches into menu bar

I am running 14.04 Unity, I may have accidentally knocked my keyboard the other day (triggered keyboard shortcut but I can't find anything like this?) and now my workspace is stretching into the menu ...
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Why don't I see my Copy(cloud storage) icon on my menubar?

Since Ubuntu One is no more( :'-( ) I am using Copy . But I can't see the copy icon on my menu bar(or panel or whatever). I am sure that copy is running in the background(System monitor says so). I ...
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ADT Bundle's Menus Does Not Open on 13.10

I download Android Bundle 64bit to my 64bit Ubuntu 13.10. Installation was correct. Bundle opens properly but when I try to use top menus of Eclipse they don't open. How I can solve this problem?
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12.04lts to 14.04lts: No menu-bar/launcher after logout/login

The solution here works for me to fix the desktop after log-in: http://askubuntu.com/a/292997/227118 , but I am back to square one after logging out. How to solve this issue permanently ?
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Menus in the window's title bar

I want window menus to stay in the window's title bar and so have selected System Settings > Appearance > Behaviour > Show the menus for a Window. In the window's title bar If I maximise the window ...
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Top menu bar is sliding down after hover

I would like to hide a top menu bar. I mean when I hover the mouse over it, the top bar will slide down (like the side bar). How can I do this?
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is it possible to have an always visible menu bar for nautilus or restore the default full gear button menu, in 14.04

The general solution which involves uninstalling various appmenu packages does not work for nautilus, its menu bar is still missing. It does get a gear drop down menu button on the tool bar, but that ...
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Battery icon not showing in Ubuntu Unity 14.04?

After I did the latest update to Ubuntu Unity 14.04, the battery status icon is suddenly not showing up anymore on the menu bar. I checked the settings, it should show, but it doesn't; what can I do? ...
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KDE top panel, always visible, not functioning,

Just updated the system to Kubuntu 14.04, the top panel which is set to 'always visible' is covering the windows, hiding the close, min, max buttons. It should have the top of the window fixed ...
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Email icons missing from menu bar after upgrade to Ubuntu 14.04

I have recently upgraded from 12.04 to 14.04 and the noticed the usual email icon (little envelope icon) which allowed me to run my evolution, chat and thunderbird applications is no longer available. ...
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How to remove the keyboard layout icon from the menu bar in Unity?

First let me show a screen shot of my menu bar : I just want to remove the En icon from there. How do i do it? I am using Ubuntu 14.04 with unity. Thanks in advance.
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How to integrate jFrame Menu Bar into Unity top bar?

I'm developing a Java application using jFrames, and the Menu bar object doesn't integrate with Unity's top bar (Window Title & Application Menus) as any native Unity application does. Is there a ...
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No menu in menu bar [duplicate]

I've tried Macbuntu, but not quite like it. So I uninstalled it but Ubuntu didn't restore completely. There are now only close, minimize, maximize buttons in the top menu bar, while originally there ...
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Modify sound indicator menu to hide controls from inactive player or remove it after closeing [closed]

I like Spotify's indicator menu which expands whenever the application is open. I don't like Rhythmbox's which shows all the buttons all the time. I'd like to hide the Rew/Play/FF buttons from ...
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Evolution Calendar Clock Menu Not Working

I am new to Ubuntu, so apologies upfront if my terminology is not accurate. Seeing that the clock menu allows for Evolution Mail and Calendar to show its calendar part, I set it up using my CalDAV ...
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Upgraded to 12.10 from 12.04 LTS

I upgraded to 12.10 from 12.04LTS. I can't see any of my side menu bars. Both my menu and status bars look like static. How to fix it?
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Weird behavior in Eclipse [duplicate]

The menu bar in eclipse isn't working! I tried removing and installing it again but no help. In my other PC, running the same version of ubuntu (13.10), the menu bar is on the top of the window, not ...
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Why install app in launcher?

What is the advantage to install app on the pc to have the link in the launcher? I mean, the first time I use Gmail ubuntu suggests me to install the app in the lateral bar, but when I click it seems ...
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How to hide or remove the bar which is top of the terminal?

I always press ALTH when I am using vim. But the terminal have a help button at the top blocking me use ALTH when using vim. I want to hide or remove that bar. Any ideas?
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What actions are supported by the email icon in the Unity menu bar?

Well, so now that I upgraded to Ubuntu 13.10 I got that email icon on the top panel, but this time, when I click on it I won't get stuff about Thunderbird, what I get are some chat options ...
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Rhythmbox menu-bar is not visible

After upgrading to Ubuntu 13.10(Saucy Salamander), Rhythmbox ( 3.0.1) menu bar is not visible in my laptop and desktop(Office). Any help??
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Shutdown, Restart and Logoff buttons not working in Ubuntu 13.10

I was working on Ubuntu 13.10 and everything was good until I entered "sudo Shutdown -P -h now" to shutdown my computer. After that when I switched on the power buttons under the setting icon on the ...
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Why are there two Wifi indicators in the panel? [duplicate]

I just installed Ubuntu 13.10 en noticed that I have two indicators for WIFI in my upper panel. In my 'panel' (where the clock is) I can see the time, a little envelope, a battery, an icon to adjust ...
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Menu bar is no more visible in vlc

VLC was working fine until this happened: The menu bar is no more visible. I don't remember making any configuration changes, though I have tried to revert them, if any with the help of this question: ...
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Can I create a Custom “Taskbar” in Ubuntu Unity

As the title says, I am creating a theme for my Ubuntu 12.04 Unity session creation in progress for a buddy of mine. I would like to add an image on the lower portion of my screen. I have taken the ...
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Increase Menu Bar Size

I'm wondering if there is a way to increase the menu bar size at the top of the screen. I installed 12.04 LTS on my home theater pc, but the mouse isn't as precise (pardon the pun) as on my laptop. I ...
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How to get back top panel after it disappears while using Firefox?

My web pages are being displayed without the Mozilla Firefox borders, and I cant view the applications, places and system bar on the top. I accidentally pressed some button and I cant get the default ...
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How to enable the menu bar and the status bar in Ubuntu 13.04?

I have just installed 13.04. However, the global menu when I select the files folder does not show the options like : Edit, View etc. Is there a way to enable this? How can I enable the status-bar ...