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Ubuntu 16.04: My menu bar doesn't respond

No matter what program I have open, the menu bar won't respond correctly. It responds to the close/resize icons on the far left, but nothing else. It's there, but unresponsive. It started happening ...
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How to top panelbar/taskbar change and set bottom position? [duplicate]

I want to change top panel bar and set bottom position.
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Why does the menu bar appear only when the window is maximized?

My problem is that most graphical programs dont have a menu bar (file,edit,view etc) when not on full screen (maximized) native built in ubuntu programs or 3rd party stuff alike from VLC to ...
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Some elements don't appear into the Main Menu

I use Ubuntu Studio 16.04 LTS and, since a while, some elements don't appear into the Main Menu. I'm talking about the Audio, Video and Graphic Groups of apps. All those apps can be accessed because ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 Unity Panel Problem: Window Title Not Shown

When the application is maximized, the title of window is sometimes shown on the panel bar. This is OK. And when the window is inactive (switched to another application), the title of first window ...
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Top menu and “start” menu gone

My top menu and left-hand side menus are gone, I have already tried: 1. reinstall nvidia drivers 2. play with confizconfig, 3. reset unity, none of those really work, similar to other threads, Guest ...
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Removing global menu bar Ubuntu 16.04

I like that when I hover the cursor over the menu bar and the options appear. However, find it's annoying that all the menu bars are at the top of the desktop. I tried removing them with: sudo apt-...
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Global Menu shrinks appname

So this is not a question on how to have the Global Menu always visible, but instead, how to make the Global Menu to show the full appname. If it's too long it gets faded out: How would I be able ...
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In Ubuntu 14.04,menu bar not showing time and when we go in settings,all grey out,not able to change anything

In this image showing all working but on another system these all above showing is grey out,not even able to modify,how to resolve,please help Also Checked this link : https://www.maketecheasier.com/...
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Slow dash search in Unity [duplicate]

How can i speed up "Search your computer" From the menu bar I click on keyboard (Windows Button) then start write what i am looking for. It seems when I first reboot my laptop and search for '...
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Some applications can't show up menu bar on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS

Nautilus, gedit, gvim, LibreOffice, Audacious and gimp have no application menu so that I can't find File,Edit, etc.. But Google Brower, Firefox and Okular is ok. No menu bar display: Has menu bar ...
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Skype icon doesn't show up on app indicator on Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial

When I log in to Skype, the Skype icon doesn't show up on the app indicator (tray/menu bar right side) on Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial. I've tried the installing the libappindicator1 as suggested here, and it ...
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Why the font of menu is different on global bar and window bar?

If selecting to show the menus in the window's title bar (Settings -> Appearance -> Behavior). The font is different (ugly indeed) when the menu is in the window's title bar.
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Launcher and utility disappeared 14.04 even after running compiz

I went through the compiz manager and installed utility, still it is not working, no menu bar, launcher shown even after restart
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No control bar or application access after updating

have just run a full ubuntu program update on my lenovo thinkpad 2013. I now have no control bar and no way of accessing applications, only an empty desk top.
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Is there an alternative to the Whisker menu for XFCE?

I really don't like the Whisker menu, I can't uninstall programs from it, customize it (Change the colour, make categories, change the name of a program, or the icon of a program), and worst of all ...
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Per Application Menu Bar (like Unity) in Gnome

I know Unity is based on Gnome and has the application-specific menu bar at the top (which can be set in the settings). I am running Ubuntu Gnome and was wondering if it was possible to get that in ...
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Launcher and menu bar has dissapeared on ubuntu 15.10

After login this appears Yesterday, I have uninstalled several application software. After rebooting the computer launcher and menu bar dissapeared and every functionality related to that has gone. ...
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How to enable global menu support in LibreOffice in XUbuntu?

I have just noticed that global menu (top menu, dbus menu, whatever you call it, I mean this) functionality does not work in LibreOffice (5.0.2.2) in Xubuntu (15.10) - the menu is shown in the ...
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Ubuntu 15.10 + Cinnamon 2.6 = No menu bar

I used to use Linux Mint 17.3 Cinnamon at work. But on my brand new laptop, the internal Intel HD Graphic card is not supported on Ubuntu 14.04. So, I just can't use the VGA output, which is a killer ...
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Unity menu bar into title bar integration stopped working for gnome-terminal

Today when I started gnome-terminal, the menu bar was not integrated into the title bar as usually. Only the Terminal menu point is correctly integrated, all others show up in a separate menu bar. ...
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Theming Telegram Panel Icon (ubuntu 15.10)

I'm adapting an icon theme (FlatWoken) to fit my desktop. I seem to have a problem with Telegram icon. I can set a dash icon but no luck with the top panel indicator, as you can see in the picture ...
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How to show the menu bar in Thunar in Xubuntu 15.10?

I accidentally hid the menu bar in the Thunar file manager, how can I make it visible again?
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Changing themes and icons with Unity or Ubuntu Tweak, but getting same menu bar “defaults”

On Ubuntu 15.10, using Unity or Ubuntu tweak, I can change my Theme and Icons. But for some Icon sets, the menu bar icons seem to be the same. For example, this is what the menu icons for "Breeze-...
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How do I make the battery indicator always show my laptop battery by default instead of the mouse battery?

Using Ubuntu 14.04. If I plug in my USB wireless Logitech mouse (M185) it will show its battery status instead of the laptop's battery, but only when the laptop is plugged in. The battery level of ...
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unity launcher and top menu bar missing

I am using ubuntu 12.04 dual booted along with windows 7. Things were going smooth till now, but with the latest UPDATE, the unity launcher and the top menu bar are missing. Except terminal no ...
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How to add icons with dropdown with actions to ubuntu menu bar

I have some scripts/programs which I run often. How can I add an icon to menubar for e.g. like dropbox which when on clicked provides a dropdown menu with several options, each option on clicking runs ...
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Launcher & Menu bar is disappeared from my ubuntu 14.04 [duplicate]

Launcher & Menu bar is disappeared from my Ubuntu 14.04. I have tried all general solutions given on site...please help...
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Dedicated menu bar inside a window in Ubuntu 15.04 with Unity

Does somebody know how to configure Ubuntu 15.04 with Unity to show menu bars inside a window without covering the window title? I know it is possible to display the menu bar inside the title bar ...
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How to remove the network icon from the menu bar?

I clicked on the WiFi Network symbol in Applications to many times and I now have 8 Network connection icons in my menu bar. I didn't realize till to late that it was adding them to the menu bar. I ...
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Is there a way to change the position of the top menu bar?

I'd like to know if there's a way to put the menu bar in the bottom, instead of it being in the top.
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Menu bar missing in gedit

I don't know what I did in gedit (and nautilus), but menu bar gone away. Here a screenshot. Actually, menu bar changed but I like the "classic" way, with "File, Edit...". What I did wrong and how I ...
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Menu and Title bars have disappeared

My menu and title bars have disappeared. All was well until I started my HP Probook 4520s this morning. I can get to settings by right-clicking on the desktop and all seems well. I have installed ...
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How to show the menus for a window in the window's title bar in KDE Plasma 5

I installed both the 'appmenu-qt' and 'appmenu-qt5' packages on a fresh install of Kubuntu 15.04. Then I looked in 'System Settings > Application Style', but found no options to enable the appmenu. ...
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Wireless network icon won't display on the panel

I check the nm-applet on the terminal and this is what it showed up I search on the web for possible solutions for that and i tried it but it doesn't work out.
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Always show menu even in unfocused windows

I'm using Ubuntu 14.04. Recently I found out, that I can enable to always show the menu in the title bar of a window by using this console command: gsettings set com.canonical.Unity always-show-menus ...
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Menu bar networking menu disabled

Roughly every 2 weeks (give or take a few days), my WiFi becomes disconnected and the networking menu becomes disabled. I’ve been experiencing this for a few months now hoping I could track down ...
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Customize Layout of Panel and Launcher in Unity

Just wondering if there is a way to adjust the launcher to take 100% of the screens height and have the panel (menu-bar) at the top fill the width beside it. Currently it looks like this: But I'd ...
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Installed ReText without menu bar!

I just install ReText using sudo apt-get install retexton my ubuntu 14.04 LTS. It doesn't have a menu bar. And i didn't find configuration file either. Can anyone help me?
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How do I restore missing launchbar and menubar in Unity?

I had this Ubuntu infinite login loop problem, and after searching the forum, I did these steps. Ctrl + Alt + F6 ls -lah I found -rw------- 1 root root 20 Dec .Xauthority So I did chown username:...
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how to edit menu bar in ubuntu 14.04 LTS

I want to remove the mail icon from menu bar is it possible to do that?? I tried to find some solution but all was for the old version of Ubuntu. Thank you in advance. ,
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Is there a way to configure Unity's top bar to autohide?

I'd like Unity top bar to be hidden, and only appear when the mouse reaches the top of the screen. Is there some configuration / plugin / patch / hack or something that would allow me to do such a ...
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Can I move or hide the unity panel so my browser tabs appear at the very top of the screen?

I really like Ubuntu, but one minor annoyance I've always had with it is that, when using a web browser that places its tabs at the top of the application (Chrome in my case, though Firefox does this ...
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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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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 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 ...