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How to replace gnome 3 notifications with Unity's notify-osd inside gnome?

I want to replace gnome 3 notifications with the ones available on Unity (notify-osd, I think?), how can I do this?
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0answers
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How to get mac like popup notifications on gnome?

I'd like to replace normal gnome notifications with the ones like on Mac OS X, how would one be able to do this? If its not possible, how can I replace gnome notifications with the ones on Unity?
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0answers
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Kde uses Gnome notification system instead of knotify

I tried to install kubuntu-active on the Kubuntu Trusty and it failed to start. So, I removed it and many packages has "active" in it name related to KDE Active. KDE runs ok now but one issue: It uses ...
3
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6answers
388 views

Is there a program that can put some kind of visual notification on my screen for use with the alarm clock app?

I use the 'alarm-clock-applet' to notify me every so often to take a break from looking at my screen and give my eyes a bit of a rest. The interface is clunky, but it works. One issue I'm having, ...
0
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0answers
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How to disable bottom notification panel in GNOME 3.8

How to disable bottom notification panel (not notifications just panel, I don't want it to appear when I hover with mouse over bottom side of screen). I want to use Docky on bottom side, but ...
4
votes
1answer
867 views

always show notifications in activity overview (gnome shell 3.10)

I want the notification bar to be always shown when I use activity overview. In some version of Gnome Shell (maybe 3.2 or 3.4) it was by default so I was wondering if it can be done in Gnome Shell ...
0
votes
2answers
267 views

Reset settings of gnome-control-center sound program

I have Ubuntu 13.10 installed on my notebook. I have a problem only with skype. When it plays a notification sound, the program is muted on gnome sound settings (as seen in the screenshot). But the ...
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0answers
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Disable Duplicate “Unable to connect to Wireless Network” Notification on gnome-shell

I'm on Ubuntu 12.04.3 and to start with, I've read about this: https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/network-manager-applet/+bug/912702 and my problem is a bit similar, but a little different. And ...
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2answers
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No notifications from notify-osd on 13.10

I recently upgraded to 13.10. Notify-OSD works correctly ($ notify-send test # sends correctly the notification using gnome-shell style), but I'm not able to get notifications on volume up/down, ...
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votes
2answers
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Use notify-osd instead notification-daemon in GNOME-Shell

How I can replace **notification-daemon** (ugly notifications at bottom of screen) by NotifyOSD (modern bubbles in right upper corner) ? I found some posts about this, but GNOME at default mode ...
1
vote
1answer
197 views

How to change the notifications dialog theme?

After installing Gnome 3 on my Ubuntu 13.04 (Unity) the "notification dialog theme" (screenshot below) changed. I'd like to know if is possible to return to the Unity default notification dialog theme ...
3
votes
1answer
275 views

How do I remove this annoyingly pixelated popup?

How do I remove this annoyingly pixelated popup? It looks like the gnome3 popup for volume, however it only pops up when i use my laptops multimedia keys, not the volume or brightness keys. I can't ...
6
votes
1answer
798 views

Outlook.com and Google Apps email notifier for gnome-shell?

So, pretty basic question, I use outlook.com for some work email, I use multiple Google Apps emails for different things. I don't use an email client, I just use the different webmail interfaces, ...
1
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0answers
121 views

Notification's timeout should also expire when inactive

A script of mine shows notifications via notify-send. When I'm actively using my system they disappear after some seconds, but when f.i. I'm not using my mouse or keyboard, or my screen is turned off, ...
0
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1answer
109 views

Notification Panel in Ubuntu Gnome Remix Crashed how to start without reboot [closed]

I was writing some python code which interacts with dbus to do notification which works great. not sure what happened, but somewhere along the way the notification panel at the bottom crashed. I ...
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0answers
89 views

gnome shell message notication not showing notifications some times

I have installed gnome shell on ubuntu 11.10 . The message notification some times dosent show the notifications. It only appears after i close empathy and restart it. How to fix this?
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0answers
154 views

Gnome Shell with user theme doesn't show notifications properly

I'm using gnome shell with user theme, and all notifications appear transparent and with no text, only icon appears. I tried Shell OSD Extension too ( ...
0
votes
2answers
1k views

How to remove Universal Access from the Notification Area? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I disable the Universal Access Settings icon? I just installed 12.10 with GNOME 3.6 and in the Notification Area left to the clock there is a icon for universal ...
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0answers
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How to disable the Mount notification in Gnome 3.4? [duplicate]

How to disable those annoying notifications when you plug a new disk in, or connect to a network and so on.... I know that if I add a device to a mount script they will be mounted on boot thus not ...
1
vote
1answer
922 views

How to make docky and gnome shell work together?

I like gnome shell and I like docky. The problem is that the gnome shell places the notifications and that little notification dock down there. I want to place docky at the bottom but then the ...
2
votes
1answer
81 views

Will there be smileys support in Gnome shell notifications?

First I should say I love gnome shell a lot. Its awesome and its notifications are too good . I can directly chat in them without even opening another window. But my only problem is it doesn't ...
2
votes
0answers
69 views

How can I disable all GNOME Shell notifications? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I configure Gnome Shell Notification settings? I recently switched to GNOME Shell. Everything works great expect that I keep getting notifications of wired ...
1
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3answers
402 views

Wrong notification on GNOME Shell?

I just installed GNOME Shell on my 12.04 a couple hours ago. The notifications are just cool, and I installed shell extensions, and it works smoothly in 1 hour. Then I restarted my computer for some ...
2
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2answers
2k views

How do I re-enable disabled network notifications in GNOME Shell?

I'm using Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. I recently disabled (accidentally pressed "don't show again" button) some network notification on GNOME Shell. There are (as I can remember): "GSM Network - You are now ...
1
vote
1answer
1k views

Move the thunderbird notification from bottom panel

I am using Ubuntu 12.04 on my laptop and running gnome-shell as primary desktop,I've couple of questions 1) I would like to move the thunder bird notification from bottom right corner to top panel ...
2
votes
2answers
2k views

Disable automount notification for usb-drive

I'm using Ubuntu 12.04 with Gnome Shell and on my computer I have a usb-drive (with two partitions) that are always plugged in. When I login there is always a notification that they have been mounted. ...
1
vote
3answers
3k views

Two notifications for empathy and no notification preferences tab?

I am getting an issue with empathy. When I am in a chat every time I send a message I get a standard gnome-shell notification echoing what I just set, the same applies for when a message is received. ...
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votes
2answers
451 views

How to close notifications with the keyboard?

my problem is that when I insert a drive (HDD partition, DVD etc.) a notification appears, which has a unlimited duration. Clicking somewhere (except the options) will close this notification, but it ...
2
votes
2answers
556 views

How do I disable pop-up windows?

Ubuntu displays a variety of pop-up windows (including keyring manager, update manager, upgrading windows, etc.). I would like to not have any pop-ups on my screen. Is there a general way to disable ...
4
votes
1answer
848 views

Is there a simple way to create stacked notifications in GNOME Shell?

For example notify-send will create a new notification icon in the tray every time it's executed. I haven't been able to find an easy, preferably scriptable, way of creating these.
8
votes
1answer
3k views

How can I stop Gnome Shell's drive pop up notifications?

I have an NFS drive mapped in Ubuntu 11.10 using autofs which automatically mounts a drive on every boot. But if I use the Gnome Shell interface, a pop up notification keeps popping up from the ...
3
votes
1answer
761 views

Gnome-shell notifications in the tray gets overcrowded

The notification tray at the bottom of my desktop screen gets overcrowded with notification icons after several notify-send messages appear. Is there a way to clear this tray?
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5answers
5k views

Sometimes new windows don't come to the front when launched

I'm using gnome shell with new ubuntu for few days now and have experienced really annoying behaviour with new windows. Sometimes when I use another window and press e.g. Alt Ctrl T to open new ...
5
votes
2answers
4k views

Pin notifications to toppanel in GNOME shell?

I just installed and enabled the GNOME shell for ubuntu 11.10. its really nice except that i cannot pin the notifications i want to the top panel. instead theyre on the bottom panel, normally hidden ...
2
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0answers
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No Empathy notifications with Gnome Shell 3.2 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to enable Empathy chat room notifications? I installed the Gnome shell 3.2. when I run empathy there is no icon in the notification area (bottom-right) and there's ...
2
votes
1answer
4k views

How can I configure Gnome Shell Notification settings?

I couldn't find where I can change Gnome Shell notification settings. I clicked the button that appears with "Don't Show Again" (or something like that) label on a notification, and now when that ...
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0answers
482 views

Turn off GNOME Shell notifications while user is available [closed]

I'm currently using GNOME Shell. Is there away to turn off the notifications while having my status as available? I personally feel that the message notification is kinda annoying, and, if I turn it ...
15
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5answers
5k views

How do I clear all gnome shell notifications?

I use Jupiter as a power manager. Now I get a good number of notifications from it. I do not have problem with the fact that I get all these notifications. I do however, want to be able to clear all ...
2
votes
1answer
2k views

Using Hamster in Gnome Shell 3.2

I am running Gnome Shell 3.2 on Ubuntu 11.10. I have installed Hamster Applet package version 2.32.1-0ubuntu5. There is now a Time Tracker application. Clicking on it does start the application where ...
3
votes
2answers
2k views

IM message indicator in gnome-shell

I'm trying to use instant messaging with Gnome Shell with the current Ubuntu 11.10 but up to now this is a total disaster. I have these problems: When I want to write someone a message I have to ...
8
votes
1answer
1k views

How to enable Empathy chat room notifications?

Is it possible in Empathy (Ubuntu 11.10, gnome-shell) to receive notifications when somebody posts a message to a chat room? I have checked the "Enable bubble notifications" box under edit > ...
4
votes
1answer
711 views

How to change the position of docky notifications?

I'm using docky in Ubuntu 11.10 with gnome-shell and sometimes the notifications cover the dock. It would be great if the position of the notifications can be changed.
7
votes
2answers
9k views

Gnome Shell Thunderbird Mail Notification

Does anyone know of a way to get persistent Gnome 3 panel notifications in Gnome 3 in Oneiric? It's one of the few things holding me back from using Gnome 3 regularly. I've actually found a way of ...
1
vote
1answer
128 views

Are appindicators and notifyosd useful for other than Ubuntu's Gnome users?

Are applications that use NotifyOSD and AppIndicators compatible with general Gnome or would e.g. a user of another distribution first need to install some Ubuntu libraries to have the same ...
7
votes
2answers
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Why do my clock, indicator applets, and notification area sometimes move around when I restart? How can I prevent that?

I have all of them locked to the panel, but they keep moving around upon logging out and back in. So, for example, sometimes the Indicator Applet Session is farthest to the right, but sometimes the ...