-1
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0answers
14 views

Mange Notification Duration

How to Reduce Duration of Notification ?
0
votes
0answers
20 views

How to disable notifications for a specific application?

I recently installed the native Linux Spotify client on my Ubuntu 14.04, which works like a charm. The only thing that really really annoys me is that I get a notification for each new song that ...
0
votes
1answer
92 views

Multiple notifications via notify-osd or alternatives

I am searching for a way to display multiple notifications at once. The default app for Ubuntu seems to be notify-osd. Can this be configured to display multiple notifications? PNotify is a very ...
-1
votes
1answer
110 views

Ubuntu 14.04 Notification incorrectly displayed

I have a problem with my notifications on Ubuntu 14.04 x64. The notifications are just plain text with a colored background, and are also strangely placed in the top left corner. I have no idea on how ...
0
votes
0answers
96 views

Problem with Notification Area and Eclipse on Ubuntu 14.04

Since the last week, I have a problem with the Unity Notification Area on Ubuntu 14.04. When I'm using Eclipse, (with Oracle Java 1.7) the Notification Area dissapear and, 1-3 seconds after, reappear. ...
2
votes
4answers
205 views

How to check if Unity web apps for gmail (or other) is installed?

I'm trying to integrate gmail with my Ubuntu desktop, recently upgraded to version 14.04, but I don't remember if i have previously accepted to integrate gmail with the desktop. How can I check this? ...
0
votes
0answers
421 views

Thunderbird won't show any alert or notification for events

I have searched but no chance. I'm using lightning on Ubuntu 14.04 and the reminder is not working. It won't show any alert messsage, a popup, a notification and even won't play any sound to remind ...
1
vote
2answers
265 views

[SOLVED]Problem Notify Popup only display blue bar On Ubuntu 14.04

I have Ubuntu 14.04, but not from clean install. I update it from 13.04 -> 13.10 and 14.04. Some day ago, I just realize that some things wrong with it's Notification Pop Up. It only display blue bar ...
2
votes
1answer
536 views

14.04: re-enabling unity style notification in unity after xubuntu-desktop install?

Ubuntu 14.04, I installed xubuntu-desktop to get access to both Unity and Xfce. However now, in Unity the notifications are messed up: no transparency, sound change and brightness change do not show ...
4
votes
1answer
2k views

Which Gmail notification app will work with 14.04?

I tried using the Gmail webapp and unity mail, but neither of them light up the notification indicator (the envelope does not turn blue). Unity mail doesn't even show up in the messaging menu. What ...
0
votes
0answers
41 views

Is it possible to have, at the same time, Unity notifications in Unity and XFCE notifications in XFCE?

If one has both Unity and XFCE desktop environments installed in Ubuntu, is it possible (and how) to have them work correctly without one of them taking the place of the other? I want to have Unity's ...
0
votes
1answer
84 views

How to get rid of the language symbol?

Migrated from 12.10 to 13.10 a couple of days ago. I speak English, British English. I have a British layout keyboard. Now I have a square symbol in the top bar (or whatever it's proper name is) with ...
0
votes
0answers
192 views

Unity Web apps don't have menu options or notifications

I'm using Firefox 24.0 on Ubuntu 13.10 64-bit. I installed a couple of web apps (Twitter, YouTube, GMail) by surfing to the websites and by installing it via the pop up that appears However they ...
1
vote
0answers
227 views

Outlook.com webapp

Does Outlook.com webapp (still called live mail, but that is not important) work even when the browser is not open? I mean let's say I close Chromium to play a game; yet I would like to be notified ...
2
votes
1answer
208 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 ...
0
votes
1answer
160 views

chromium web app integration notifications not working?

Ubuntu 13.04, Chromium 28, unity-chromium-extension 2.4.7. I was able to add Google plus and Gmail as short-cuts it seems. But when I set an email as read only I do not get a notification popup, nor ...
0
votes
1answer
336 views

Alternative to yad/Zenity for Unity

In Ubuntu 13.04 yad and Zenity notification icons aren't showed in Unity. I have written a script to use notification icon to alert me about lftp download progress. Is there any alternative that it ...
0
votes
1answer
293 views

How to obtain mail icon on the top panel?

I just installed Ubuntu 13.04. In 12.04 I used gmail notifier and I had handy mail icon on the top panel. Now with 13.04 I tried few email notifiers (like gm-notifier or unity mail) and I always ...
1
vote
1answer
470 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
202 views

Unity mail sound notification not playing after re-installing Ubuntu 13.04

It was working great just a couple of days ago on a previous install, also 13.04. Everything is the same, not sure why it isn't working. Under options, "Play sound on message receive" is switched on ...
3
votes
0answers
251 views

How to remove Xubuntu notification style?

I downloaded Xubuntu to try it on Ubuntu. After uninstalling it using sudo apt-get purge xubuntu-desktop I found out that even after that when there were pop-up notifications, it would appear in ...
3
votes
1answer
283 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 ...
3
votes
0answers
16 views

How can I make Unity dock notifications more visible? [duplicate]

By default dock icons of applications where something is going on have a very faint glow effect. Is there any way to make them stand out more? Like jump around, have a colored arrow or something like ...
5
votes
1answer
249 views

Unity Notifications do not look normal?

Ok so I think this is because I am missing a package. My unity notifications (ex. when unity tells me it is connected to a network) look ugly. They used to be translucent chameleon rectangles. Now ...
1
vote
1answer
84 views

Will webapps be able to send push notifications eventually? [closed]

Is there some plan to make web apps act with push notifications? It would be really great! For now Firefox or Chromium must be opened in the web app site to make it work.
1
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0answers
91 views

How to solve wierd graphical issues in Ubuntu 12.10? [closed]

You can see with the following screen-shots that the notifications of the bottom right has glitches out and always shows up blank white. Top right notifications are not affected. Also something that ...
0
votes
1answer
1k views

Unity Mail handling multiple accounts

I've configured Unity Mail so it monitors 2 email accounts (say, Gmail and Mail.ru). It correctly notifies me about new messages, but when I click on an unread message it either redirects me to Gmail ...
4
votes
1answer
365 views

How can I return to Unity notifications after installing XFCE4?

After I installed XFCE4, the XFCE notifications are being displayed instead of the Unity ones. Even in Unity sessions. How do I set it up so that I get Unity notifications in Unity sessions and XFCE4 ...
9
votes
3answers
1k views

what is the best Google Calender application for unity to alert and notify you with Events?

i want some example for the best application/client for manage and edit and control your Google calendar and daily mission or event. and it provide alert -alert with sound or notification- to give ...
9
votes
2answers
781 views

Is it possible to temporarily disable notifications?

I certainly like notifications in 12.04, but depending on the work I do they can be quite distracting. Is there an official way or a tweak to temporarily deactivate notifications? UPDATE: To ...
1
vote
0answers
171 views

Control notification display time or better close them [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Close button on notify-osd? How to customize on screen notifications? The Unity notifications (notify-osd) are very much useful and nice. But It seems I can't close ...
0
votes
1answer
2k views

How to change Ubuntu 12.04 Unity volume notification?

I'm using Unity on Ubuntu 12.04 and when I change the volume, I get a different volume indicator than the stock 12.04 notification. Based on what I've found searching through google, it is the gnome ...
3
votes
1answer
569 views

Get Unity style notifications in Gnome Classic?

I prefer the look of Unity's notifications as opposed to Gnome's. How can I get it? Or at least some thing that looks similar?
7
votes
1answer
2k views

Standalone Calendar with Unity Integration

I currently use Sunbird, and I like it for the most part, but its support is being dropped and it doesn't integrate with Unity. I'm looking for a calendar or personal organizer program which would run ...
2
votes
1answer
430 views

Notification download for XChat with Unity?

I want to be notified when a download is active in XChat like Firefox is a little "1" and a progression bar, is that possible with XChat? I want that: But I want it for XChat!
10
votes
2answers
531 views

How to get back default upper right corner notifications?

I recently installed Xubuntu/Xfce session using Ubuntu Software Center in order to test how Xfce would look like. I didn't like it, so I removed those packages and got back to the default Unity ...
5
votes
2answers
419 views

Notification icon always the same, even when Liferea has new items

As you can see on this screenshot, the icon circled in red is always the same, whether Liferea has zero new items (left side), or has new items (right side). Why not have different icons depending ...
3
votes
1answer
523 views

persistent notification for Unity launcher icons

I was delighted to learn about the demands_attention flag as explained here: Is there any way to initiate "urgent animation" of an icon on the Unity launcher from command line? However, ...
9
votes
2answers
464 views

Is there any way to initiate “urgent animation” of an icon on the Unity launcher from command line?

It would be great if one could use it in the terminal for announcing that some time intensive job is done, e.g. "apt-get dist-upgrade; urg-anim".
1
vote
4answers
4k views

Why does Skype notification icon show up in Unity while Opera and Indicator-weather don't?

The only thing I really miss in Unity is being able to have the notification/indicator icons available I choose. I always have a little CPU indicator, Weather, Opera and Skype available, but in Unity ...