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Disable notifications on track change?

I've not long been running Banshee on 11.04, and my main problem with it is that when changing tracks a notification is displayed, this is all fine when using hardware buttons on my laptop to change ...
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Why do Firefox and Thunderbird not use Notify OSD?

Firefox has been the default browser for ages. Thunderbird is a very popular e-mail client under consideration for being included as default in the future. Notify OSD has been around for years now. ...
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notify-osd and dual monitors

I use Ubuntu 10.10 on a laptop, with an external monitor, which is used as the primary. Notify-osd alerts show on the connected monitor, as I want. However, some days ago I removed both gnome panels ...
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Script to monitor window title changes

Here's the deal: I use the lastfm package to listen my Last.FM (duh)... And I want to show some notify-osd notifications when a new music starts. As long the program don't supports it, I want to ...
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How to Get Native Notifications with Firefox 4?

I recently upgraded to Firefox 4. There is extension in synaptic - xul-notify that can be used in Firefox 3.x to get native notifications through notify-osd but it is not working with Firefox 4. Is ...
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Chrome desktop notifications use notify-osd?

Is there a way to make Chrome/Chromium's notifications use notify-osd instead of the ugly boxes it uses by default?
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Show notifications with notify-send when application is full screen?

Is it possible for notify-send to show notifications even if there is application opened in full screen (e.g. chromium, hit F11)? Currently, it does not appear.
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Can I make Shutter use standard notifications?

When taking a screenshot with a delay, Shutter shows the countdown to when the screenshot will be taken, using its own custom notifications (see screenshot). Is there anyway to make Shutter use the ...
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Does Ubuntu prevent customization of pynotify notifications?

Does anyone know why I'm unable to change notification settings using pynotify? I can create a notification, modify it (for example so it should show up in the middle of my display), and tell it to ...
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How to add sound to NotifyOSD?

I want to hear a sound when notification bubbles pop up. Is it possible to add a custom sound? Thanks in advance!
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Ubuntu One notifications?

Is it possible to somehow setup Ubuntu One to get notifications when something is updated. Example: Synced: /home/user/workspace/xxx.py /home/user/workspace/ggg.py /home/user/workspace/UUU.py ...
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How to change the position of the volume up/down/mute notification popup?

Well i really don't know how is it called but i'd like to know if i can change the position where it shows (top right corner), since i no longer have GNOME panels anywhere i don`t like that popup ...
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How to get back the brightness-notification when changing brightness via hotkeys?

Some Ubuntu-versions ago, there was a Popup that showed up while changing the brightness on my Asus V6V with FN+Key. It has been gone since (I guess) 9.04. When changing the Audio-Volume, I still have ...
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notify-osd stops working after totem has been running for a while

I'm using notify-send to get notifications. Since yesterday, it stopped working. After a reboot, I could get a few messages through, but a minute later I can't any more. I have spammed it with a few ...
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Clipped Notify OSD

For the last few weeks I've been having some problems with my Notify OSD.The right and bottom side are clipped. I've tried to reinstall notify OSD several times but without luck. I've tried to look ...
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Close button on notify-osd?

Is it possible to get a close button on the OSD? It stays for a long time, and sometimes I have colleagues over on my PC, and I dont want them seeing who is online, or what song I am listening to. ...
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How can I customize/disable notification bubbles?

Is there a way you can disable or customize the notification bubbles on Lucid?
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How can you keep a record of notifications?

I'm using Radio-Tray and I would like to keep a list of the tracks which get played and I was wondering if it was possible to do this by keeping a record of the Ubuntu notifications?
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How to make Skype use notify-osd?

How do I make Skype use the default Ubuntu notify-osd to display notifications (incoming messages, users connecting, etc.) instead of the Skype's own "ugly" message box?
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Disabling empathy balloon

How can I disable empathy's notification balloon that shows up when someone sends me a message?
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How would I send all NotifyOSD message to a text file?

How could I make NotifyOSD send all updates to a text file (As well as do what it does)?
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How to show the new style notifications?

Installed Ubuntu on my friends laptop. Notifications are showing in the old style, the stock gnome support. notify-osd is installed. Any help?
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Gwibber notifications are not shown

Since the microblogging plugin for gnome.do fails to work in combination with a Proxy, I switched to Gwibber. Gwibber works fine, but although 'Display notifications' is checked in my preferences, ...
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Why are notifications so low?

Whenever notifications show up, they are much lower than I would expect. In most screenshots I see, they are directly under the top panel, but for me, there's a large gap: Is there any way to ...
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How do I change how long notifications are displayed?

Is there a way to change how long the libnotify notifications last? I've googled around for this for months and no still no luck. I'm actually starting to think that you can't change it. I can't ...