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Can both appmenu-qt and appmenu-qt:i386 be installed at the same time?

OK, so here's the backstory. Skype recently released version 4.3 on Ubuntu. It now has a menu bar, which it did not before. The only issue is that because it is 32-bit software, it's menu bar is not ...
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Unity launcher, dash and menu fonts are not anti-aliased

I am running Ubuntu 14.04. After installing Qt4 settings manager and tinkering with it (changing the font face for Qt apps) I notice that unity launcher, dash and menu and date indicator fonts are not ...
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1answer
767 views

no menu in dogecoin-qt wallet client

As you can see, there is no menu on the top menu bar. It says "Dogecoin - Wallet" but there are no "File", "Settings", or "Help" menu titles. Clicking on the word "Dogecoin" in the menu bar or on the ...
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0answers
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Way to catch shutdown event in Unity, Ubuntu 13.04

I'm developing gui application (C++/Qt) and now search for correct(documented) termination way for application. Is there any documentation how Unity DE notifies gui applications to exit (some analog ...
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0answers
73 views

about Qt 5.1 App GUI for ubuntu unity

I don't know if here is the right way to ask this or i should ask it in the Qt forum.. I'm creating a Qt 5.1 Application and I wonder how to do some GUI tweaks. in my App I use a toolbar(QtoolBar), I ...
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0answers
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How to change unity8 design using Qt designer?

When I built unity8 on Qt it worked properly and I run it too , but now I want to change some stuffs in design. I tried to change some icons from the .cpp files and it worked. How can I edit the ...
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2answers
254 views

Ghost title bar in Qt programs

I'm using Ubuntu 13.04 and I guess ever since I updated it from 12.10 I've been having a problem with qt applications (VLC and K3B, specifically). Sometimes, when I open them, the title bar doesn't ...
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Why is canonical choosing QT over GTK for Unity's next generation?

So much has been written that I'm kinf of confused, but if I'm not mistaken Canonical is building the next generation of Unity for mobile devices with Qt, and in the near future the desktop will also ...
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1answer
532 views

Qt menus disappear in Unity

I have a fresh install of Ubuntu 12.04 and updated the whole system last week. (just to clarify that I'm up to date) When I'm using qt applications like QtCreator, Opera, Dolphin and so on, their ...
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1answer
539 views

How to change the icon for Qt application?

How can I change application icon (launcher icon) for my Qt-application? Now it looks like a question mark and I want to change it.
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1answer
154 views

Unity, C++, opening a Unity folder out of a QT-application

I wrote an QT-application, which shows a "QTreeWidget" of a certain directory and its sub-directories. Now I would like to make unity open a folder e.g. /home/Username/, by clicking one of the ...
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2answers
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How to add shortcut to unity launcher programmatically?

I'm developing a program in Qt that will help users to manage (create, edit and delete) their quicklists in Unity launcher. I got to a point where I created .desktop file and I don't know how to ...
7
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1answer
1k views

How do I enable global menu for Qt applications?

Is there a way to enable the global menu for Qt applications on Unity? By default they do not use it.
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¿Qt? Skype and qbittorrent (and all qt apps like VLC) crashes my Unity 3D session and [closed]

first... sorry for my english... I have this problem: Just after installing Skype and/or qbittorrent, when I run it, my Unity 3D session crashes (with an ugly screen effect) and get back to gdm in ...
8
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2answers
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Unity Launcher API for C++

I am trying to develop some program in QT with QT SDK. Yesterday I was reading about Unity Launcher API on official ubuntu website. But there is example only for Vala and python. Is possible to use ...
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3answers
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Will the new Unity desktop be programmed in Qt?

Will the desktop version of Unity, scheduled to appear in 11.04, be programmed using Qt? I ask this in relation to Matt Zimmerman's blog posting of several days ago, where he intimated that Qt was ...