Screenlets — a framework for desktop widgets

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How do you get a full digital clock on the Ubuntu Desktop?

How to get a clock like this on ubuntu's desktop?
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How to install google gadgets on Ubuntu 14.04? [duplicate]

I've been looking for a way to make my desktop more interactive and I found two packages: google-gadgets-gtk screenlets After reading a bit about both I decided to give google gadgets a go. ...
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Desktop configuration file errors in Folderview Screenlet

I have copied desktop configuration files/desktop shortcuts into FolderView Screenlets. These files/shortcuts were copied from the desktop folder, and they do work there. Some work from within ...
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Screenlets not auto starting in lubuntu

I am trying to auto start FolderView Screenlets in Lubuntu 13.10 There is plenty of advice on the web for ubuntu, with which i did not have any issues. I got the screenlets manager to autostart ...
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help for editing screenlets widgets from the sexisting configuration file

I have been using screenlets widgets but their i have some idea about a widget i want to add some new features to it and want to distribute it. how to find the files related the widgets.
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Get more screenlets not working

Whenever I try to get more screenlets from the screenlets application it pops up with the browser telling me the screenlets.org is disabled. Are screenlets deprecated? Am I missing something?
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screenlets PPA missing on 13.04 [duplicate]

when running a 'sudo apt-get update' I keep getting the following W: Failed to fetch http://ppa.launchpad.net/screenlets/ppa/ubuntu/dists/saucy/main/binary-amd64/Packages 404 Not Found I've looked ...
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Error after removing Screenlets

I used to have Screenlets installed on my laptop, but I found it useless and removed it. After removing, whenever I login, this message shows up and it really drives me crazy. KDElnit could not ...
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KDE desktop and Screenlets

I'm using Ubuntu 13.10, and just added KDE. Screenlets do not work on my desktop, neither do the included KDE weather widgets. They were working fine under Unity. Can I get your help in getting my ...
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How to create my own screenlet

I am using 1 year ubuntu as my main OS already and I feel comfortable with the enviroment and the tools it provides. I also used one screenlet to have my task manager or calendar on my desktop and ...
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Stop Screenlets from minimizing (in gnome shell)

I know there is a similar question already (Stop Screenlets from minimizing) but the solution for the question uses compizconfig-settings-manager which doesn't work with Gnome Shell. Is there any ...
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Dash is blinking

I Have installed a screenlet applet and Conky to my PC. But when I open dash it starting to blink and show through these applets. How do I correct this.
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How can I make my screenlets run on startup?

I've installed screenlets and it seems to work fine. However, when I boot my computer I have to manually initiate every widget. I would like my widgets to initiate without me having to do anything, if ...
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Screenlet behaves like it has no underlying window

I'm trying to write a screenlet from scratch following this guide http://www.ibm.com/developerworks/linux/library/l-script-linux-desktop-1/index.html. I have created the Hello World! example but when ...
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Screenlets RingSensors has to many CPU sensors, what are they?

I just installed screenlets to get some onscreen information about my system. I'm trying the RingSensors screenlet to monitor cpu load, but there are more sensors available to monitor than I'd expect. ...
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looking for a clock widget that is unaffected by the mouse

Between screenlets, cairo-dock widgets and plasma-widgets. One of them's gotta have this function; A widget that hovers above everything on the desktop but is completely unaffected by the mouse. I ...
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Where can I get the source code of KDE's Folder View plasmoid?

I want to have a look at the code of the FolderView plasmoid (which is the thing I miss most from KDE) to see if it is in any way similar to the FolderView screenlet. The screenlet is so buggy right ...
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Can't move Screenlets when position is set to “Keep Above”

I've installed some screenlets and treat them as widgets. I did enable "widgets layer" plug-in in CCSM. But I got a little problem here, When I set position for the widget always on top of windows by ...
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Wallpaper Clock Screenlet not working in 12.04

I spent all morning making a wallpaper clock in GIMP, I downloaded screenlets from the software centre, then downloaded and installed the Wallpaper Clock screenlet and installed my wallpaper ...
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Desktop widget to show list of tasks

In Unity Ubuntu 11.10 how I can have a screenlet with a list of tasks to do? For example: 1- Update system. 2- Check mailbox. and so on. Thanks in advance.
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How to auto-start all screenlets in unity only(not Gnome-shell)?

I want to auto-start all screenlets in unity environment only as it also auto-start in Gnome-shell too (as it is not working well in gnome-shell), i,e, i want to only edit one file not all screenlet ...
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Screenlets change position after restart

I have a problem with my screenlets. They change position on the screen after I restart the computer. This is a known bug according to: https://bugs.launchpad.net/screenlets/+bug/885322 However a ...
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Where are Screenlets configuration files?

I have just installed Screenlets and the extra widget package thru software center. Now I have gotten a little problem with a widget and therefore I want to reset the screenlet widget. However I can ...
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Cannot move Screenlets in GNOME Shell

I have searched around and can't seem to find an answer. I have installed the 0.1.4 version of Screenlets on Ubuntu 11.10 running GNOME Shell, and everything functions okay except that I cannot move ...
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Prevent screenlet icons from showing up in the Unity panel? [closed]

After installing a screenlet in Ubuntu 11.04, it appears in the Unity panel as a running program wasting space (in my case, named FolderViewScreenlet.py), and I've found no way to hide it (aside of ...
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Does using Screenlets affect battery life on a notebook?

I just read about Screenlets. I was wondering if using Screenlets will affect the battery life of my notebook?
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How do I stop Screenlet widgets from showing up in Installed Programs?

I've been running a couple Screenlets for awhile and like them. I'm only running two, although there are quite a few more in Screenlets. However, today I found that icons for all of them, whether or ...
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Stop Screenlets from minimizing

I've setup my screenlets exactly the way that I want them, but I don't have a quick access to any of them. The screenlet config offers me the following : keep above,below, sticky, locky, widget. Out ...
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How do I write a Screenlet?

I'm trying to write a screenlet. It should basically just display a background (could be generated in screenlet or svg) and display some text. I know about the template screenlet and documentation, ...
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What file do i have to run in order to launch a screenlet from the terminal?

I remember i had to run a python file a while ago but i can't remember where i have to find and which one i have to run when i get there (i think there were many python files in each directory) (to ...
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Is the Compiz widget layer still available?

There used to be an option to activate the Compiz widget layer in ccsm, but in Ubuntu 11.04 i can't find it anymore, is it still available? I need it for screenlets.
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Problem with screenlets and permissions?

I can't get screenlets to open. I've newly installed it on 11.04. Clicking the icon in the applications menu doesn't do anything. I'm on an Acer 4810T timeline laptop. Here is the terminal output ...
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My infopanel screenlet is blinking all the time

Installed screenlets and infopanel but it is blinking all the time. Is somebody had the same problem and know how to fix it?