statusbar contains the status menus like Network Menu, Sound Menu, Messaging Menu, Clock, Session Menu and more.

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How to copy and paste files with CLI and have a status [duplicate]

I am trying to copy large amounts of data using SSH so all I have is the CLI. I am using the cp -a /source/* /dest/ method but I can't tell how fast it is copying or what the progress is. Is there ...
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My top bar is broken [duplicate]

After drag & dropping by accident a .xpm file on the top bar, the right-hand side is now totally missing (see attached example of missing pieces) :( How can I get this back, please? Update: It ...
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How to display the status icon of skype

How do I get the Skype status icon on the main bar of ubuntu? I've tried to follow this answer, but it wouldn't work. I don't have the panel menus. So, I'm here looking for another way to proceed. ...
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There is a way to change Google Chrome icon on status bar?

I'm running Google Chrome on Ubuntu 14.04 and I noticed that there is a Google Chrome icon on my status bar - I think is because of the background apps. There is a way to change the icon to ...
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How to enable the menu bar and the status bar in Ubuntu 13.04?

I have just installed 13.04. However, the global menu when I select the files folder does not show the options like : Edit, View etc. Is there a way to enable this? How can I enable the status-bar ...
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Strange artifacts in 12.10 that are blocking my status bar. Seem to change based on what I'm viewing

A few days ago, I upgraded from 12.04 LTS to 12.10. The update went smoother than the last time I tried to update (Unity 3D didn't work and I had to reinstall from scratch after trying everything). ...
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How do I focus on the status bar with keyboard in Ubuntu 11.10?

Connecting to internet is only the time when I really need to use my mouse. I give priority to my keyboard. I only use mouse when I'm tired of using keyboard or in the condition I listed above. ...
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12.04: status bar and quick launch bar gone [closed]

i'm new to Ubuntu and i have big Problem: i was running on 11.10, which was working fine, but since the upgrade to 12.04 it has become not usable. Here is why: Shortly after booting, my monitors (i ...
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How do I get the Skype status icon back? (on panel/tray)

I installed Skype 4.0 following this guide. However my little Skype icon in the unity status bar (in the top right corner with clock, volume, etc.) is gone. How do I get it back?
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How to skip to create Ubuntu Menu in status bar? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to get global menu for gvim? When I type gvim in the terminal, I wait for ~20 seconds, then I get this error message: ** (gvim:30499): WARNING **: Unable to create ...
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Firefox status bar not showing

I'm using Firefox 10.0.2 and the Status-4-Evar add-on. The status bar isn't showing, however. I've recently installed Moonlight, but I've disabled it and still no status. Now, when hovering over a ...
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How can I adjust the transparency of the Status Bar (top panel)?

The status bar (by default) at the top of your screen with the icons OFF to the right, date, user name and other computer options. How can I make that bar transparent, like it is when dash activated ...
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Empathy Chat Status Timeout

When I have my Empathy chat status set to "available", I'd like it to get set to "away" when I lock my computer of the screensaver kicks in. It seems that it stays set to "available" as I frequently ...
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Can I remove “Free space” text from the Nautilus status bar?

I want to remove the part in Nautilus that shows free disk space. In theory it may useful but it's so badly designed, every time I select some files my eye gets drawn to "15 GB" instead of the actual ...