The tag has no usage guidance.

learn more… | top users | synonyms

0
votes
1answer
13 views

How to increase the size of window buttons on Ubuntu?

I have found settings to only increase the launcher size. Could anyone help me in increasing the size of window-buttons (minimize, maximize and close buttons) on Ubuntu (if possible titlebar size ...
0
votes
0answers
12 views

Remove title bar from GNOME but keep window controls

I want to remove the title bar from maximized GNOME applications, but every extension that does this also removes the window controls. How do I get rid of the title and keep the controls?
0
votes
0answers
20 views

Unity remove titlebar when maximized vertically

Is it possible to hide the titlebar of a window that is maximized vertically? Like it is done when maximizing it?
0
votes
0answers
12 views

Wine application title bar hidden inside system title bar

How can I make the wine application use its own title bar instead of being hidden behind the system title bar. Problem i am facing is with sumatrapdf.
0
votes
0answers
21 views

Why the font of menu is different on global bar and window bar?

If selecting to show the menus in the window's title bar (Settings -> Appearance -> Behavior). The font is different (ugly indeed) when the menu is in the window's title bar.
1
vote
0answers
15 views

Window titles often remain displayed after closing a window or minimizing it

I have ubuntu 14.04 installed on my system. Whenever I minimize a window or close it , the title bar of the window still remains there. Like if I minimize or close Firefox, the title bar of firefox is ...
1
vote
0answers
77 views

Customizing Gnome to save screen space

After spending many years with Unity (since it's buggy beginnings) I am considering switching to Gnome. Gnome 3.20 looks nice, dash is much more responsive then in Unity... But, there is one thing ...
1
vote
1answer
60 views

Square characters on gnome titlebar and some system settings

I am using the GNOME Shell interface on Ubuntu 14.10. And after upgrading it, there are no words in title bar only square characters. How to solve it?
0
votes
1answer
17 views

No control bar or application access after updating

have just run a full ubuntu program update on my lenovo thinkpad 2013. I now have no control bar and no way of accessing applications, only an empty desk top.
1
vote
0answers
32 views

How to change audio volume by scrolling in the whole area of the top bar

How to change the audio volume by scrolling in the whole area of the top bar? Now it's possible only by scrolling on the audio icon in that top bar. I'm using Ubuntu 15.10 64bit. Thanks a lot.
2
votes
2answers
111 views

Problem in showing Unicode characters in Gnome Files titlebar

I'm using Ubuntu 15.10 which uses Files v3.14.2 as file manager. This app cannot show Persian characters in folder name on its title bar. Other apps (VLC ...) have no problem in similar cases. ...
0
votes
1answer
72 views

Windows use own title bars and global title bar is still here

Firstly, sorry for my english, if it is making it difficult to understand the problem. I don't how but some days ago, my windows started to show own title bars while global title bar is still standing ...
1
vote
1answer
48 views

Remove `Terminal - ` from xfce4-terminal's window title

Using xfce4-terminal, if I type: PS1="\[\e]0;\w\a\]> " I get as expected > as my prompt, and the current working directory shows up in the window title. But instead of just being ~/Documents, ...
0
votes
0answers
16 views

Text at title bar shown in global top bar for unmaximized windows

Can the text at an unmaximized window's title bar be shown in global top bar for unmaximized windows? Global top bar contains only name of the application that has an unmaximized window, whereas it ...
0
votes
0answers
21 views

Options are missing in the system settings>apperance> behaviour in ubuntu 12.04 LTS

0 down vote favorite I want the window title options to be sticked on the window like windows instead of sticking on the main top of the screen. I am not finding any options to do that. The image ...
1
vote
0answers
42 views

All titlebars are missing If always show menus is activated

I used the command : gsettings set com.canonical.Unity always-show-menus true on Ubuntu 14.04 to activate always show menu option and it worked but the only annoying bug is all title bars are ...
0
votes
2answers
228 views

In ubuntu 15.04 title bar is not showing title

After 15.04 installation I can no longer see the title bar title when a window is maximised. It worked perfectly in 14.04 but now it's messed up. This is how I see my eclipse not maximised: And ...
0
votes
0answers
74 views

how to add opened filename to the title bar of a terminal?

I have tried hard googling changing the default display of the title bar of the Terminal by adding the following into my .bashrc file PROMPT_COMMAND='printf "\033]0;%s@%s:%s\007" "${USER}" ...
2
votes
1answer
584 views

Certain characters not rendering on Ubuntu title bar and Mozilla gmail and some other sites

I've noticed a weird problem on a new install Ubuntu 14.04 on a new build machine. It may be the same problem as this: Accented characters not rendering correctly on title bar in Ubuntu 14.04 and ...
1
vote
0answers
229 views

Window titles are black or transparent when inactive using Gnome 3.14

I'm using Gnome 3.14 on Ubuntu and have the Adwaita Window and GTK+ themes configured. Gnome applications that already use the new combined toolbar/titlebar like the file manager or Gedit look fine ...
2
votes
2answers
1k views

Force tabs redraw in chrome

I use Ubuntu with XFCE4, after an update few weeks ago something has happened to my google-chrome (version>40), when i unminimize the window the title-bar/tab-bar does not redraw, here an example: ...
0
votes
1answer
279 views

Ubuntu 14.04 with Pantheon topbar missing

I did installed the pantheon in my ubuntu 14.04, how described in this link but when I make login with pantheon my topbar (title) doesn't appear. Thanks.
1
vote
1answer
2k views

Ubuntu MATE 14.04: How to disable window maximizing when title bar dragged to top of the desktop [closed]

Default behavior on my fresh install of Ubuntu MATE 14.04 has the active window maximize when the title bar is dragged up to the top of the window. I'm not at all a fan of this behavior. I have tried ...
1
vote
2answers
384 views

Can I move or hide the unity panel so my browser tabs appear at the very top of the screen?

I really like Ubuntu, but one minor annoyance I've always had with it is that, when using a web browser that places its tabs at the top of the application (Chrome in my case, though Firefox does this ...
2
votes
2answers
5k views

Ubuntu 14.10 transparent window title bar

Is there a way to make the window title bars transparent in 14.10? The transparent panel and launcher looks wonderful, but without the transparency of the title bars, the whole surface looks ...
1
vote
1answer
320 views

Chrome 38 Update broke the “use system title bar and boarders”

I can't get rid of the blue bar it was brown before the update for chrome. any ideas or fixes?
2
votes
0answers
210 views

Weird “Box-like” Characters Showing up in Title Bar of Windows

[Screenshots] Why do these box-like characters appear? They disappear once the window is maximised. I can see something similar here: Accented characters not rendering correctly on title bar in ...
0
votes
1answer
548 views

xeyes in each of my Ubuntu 14.04 install is missing the title bar

I often bring up xeyes to test X11 display, especially when checking out my remote X sessions. However, without a title bar, it's not easy to close. I have to kill the window instead. Does anyone ...
0
votes
1answer
61 views

Strange titles (and bookmarks) in chromium in xubuntu

Chromium browser in xubuntu doesn't show Persian titles. For example this site: www.farsnews.com Screenshot (just title): How can I fix that? I noticed it happens in bookmarks too. Screenshot: ...
0
votes
1answer
162 views

Misaligned titlebar icons in Google Chrome

I had installed Pantheon desktop on my Ubuntu Gnome 14.04 using the elementary os ppas. However, that messes up with the title bar in Google Chrome, as the snapshot shows. The problem persists even ...
4
votes
2answers
380 views

Avoid double titlebar in GNOME apps running under Xfce?

When I run GNOME (gtk3?) apps under Xfce, they get a double titlebar: Is there any way to avoid this under Xfce? I'm running Xubuntu 14.04.
4
votes
2answers
12k views

Scale title bars and menu in Ubuntu 14.04 with Gnome

I've installed gnome in my new 14.04 (not the Ubuntu-Gnome distribution). I've noticed the title bars are huge though, and I would like to change. The things is that this solution from here is not ...
3
votes
2answers
4k views

Unity 14.04 - left click to raise window with focus-follows-mouse

After upgrading to 14.04, right-clicking on the titlebar no longer raises the window. I use focus-follows-mouse and historically use the titlebar to promote windows to the foreground. Is there a way ...
0
votes
1answer
106 views

Pulling down on the title bar does not resize window?

Previous versions of Ubuntu had a neat feature where I could drag down the title bar (on the global menu) of any window to resize it (to get a smaller window), but I see that this feature is lacking ...
0
votes
1answer
920 views

How to make titlebar transparent and Square up corners in default ambiance theme gtk3

How to square up title bar rounded corners of Ambiance theme GTK3 based theme in Ubuntu 14.04? and Is there any way to make window title bar transparent in Ubuntu 14.04?
2
votes
0answers
900 views

Transparent Window Title Bars 14.04LTS

I can't figure out how to get transparent window title bars in 14.04 Have tried dconfig editor which has no effect (worked on previous versions) Any suggestions or step-by-steps massively ...
2
votes
0answers
496 views

No Unity bar, no window bar on Saucy and Trusty

After I upgraded from Raring, I started not seeing bars of Unity and also on all windows. Some phenomenon: CTRL + ALT + T not opening terminal Happens only with my main user account ie. When ...
0
votes
1answer
533 views

Firefox and Google Chrome browser pop-ups not always showing window title bar in ubuntu 14.04

Firefox and Google Chrome browser pop-ups 80% of the time not showing window title bar in Ubuntu 14.04. If you increase the window size the title bar appears. Also the indicator in the launcher icon ...
6
votes
1answer
751 views

Why is the application title bar hidden under Unity's top title bar?

In Ubuntu 14.04, The title bar of my application goes under the main title bar of Unity. In the image below, the selected window is of Download Manager, but its title bar is hidden under unity's top ...
0
votes
1answer
740 views

How to install Pixel saver on Gnome 3.10

How to install Pixel saver Gnome extension on Gnome 3.10
11
votes
3answers
10k views

How to set borders around windows in 14.04?

Can someone advise me of how to add borders (wide borders) to Windows in Ubuntu version 14.04. In the past I have used "gnome-tweak-tool". However it doesn't work with version 14.04. All my windows ...
2
votes
0answers
125 views

Rectangle with cross on title bar [closed]

I have installed Ubuntu 14.04 and I think that I have found a bug. When I open terminal and go to edit profile preferences I get a rectangle with a cross on the title bar. It happened with other ...
6
votes
1answer
1k views

How to automatically set terminal title to directory name without path

Currently, my bash terminal/tab title is set based on the directory I'm in. For example: bob@bobscomputer:~/i/had/some/great/pie/yesterday This isn't very useful if I have multiple tabs open ...
4
votes
0answers
787 views

LXPanel: Show active window title & close/min-max/restore buttons

IMPORTANT EDIT: I have now found out that these plug-ins are possible, but do not exist. I submitted a request on the LXDE SourceForge page here. They responded, saying they like the idea, but the ...
2
votes
0answers
102 views

Title bar graphic mangled on nvidia hybrid graphic system

I'm using ubuntu 13.10 and I'm currently having problems with the title bar on every window I open it looks really bad, here's a pic. Thanks in advance . The ubuntu version is 13.10 64-bit, the ...
1
vote
1answer
209 views

Messed up titlebars

Noticed that yesterday there were some kind of updates, briefly ran through the list and remember keywords like OpenGL, Mesa etc.. updated my computer and this morning did a fresh boot and noticed the ...
0
votes
1answer
235 views

Unity and gnome-panel fighting over global bar 12.04

Like so many others I wish there was a way to stop a window's title bar from merging with the global bar at the top of the screen. Today I installed gnome-panel to get the handy ...
0
votes
3answers
846 views

Which desktop environment removes window borders/frames of full-screen windows by default (or easy)?

Another question lists a bunch of Desktop Environments. Because of limited screen space (1024×600), which of them make it easy to hide/remove window frames/borders/decorations (including title bar) ...
1
vote
0answers
22 views

Weird behavior in Eclipse [duplicate]

The menu bar in eclipse isn't working! I tried removing and installing it again but no help. In my other PC, running the same version of ubuntu (13.10), the menu bar is on the top of the window, not ...
0
votes
2answers
380 views

How do I change the title bar buttons on Kubuntu?

I'm thinking about making some custom buttons for the window title bar (close, maximize, etc.) for Kubuntu 13.10. The problem is that I can't figure out what files I'm supposed to be editing to do ...