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How to change Gnome-Terminal title?

I have several instances of terminals running in my working environment, what I would like is to set a specific title for each one, in order to have a clear idea what purpose the specific terminal ...
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How do I move the title to the center of the title bar? [duplicate]

Can I move the window title to the center of the title bar? When the window is normal: And when it's maximized: I just don't know what to do when I look for example here: How can I move ...
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How to center window title text?

I am using Ubuntu 14.04. I'm trying to change the title text of the windows in Unity to the center. I saw this tutorial: How can I move window titles to the center of the title bar in 12.10? But it ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 Unity Panel Problem: Window Title Not Shown

When the application is maximized, the title of window is sometimes shown on the panel bar. This is OK. And when the window is inactive (switched to another application), the title of first window ...
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How to bring the title bar on maximize of an app?

When I maximize the feh, the information that it provides when not maximized gets hidden in unity title bar? Well I want this: It's showing me feh 13 of 67 But when I maximize feh the information ...
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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 too)?...
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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?
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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?
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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.
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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 ...
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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.
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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?
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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.
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2answers
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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. ......
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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.
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1answer
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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 ...
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How to “roll up” the window?

After just having upgraded to 11.10, I wonder how i can change what happens when I double click a window title bar. I had it configured to roll up (I cannot remember the phrase in English, in German ...
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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, ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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2answers
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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.
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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1answer
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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 ...
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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" "${USER}" "${...
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2answers
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How can I change Chrome's title bar text?

I have chromium web browser open and I don't want it to say Chromium Web Browser in the title bar in unity. It can be blank for any app I have open as well using 12.04
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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 ...
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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: ...
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1answer
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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.
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2answers
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How do I switch between Kwin Window tabs?

How do you switch tabs when you attach a window as the tab of another? I wasn't able to find the corresponding KWin shortcuts to modify. I have realized that scrolling over the titlebar works, but is ...
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5answers
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How to hide Firefox titlebar in Gnome Shell?

I am running Gnome-shell 3.2 in Ubuntu 11.10. Is there a way to hide the firefox title bar and make it like Chrome's ? I would need the min/max buttons in tab-bar. There was a tutorial in webupd8, but ...
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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 ...
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5answers
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Remove title-bar of all maximized Gnome 3.8 windows

(Gnome-Shell, 13.04, upgraded, Gnome 3.8) Recently, I upgraded Ubuntu to 13.04. the default desktop is gnome-shell. Except Nautilus, other software border doesn't disappear when I make them to be ...
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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 ...
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2answers
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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 ...
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Only skype has no title bar in lubuntu

I am using Lubuntu 13.10. I am facing a problem with Skype, it has no title bar, so I can't move it. Here you can see the screen shot Click for a full-resolution image.
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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?
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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 ...
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2answers
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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 ...
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No title bar, window bored or unity launcher in 12.10 after xrandr

-hey guys, need some serious help. Yesterday I was playing around with xrandr to try to get an HDMI TV to work properly without having over scan/ under scan as I have an Intel graphic chip and could ...
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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 ...
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1answer
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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:
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1answer
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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 ...
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1answer
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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 ...
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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?
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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 ...
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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 ...