An application that is accessed online, within a webpage. Since 12.10 Ubuntu is capable of integrating them with Unity desktop.

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Can I configure notification period of webapps?

Webapps set the communication icon on blue when there are new tweets, messages, etc. Is there a way to configure every how many minutes this is refreshed?
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How to remove Unity web apps?

I recently installed Ubuntu 12.10 and all has been great, except for the web apps feature. I've tried adding a few web apps, but it's very buggy and not a very good experience. I'm also tired of ...
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How can I globally disable Firefox's webapp prompts? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I remove a website from Ubuntu’s web applications? How do I disable unity webapps notifications from popping up everytime I visit a supported webpage? I don't ...
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How do I re-enable desktop integration with websites? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I get the browser to reask me to integrate with a website? The first time Facebook came up after clean install of 12.10 I wasn't signed in so I declined Webapps ...
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How do I remove webapps completely?

I'd like to be able to remove webapps from my system, I don't want any of the packages associated with it. But trying to remove it I am told there are several other packages that require it. Please ...
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Is it possible to create two Gmail web-apps for two Gmail accounts?

I am on Ubuntu Quantal, freshly installed. I have one personal Gmail account and another professional Google apps account. I have managed to integrate my personal Gmail account to the Gmail webapp, ...
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Remove webapss icon from launcher and switcher [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I keep webapps from appearing in launcher? I like the Webapps integration in Sound/Messaging Menus, but I don't need them to be in my launcher when they are ...
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Web Apps install problem in 12.04 64bit installation

I just did: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:webapps/preview sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get dist-upgrade sudo apt-get install unity-webapps-preview and get the following message: Reading package ...
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Webapps don't open correctly when using Chromium

I have just installed Ubuntu 12.10 completely fresh, the old version of Ubuntu was discarded or overwritten (or whatever you call it). I want to use the Ubuntu webapps with Chromium but I've had ...
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Chrome/Chomium Application Shortcuts Broken with 12.10 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Chromium web-app creation doesn’t work in 12.10? Chrome/Chromium allows you to turn a web page into a "desktop application" (tools->create application shortcut). This ...
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Chromium web-app creation doesn't work in 12.10?

If you create an application of a website in Chromium and choose "desktop", a .desktop file is created. In 12.04, you were able to move it to ~/.local/share/applications/ and then start it from the ...
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Why is the Amazon and Ubuntu One Music webapp part of common? Can it be removed without removing all others?

I've just noticed that those two, which I have completely no use of, are part of the common package. This means I cannot remove them without removing everything. But I like all the other webapps, ...
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How do I disable unity webapps notifications from popping up everytime I visit a supported webpage?

Every time i visit a website which supports unity webapp integration, a pop up dialog box out of the 'i' in the address bar appears which gets in my way and distracts me from what I am doing. I do not ...
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How do I keep webapps from appearing in launcher?

I've been looking for a way to keep them from appearing in the bar (and taskswitcher). I want to use webapps, since I quite like the idea of integration (especially for google docs and gmail), but I ...
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How to compile Ubuntu webapps app userscript?

I've created a userscript(.user.js.in file) in src folder of webapps-application.So how can I compile it now?
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installation of unity-webapps-preview 12.04 not possible

I tried to install unity-webapps-preview on the long term support version of ubuntu 12.04 64bit. I used this HOWTO But every time I try, this happens: tom@Tom-Laptop:~/Downloads$ sudo apt-get ...
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Always use Firefox for web-apps [closed]

I am using Google Chrome (not Chromium, I have my reasons) as default web browser, but I want to use Firefox for Ubuntu web apps. Is there any way to force web apps to open in Firefox and not in ...
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Is there any finished tutorial on how to develop and package unity web apps?

I want to create unity web-app for my new website.So,is there any up to the mark tutorial.I've read Ubuntu's official tutorial on this topic but that is not even complete.I've developed the code but ...
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How do I change the GMail WebApp account?

I entered in my GMail account and the webapp prompted in Firefox. I accepted and now, I want to change the GMail webapp account, but there is no option and, inside the "online accounts" from system ...
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Is there an Ubuntu app that connects to, plays, and/or manages Google Music?

I'm looking for a program that I can use for Google Music on my Ubuntu Desktop, that might integrate with Unity, and be controlled by media keys. I'm sure I might be most likely to see a webapp for it ...
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Is it possible to enable Unity Web Apps desktop integration with Firefox Web apps downloaded from the Mozilla Marketplace?

The Mozilla Marketplace has opened a few days ago for early adopters, developers, and testers. With a few tricks, it's entirely possible to install Firefox Web Apps (Which are really handy) on Ubuntu. ...
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Ubuntu 12.10 upgrade and web app do not work

I started Firefox, saw the pop-up window and clicked install for Gmail and Google calendar. I get no change in my unity left launcher menu, nor when I tried to type Gmail in the dash. However when I ...
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Lost the oppurtunity of adding facebook app on launchbar - ubuntu 12.10 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I get the browser to reask me to integrate with a website? I upgraded my Ubuntu to version 12.10 yesterday, and am of course all excited about it. One thing I was ...
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Unable to use Web Apps

Firefox not asking to install WebApps when I navigate to Google docs , Google reader. How do I rectify this. There are few other sites that doesn't work too. But I would be happy if these 2 work for ...
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webapps doesn't show up

I have chosen some of the available webapps to integrate to my ubuntu 12.10, but none of them are functioning. I tried doing this from firefox and also by installing unity-webapps-* directly. But I ...
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Unity Web Apps make seperate window named Untitled in Chrome [closed]

NOTE: NOT CHROME WEB APPS... Unity Web Apps as introduced in 12.10... When I make a Web App after installing the Chrome extensions for Unity Web Apps and Online Accounts, It opens a Web App in a new ...
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How to make my own web app

After switching to Ubuntu 12.10, I have discovered I like the Web App's feature. I do not, however, like the Gwibber application, or Twitter.com (and it's web app) because of lack of features. I do, ...
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Web Apps don't show up in launcher or messaging menu

I upgraded to 12.10 and I'm excited to use the web apps feature but it's not working! I did everything by the book: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:webapps/preview sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get ...
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Can I run the webapps independently from the browser?

I was wondering if it is possible to run a webapp without it opening the browser. For example i have pinned the facebook webapp to my launcher, but when i click on it, it opens the browser and starts ...
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Can't get Grooveshark WebApp to work

I just upgrade to 12.10 and I was thrill to use WebApps, specially Grooveshark's. So I went to the website, click "Integrate" and... nothing. No icon on my dash, no controls on my sound ...
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Restoring webapps after trashing them in unity

To remove a webapp for a website I took his icon from the unity launcher to the trash icon. Now I want to restore the same webapp: how should I do it? Note: sudo dpkg-reconfigure ...
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How to debug webapps

I'd like to create a webapp to integrate with a music website and include the played songs in the Sound Menu. I'm looking at the code for the Grooveshark and Pandora scripts as an example that is ...
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What does “Would you like to install Twitter” mean?

Firefox in Ubuntu 12.10 pops up messages such as (similar messages for Reddit, Facebook, etc.): "Would you like to install Twitter for extra features and quicker access?" What do they mean? What ...
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Is there any way by which I can make webapps open in a new tab instead of a new window?

I have installed these Webapps in my Ubuntu 12.10: Facebook, GMail, YouTube and they work fine. However while launching the website from the corresponding Webapp, it always opens in a new window of my ...
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How do I reenable webapps prompts in 12.10? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I get the browser to reask me to integrate with a website? I hit the 'Don't show me again' button on the webapps integration prompt. How do I reenable them or how ...
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How to add a Web App to Ubuntu's repositories?

According to This Question, some webapps like gmail are now "install-able". I'm the developer of Timer-Tab.com and have already integrated it with the Unity Desktop using the Unity Web API. Are ...
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Why does webapps open another browser icon? [closed]

When I open the BBC web app, it opens another window of Chromium despite me already having one open. The happens with all of my web apps. The image above will show you what I am talking about.
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How to access the menu of the webapp using HUD?

When I open a Web App and try to use the HUD it shows me settings for the browser rather than the app itself. Help? I have this problem with all of my Web Apps not just Google Docs.
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Webapps (not preview) won't work in firefox but works in chromium - ubuntu 12.10 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: There's an issue with an Alpha/Beta Release of Ubuntu, what should I do? I'm using ubuntu 12.10 latest beta. I've installed webapps based on this guide: Unity ...
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Do webapps only integrate with Firefox?

When I open Firefox and visit any of the webapp enabled webpages I have installed, I get a launcher icon for them. The same does not appear to be when I use for example Google Chrome. Do webapps only ...
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Is there a GUI way to see what webapps I have installed? [duplicate]

I tried checking anything related to web apps in System Settings like the "Online Accounts" but I could not find anything that listed the webapps I have enabled.
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Do I have to leave a webapp open to get a status notification?

With the integration of webapps, do I have to leave the webpage for facebook, twitter, Google+ or any other social media (or webapp enabled site for that matter) opened to get notifications or can I ...
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'Web apps' keeps opening another session [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: There’s an issue with an Alpha/Beta Release of Ubuntu, what should I do? I tried searching but couldn't find this (surprisingly). The new web apps (12.10 b2) itself it ...
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How do I uninstall a unity web app? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I remove a website from Ubuntu’s web applications? I accidentally installed the youtube unity web app, and now a "youtube" icon appears in my dash. When I click ...
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Problem with gmail and unity webapps on 12.10 beta 2 [closed]

I am now using Ubuntu 12.10 and my gmail account doesn't integrate into Unity webapps. I have checked the configuration in firefox preferences and also in the dconf-editor and I found nothing wrong. ...
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Do/will webapps work in Kubuntu 12.10?

I hear web apps have landed in 12.10. I can't seem to get them to work in Kubuntu 12.10, however. Will they be coming to Kubuntu? Or did I just not set them up correctly?
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What is an “integration script” and why would I want one?

When I navigate to Launchpad in Firefox, a pop-up appears: I think, despite its failure to form a coherent question, it's trying to ask me if I want to install an "integration script" called ...
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Are there any plans to integrate Web Apps to the Software Center?

Web Apps can now integrate with Ubuntu. It would be quite neat to add web apps to the software center. For example if someone searches for a chat application in the software center it would be nice ...
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Do Unity webapps work in Google Chrome?

I'm using the latest stable Chrome for Linux built from Google and I just installed the Unity WebApps preview. Unfortunately I can't figure out how to set it up. In tutorials I read that unity should ...
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WIll Web Apps be backported to 12.04?

I was wondering if the web app technology would be back ported to 12.04? I didn't know if this is where I would ask this question but I thought I would ask anyway.