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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How to install a web app after dismissing it initially? [duplicate]

There are some web apps that I decided not to install initially; I selected "Do not ask again" for the prompt. Now that I have changed my mind, how do I go about installing that web app for a ...
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How can Firefox install WebApps without root privileges?

When visiting a supported site Firefox shows a pop-up message asking if you want to install a WebApp (for instance facebook, pandora, etc). If you accept, the corresponding package is installed (for ...
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Are WebApps not working as intended?

So I was just trying out the Ubuntu 12.10 webapps feature, but they don't seem to be working as they should. I notice a few things that (to me) don't work as intended, or shown of in some videos. ...
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How can I prevent web apps from appearing in the launcher (waste of launcher space)?

Every time I go to Amazon website, an extra launcher icon gets created in my launcher as long as I'm on the Amazon website. How can I prevent this icon from appearing in the launcher? It's a waste of ...
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How to remove leftover unity-webapps-facebookmessenger icons?

I have uninstalled unity-webapps-facebookmessenger but I have left over launcher icons in the dash and message menu. I have removed the facebook.com entry from allowed webapps domains in ...
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How to remove omgubuntu web app from ubuntu?

I tried using methods found in different posts on this forum, but they do not work because my system tells me that that app is not installed. Any help ? EDIT: ** Just now i installed Ubuntu Vibes ...
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How can I change the icon of a unity web app?

I installed the Tumblr web app but the icon looks horrible. I was wondering if there is any way to change it to a nicer looking one. I've tried changing the icon in the .icons folder but it always ...
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Make Web Pages act like Unity Apps

Is thee a way to make web pages act like apps? What I want to do is to split many Chromium pinned tabs into apps. So, for example, I have 2 gmail accounts, 2 tabs in Chromium, and I want separate ...
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Youtube web app not working in Ubuntu 12.10

I just installed Youtube web app in Ubuntu using this command, sudo apt-get install unity-webapps-youtube but I cannot make it working or I do not find any Youtube icon on the dash.
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How to create Chrome/Chromium web application desktop shortcut?

I'm not able to create desktop/Unity short cut for web applications using Chromium/Google Chrome web browser in Ubuntu 12.10.
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Can unity-webapps make the target refresh?

I've got a working deviantArt webapp, the message counts are working, although they never change. I'd like to refresh the webpage they're on so we get new totals. Is there any way of doing that?
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Facebook webapp doesn't work

All my unity-webapps work with chromium, except for Facebook. It popped up the bar to ask me to install, I did, and the unity-webapps-facebookmessenger package was installed. However, it does not ...
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How can I ask for Ubuntu theme settings if I'm making an HTML app?

The new Gtk3 themes seem to be CSS/SASS based, so the question is: How do I ask the browser for the current theme settings such that I can style buttons or other elements in a webpage to match the ...
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howto use Webb Apps feature [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I use Ubuntu’s web application integration? Ok, I've just decided to try Ubuntu distro. Burned a bootable USB and started playing. After watching "top 10 ...
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Why won't Web Apps install after I click intall in Firefox?

I am trying to install a couple web apps (gmail, facebook). I get the prompt in Firefox to install them. I click install and nothing happens. Am I forgetting to do something?
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Is there a way to request support for web applications not currently supported?

I'm enjoying 12.10's webapp integration, and I'm curious how new web applications will be added to the list of supported sites. (A list can be found in the answer to How do I use Ubuntu's web ...
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Display problems with Google Chrome on Ubuntu

I'm experiencing problems with quite some webpages while using Google Chrome (stable build: 23.0.1271.97). Many websites like facebook, youtube, arstechnica not rendering as they should, also this ...
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How do I hide the tab bar in Chromium for a smoother web app experience?

After playing around (as in forgot to install chromium-addon for integration and losing half a day to find that out) with unity-webapps I finally got them to work. Problem is, if I access a web app ...
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How do I remove twitter and/or other things I “install” in FireFox

When the popup appeared saying, "Do you want to install this for quicker access" or something like that, I said Yes and clicked Yes, thus it installed. I want to uninstall it.
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How do I enable a webapp if I refused to in the past? [duplicate]

If I said no to enabling a webapp, in the past, how do I change my mind and enable it?
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What are the different Unity Web-apps that are available? [closed]

Now that Ubuntu is officially supporting Web-apps I just wanted to know what are the different Web-apps that are available out there. I know the most basic ones just add an icon in the Launcher when ...
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How to uninstall GMail webapp?

I want to uninstall the GMail webapp, and I tried both the ways given in this question, yet still I'm unable to. When I searched the Software Centre for unity-webapps-gmail, I saw that it wasn't ...
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The Google webapp does not integrate gmail

I believe online accounts is supposed to look something like this. (I cant post pictures yet) On my computer (ubuntu 12.10) it looks like this. Where is mail? calendar?
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Visiting launchpad.net in browser causes icon to appear in launcher, how do I remove it? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I remove a website from Ubuntu’s web applications? Using Ubuntu 12.10 with Unity. I think I agreed to install a Launchpad add-on in Firefox the first time I ...
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Launch Webapps in custom browser

I'm using Google Chrome as default web-browser because i need Flash ang i've installed Firefox back to use with Webapps, because Chromium, that i tried to use before, launched through script, taking ...
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Ubuntu 12.10 Web app integration not working when Firefox is closed?

I just started using web app integration for facebook and gmail. The apps work only when gmail/facebook is open in Firefox. What's the point if it only works when the website is already open?
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help with using the Unity Web API for my website

I'm trying to follow this tutorial, but when clicking on the 'executing this now' on that site nothing happens, i have put up this code here press (CTRL+U) to see the code and that doesn't work ...
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Where do webapps install after accepting them

I am trying to find where do webapps install after accepting them with Firefox. This can help me when I want to eliminate one of them or edit something.
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Unity notifications from BBC News do not disappear when I click them

I have a problem with Firefox Unity integration on the BBC News website. The headline notifications never disappear until I click them. Most other programs' notifications disappear after a while. ...
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How to remove individual Unity Webapps' items from message indicator?

In first days of trying Ubuntu 12.10 I installed a bunch of unity webapps like Launchpad, Twitter, Facebook, LinkdIn, etc. Recently I found some of them useless and removed the related ...
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How do I remove Amazon app but keep google apps?

I'm using Ubuntu 12.10. Whenever I go to an amazon webpage it keeps popping up an 'Amazon app' in my Unity taskbar. I find this relatively useless because I'm already on the Amazon website. I ...
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Gmail Web App doesn't show the number of unread emails

I install gmail Web App. A Gmail icon appears in the unity bar, but it doesn't show unread emails. What should I do to show number of unread emails?
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How can I stop being prompted to enter my password when installing a webapp?

Everytime I click on install a webapp it asks me to enter my password. Is there a way to bypass this?
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Remove facebook webapp integration in Quantal [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I remove a website from Ubuntu’s web applications? How can I remove the Facebook app that is displayed in Dash and in the Launcher? When I went to Facebook using ...
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How can I remove web-apps? (Not thewhole feature, but certain web-apps)

How can I remove web-apps? (Not the whole feature, but certain web-apps)
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Integrate unity webapps in gnome-shell

Is there anyway to integrate the new ubuntu webapps integration with gnome-shell (I'm not using Unity) I can accept the integration in Firefox, but nothing happend in gnome-shell. If this is not ...
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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 can I remove Unity web apps?

I recently installed Ubuntu 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 being ...
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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 ...