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 change trust settings in unity-webapps

I installed unity-webapps and I allowed GMail to integrate, however disallowed access to Google Docs and something else. Now I want to review and change the settings. How to do that? I found how to ...
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Open mailto: links in Unity with non-default browser webapp?

I use Firefox as my default browser. Email is a Chromium webapp pinned to the launcher, with a Google Apps account so it's basically GMail. Most solutions involve the 'desktop-webmail' application ...
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How to run Thunderbird in the background?

I want to get instant notifications for new emails and I don't want to install and configure an extra program for that. Thunderbird shows notifications, so does Gmail webapp. But both of them work ...
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Remove Chrome shortcuts from app menu

Anyone knows how to remove "web apps" I made in Chrome using menu => extra => create shortcuts (no real Chrome apps) from the app menu in Ubuntu? When right-clicking on a normal app (Thunderbird in ...
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How does the javascript WebApp integration work? [closed]

So, this question is mostly for the guys at Canonical that came up with the Javascript integration of (I think it's C++, but I could be wrong) integration. How is it possible to integrate external ...
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Can I resize the window width from a web app?

I'm developing a webapp and in Ubuntu 14.04 I have this doubt: Can I resize the window width from a web app? How? For @terdon question: Code: https://launchpad.net/unity-webapps-telegram The app ...
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Unity Web App for BBC News no longer shows notifications since upgrade to 14.04

Hi I've just upgraded to Ubuntu 14.04 64bit and I've been accustomed to having the notifications for the BBC News Web App come up but they have stopped since I upgraded. I use Firefox for the web ...
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Can I use unity web apps in Ubuntu 13.10?

I've learnt of the unity web apps and would like to use them in saucy, but I can figure out how. I cant seem to find any straight forward instruction.
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Unity webapps not functioning in 13.10

I'm running Saucy Salamander (13.10), and it seems that not one of my web apps is working properly. Most of them (with the exception of Google Docs) will integrate into my launcher, but when I launch ...
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Installing the Tomcat7 examples webapp on Ubuntu 12.04

I used the sudo apt-get install tomcat7-examples. They were installed in /usr/share/tomcat7-examples/examples directory. Tomcat could not locate them from the URL : 127.0.0.1:8080/examples/ ...
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ubuntu 13.10 webapps

In my ubuntu installation webapps don't integrate in menu indicators: I tried grooveshark, youtube, gmail, facebook no menu integration and no notifications. P.S. I am using ubuntu 13.10 64 bit.
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Auto-Starting Seafile Server 12.04 (Server Edition)

I'm having trouble getting Seafile to auto-start upon boot-up. here's what I've done so far: Created ~/lovette/seafile-control-script.sh #! /bin/sh # /etc/init.d/seafile # # Start/Stop/Restart ...
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13.10 - Opening webapps creates duplicate firefox entry on Launcher

I have Ubuntu 13.10 with the Amazon and GMail webapps installed. Now, when I go to dash and click on Amazon, a Firefox window opens and both a Firefox and an Amazon icons get added to the launcher. ...
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Unity Integration with HUD and top bar

I've got problem with unity web apps. Fresh install. Got chromium and ubuntu. When I go on facebook or gmail, ect., browser ask mi to install that webapp. I've installed it. Only thing after ...
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The Ubuntu Web App for Gmail in Saucy stopped appearing

The Ubuntu Web App for Gmail in Saucy stopped appearing in the Unity Launcher when "mail.google.com" is opened... I've tried uninstalling it (through Synaptic and even selecting the conf files of the ...
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Outlook.com webapp

Does Outlook.com webapp (still called live mail, but that is not important) work even when the browser is not open? I mean let's say I close Chromium to play a game; yet I would like to be notified ...
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Skype in Outlook.com in Ubuntu won't work

I wouldn't normally ask a question like this on AskUbuntu - it's more related to web browsers is what some people might say. But, if you read on, you'll see why I'm asking it on this forum: If I go ...
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Webapps on Chrome - not Chromium - with Ubuntu 13.04

I've been trying to find some info on this, but I only got very confusing or old pages. I simply would like to know if I can use the webapps on my Chrome (version 29.0.1547.76) with Ubuntu 13.04
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HDD Monitoring Web Interface

Is there a web based application that I can install in UBUNTU 13.10, that will allow me to monitor my drive's and their capicity etc? I'd like a visual interface rather than having to remember all ...
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Are Web Apps still part of Ubuntu's future?

I have been trying to find information about Ubuntu Web App API and integration but can only find API docs for 12.10. Has the API been abandoned or is this just a gap in the documentation?
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How to open webapps in their own window, without navigation bar [closed]

I would like to open firefox webapps (unity webapps) in their own windows. Without a navigation bar, etc. Same as chrome's "application shortcuts". Is there an extension, add-on or app to manage ...
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Where is the web app API documentation?

The API reference for Unity Web Apps seems to have disappeared. There's a link from http://developer.ubuntu.com/resources/platform/api/12-10/ to "Web developer documentation", but it's broken. Does ...
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Unity WebApps installation Failure for Chromium

I am running Kubuntu 13.04 on an HP Pavillion Elite HPE 240f with a 64 bit AMD64 processor. It is a dual-boot configuration with Windows 8.1 Preview. I use Chromium as my default browser in Linux. On ...
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Newer versions of chromium? [duplicate]

I've been wondering why the ubuntu's version of chromium is still on 25 -- from lucid up until raring -- while the current stable version is 28. The only reason I use chromium is to use the web apps ...
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iGoogle replacement in Ubuntu [closed]

I have been using iGoogle for a long time, but it closes in November. There are Ubuntu replacements for the various functions I use in iGoogle: gmail, weather, translate, calendar, gdocs, google ...
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Cannot get web-apps working in Ubuntu 12.10

I have been using vanilla Ubuntu 12.10 since it came out, and I will be upgrading to 13.04 in a month or two. However, I recently decided to try to install a couple of web-apps. I was unable to do so, ...
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XUl + Unity web API

Is way to make Unity Web Apps API available in XUL application? XUL applications lighter than Firefox. I think this is the best way for use web applications as desktop platform.
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Some webapps don't work [closed]

I am a new Ubuntu user. I installed chromium and Unity WebApps Chromium extension. Also i installed some web apps like Twitter, Facebook, Vkontakte. But they are no appeared in social hub (i don't ...
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Install twitter web app if I declined the first time [duplicate]

I was going to install twitter web app so it could integrate with unity, but I missclicked (yeah what a dumbass) and declined to do so. Now I have refreshed the page several times, and the alert with ...
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Unity Web Apps in New tab [duplicate]

I have Youtube intergrated into Unity Laucher as a webapp. But when I open it, it opens in a new window instead of opening in the existing browser window. How do I enable opening as a new tab ...
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How to get a webapp request for Facebook and Gmail in Chromium?

I cannot get a webapp request for Facebook or Gmail at all. I do not have these websites in the exceptions list in the Chromium settings menu. I did everything I could to have the notification pop up ...
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Will webapps be able to send push notifications eventually? [closed]

Is there some plan to make web apps act with push notifications? It would be really great! For now Firefox or Chromium must be opened in the web app site to make it work.
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Can I change which apps the dash displays for a keyword?

I am using the web app for gmail which is working fine except that when I hit the dash and type mail all I get is Thunderbird. If I type gmail then the web app shows but not on the word mail. My ...
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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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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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Webapps with HUD in 12.10 not working after upgrade

I upgraded from 12.04 to 12.10 from Update manager. After the upgrade, I don't notice any change. Gmail webapp, docs webapp don't give any search functionality with HUD, what it is supposed to ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Unity Web Apps not working with Gmail [closed]

I'm on 12.04 32bit using Chromium. I installed Unity Web Apps preview. When i go to Gmail i do not get a Webapps prompt in Chromium. I'm also having this issue with other sites like Facebook. It does ...
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Ubuntu Webapps not showing up [closed]

I'm trying out the new Ubuntu Webapps, and it's a pretty handy feature, the issue I'm having is the Facebook icon no longer shows up in the Unity taskbar or the Message Menu I was wondering does ...
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Epiphany Web Application Mode strangeness [closed]

Using Epiphany in GNOME 3.2 I've saved Google Docs as a web application. I have a script set-up that will either switch to an app (using wmctrl) or launch it if it's not open - I then xbindkeys to ...
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What would be the easiest way to host an intranet Mono web application? [closed]

I've just finished migrating a lightweight Microsoft® .NET™ web application to Mono and now I'm looking for a straight-forward way to host such development on a (perhaps virtualized) Ubuntu server ...