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To have Skype Tray Icon displayed in Ubuntu, install sni-qt package: sudo apt-get install sni-qt:i386


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In 12.04, you should be able to toggle that behaviour via the gconf database entry for nm-applet, using the gconftool (or gconftool-2) command gconftool --set /apps/nm-applet/disable-disconnected-notifications --type bool true You will likely want to disable the corresponding connected notification as well gconftool --set ...


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Open the URL chrome://flags in the browser. Now disable these flags: #enable-sync-synced-notifications #enable-google-now #device-discovery-notifications #enable-experimental-notification-ui (Chrome/Chromium 34 only) Click the restart button at the bottom of the site.


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It's an "Application indicator": Application indicators provide a simple and effective API to provide an application icon in the notification area in the top-right part of the screen, and provide simple, accessible, and complete access to key parts of your application. With bindings for C, Python, and Mono, you can integrate your app into the ...


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If Thunderbird Mail is installed and is the default mail application in system settings->Details: then start Thunderbird, go to menu->Add-ons->Extensions and disable Thunderbird extension "Messaging Menu and Unity Launcher integration". Quit Thunderbird. Logout and Login to ubuntu. This solved it on ubuntu 14.04 LTS without the need to uninstall ...


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(Note try step 4/5 first, it may be fixed with 1st hit) Check if indicator-power-service is running: ps ax | grep indicator-power If it's running, try: dconf reset -f /com/canonical/indicator/power/ pkill -f indicator-power-service No, locate it then try it from terminal (looking for any errors in output): sudo updatedb; locate -r ...


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I'm the author of StackApplet, so hopefully I can help shed some light on what's going on here. First of all, the version in the Software Center is currently broken. This is because Stack Exchange recently shut down version 1.x of their public API (which StackApplet used). Right before this happened, I updated the source code and release StackApplet 1.5.2, ...


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You can change it with gsettings:- gsettings offers a simple commandline interface to GSettings. It lets you get, set or monitor an individual key for changes. To get current setting, run following command: gsettings get org.gnome.nm-applet disable-disconnected-notifications To set (Enable) of disabling disconnected-notifications, run following ...


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One way that I have tried in Ubuntu 14.04 using LightDM (Default); Using Some config files stored in /usr/share/unity/indicators/ Let's say you want to hide keyboard indicator: Open corresponding file for editing sudo nano /usr/share/unity/indicators/com.canonical.indicator.keyboard Comment object paths for the mode you want to hide in, example this ...


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I've built a simple Slack.com unofficial client (called ScudCloud), which displays native notifications, launcher wobbling, count of unread messages and channels quicklist: Install To install it, open a Terminal (Ctrl+Alt+T) and run: sudo apt-add-repository ppa:rael-gc/scudcloud sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install scudcloud


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I think Writing indicators with Python, GIR and GTK3 ,as mentioned by @fossfreedom, covers how create indicators for Unity. (Read that 1st) I'm using Ubuntu 14.04, Quickly 12.08.1 . This is demo for a complete working example build from a Quickly template. OP wants just indicator (not complete GUI app) so let's start with ubuntu-cli Quickly template: ...


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For Ubuntu 14.04: System Settings → Text Entry → Lower left corner: [v] Show current input source in the menu bar


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Update: a work-around was added in the Copy client so the instructions below are no longer needed if you use the latest Copy! The Copy.com client indicator menu doesn't work properly in Ubuntu 14.04 and 13.10 due to a bug in libdbusmenu. This bug was fixed in Ubuntu 14.10 and I'm not sure when it will be fixed in older Ubuntu versions but you can get the ...


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Edit: I found a very hackish but surefire way to hide the panel indicator. Simply replace the stock indicator with this one-pixel transparent PNG file (right click → Save link as to download the file). Instructions on replacing the indicator may be found here. Original answer: There are various discussions about this on Google's product forums. The ...


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After plenty of digging around on the web, this is what I found. You need to go to the indicator preferences: Preferences->Indicator Items->Add Then you create a blank entry by pressing the space bar and save it. This is a temporary work around though, but it will solve your problem. Worked for me on Ubuntu 14.04 and using v0.4 of the indicator. See ...


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Coincidentally, I just ran into the same issue. It seems to be a bug, because restarting Dropbox fixes it temporarily, but only until the next restart. To fix it permanently, we need to edit and rename the dropbox.desktop file in ~/.config/autostart/ How to fix it permanently: rename the file ~/.config/autostart/dropbox.desktop into: start_dropbox.desktop ...


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It happens to me to from time to time. I don't know the cause. To make the missing panel indicators reappear without rebooting you can restart the indicators manually by running the following command in a terminal or with Alt+F2 restart unity-panel-service The panel indicators will blink off for a second, and then all of the panel indicators will ...


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The source code does use and store timestamps, that are then provided to the C functions ctime() and localtime() in order to display the date at the top of the page, and at the bottom of the graphs. These Unix timestamps are time-zone-less, the number of seconds since 1970-01-01. To get a human readable time, ctime() and localtime() automatically adjust the ...


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There is another issue that has popped up recently. This is with regard to 14.04, being that, Dropbox runs in the background but does not show the indicator panel icon even when appindicator1 is installed. The only work around i found was to re-install Dropbox by getting the .deb file form the link: Download Dropbox


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System Monitor Indicator is quite simple / flexible. You can add basically any script as custom sensor. The output it produces will then appear where you put its placeholder. I am using this to extract information from the output of sensors like this: sensors | grep temp1 | awk '{print $2}' | sed 's/+//' to exctract the temperature or sensors | grep ...


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Append these lines to /usr/share/themes/FlatStudio/gtk-3/menu_frame.css: /* Add right padding for all child images in menu items */ .menuitem GtkImage { padding-right: 4px; } /* Remove padding for last last icon, like the one in session indicator */ .menuitem GtkImage:last-child { padding-right: 0px; } Samething for other variant themes dark, ...


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This link will teach you to create a basic new mail indicator in python+unity, which works with GMail. This will give you a solid grounding in the basic structure of an applet while providing a real-world (albeit simplistic) example that you can easily extend. It's go through the final script piece by piece. This is another python program with comments in ...


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Open a terminal and run: lpstat -R from the pre-installed cups-client package. Sample output with 2 jobs: 0 XP-202-203-206-Series-27 ciro 1024 Wed 22 Apr 2015 12:44:38 PM CEST 1 XP-202-203-206-Series-28 ciro 1024 Wed 22 Apr 2015 12:49:08 PM CEST Jobs disappear once done. Other possibilities: visit ...


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I'm afraid both messages look unrelated to your problem with Mobile Broadband connection. nm-applet-Message: using fallback from indicator to GtkStatusIcon simply means that a Gnome Panel was not found and it is using the status icon instead. nm-applet-WARNING **: Could not find ShellVersion property on org.gnome.Shell after 5 tries This message means ...


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You can accomplish that using dconf-editor. Just Press Alt-F2, type dconf-editor into the box, and press Enter to run it. IF you don't have it installed, just press Ctrl+Alt+T on your keyboard to open Terminal. When it opens, run the command(s) below: sudo apt-get install dconf-editor Browse to com > canonical > indicator > messages, and just delete ...


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Looks like you got some ubuntu packages in there... try removing or disabling indicator-datetime and indicator-keyboard, and restarting your session. (Option 1) Disabling the indicators: Right click on the Indicator applet Select "Properties" Click the "Hidden" checkboxes for any unwanted/unknown indicators. (Option 2) Removing the packages: sudo ...


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I recommend you to uninstall your original install of Stack Applet. Then, reinstall it using the Ubuntu Software Center as it is very easy and it worked perfectly for me. I did so in Ubuntu 14.04. *edit


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Go to System settings and select Language Support app then do the steps like in screen shot: Then restart the system for the change to take effect.


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Unlike solutions posted elsewhere, you do not need to download an icon from the Internet. This solution creates an appropriately sized monochrome icon from the existing Spotify indicator icon already installed on your system. Here is a picture of the new monochrome Spotify indicator icon. Create Monochrome Icon Make a backup of the original ...


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Coming with different approach: $ pstree init─┬─... ├─lightdm─┬─Xorg │ ├─lightdm─┬─lightdm-greeter───unity-greeter───4*[{unity-greeter}] ... $ dpkg -L unity-greeter ... /usr/share/glib-2.0/schemas/com.canonical.unity-greeter.gschema.xml ... $ more /usr/share/glib-2.0/schemas/com.canonical.unity-greeter.gschema.xml ... <key ...



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