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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Indicator Netspeed Unity Category: System Information Shows the incoming and outgoing network traffic. Significantly modified Netspeed Indicator. Features: Four display modes of traffic. Shows how much has been downloaded and uploaded data for the current session. Added "Settings" menu. It is possible to change the prefix (KiB/kB/kb), the icon theme, ...


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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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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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What you seem to be looking for is called "Apparent solar time" and will not be part of the OS. You may be able to use a Search Engine to locate an application or algorithm that will help you calculate this based on GPS coordinate. I did a quick check on Google and saw that the National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration has a web page at ...


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What you search is the LST (Local Solar Time) or local sideral time, and you can use an online page to see it. As the OP found, there is the sunclock application which you can install with sudo apt-get install sunclock Run it (sunclock from the command line) and after you have resized the normally tiny window, you can switch from "map" mode to a ...


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After spending lot of efforts, I've found two solutions: 1. Wine Install wine to run IPMsg.exe on ubuntu. But it has a problem while transferring files. Ubuntu system can only receive files form IPMsg if its running using wine. While sending files from Ubuntu to Windows based IPMsg it will show 0KB file size and it will not allow you to receive any files. ...


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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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Instructions to Enable sorting the Dropbox Indicator Follow Ted Gould's instructions then if you would like to sort the Dropbox indicator, here are a few more steps: Note: If you edited the file in /usr/share/... then you will have to put the script in /etc/rc.local (look for Note below) Because Dropbox appends the PID to the indicator name, and this ...


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Synapse Indicator Indicator Synapse, a search indicator made by Tom Beckmann for elementary OS. The indicator is similar to Mac OS Spotlight. It creates virtual index of files and items which are on the system. It is designed to access files and items quickly. It also has ability to search in online dictionary/knowledge engine (WolframAlpha) and web. To ...


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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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EDS Calendar Integration addon synchronizes Thunderbird with calendar indicator. Note: I'm the author


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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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You can use Icon Hider gnome-shell extension to hide icons from gnome-shell pannel. Install it from here. Once installed disable keyboard in it.


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Each indicator/applet (should) have a user setting letting the user specify autorun on startup. Installing the indicator does not run it as you discovered and a well-behaved indicator will not autorun unless set to do so by the user. However, in the unity dash, search for "start" and you'll find Startup Applications which will allow you to specify specific ...


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You are running by default, the Intel Pstate system in Ubuntu 14.10. To use the older ACPI method, you need to edit the grub file and reboot: Open a terminal alt+ctrl+t and enter the folowing lines: sudo cp /etc/default/grub /etc/default/grub.backup sudo nano /etc/default/grub In the Nano editor, look for the line beginning with ...


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As far as I know, no such API exists to call libnotify from a QML component. To avoid creating a C++ plugin just to get notifications for a desktop application, I would use pyotherside to call a small python module to do the job: Prerequisite: Install pyotherside: sudo ap-get install pyotherside First the QML: import QtQuick 2.0 import ...


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The following python snippet should work for you: #!/usr/bin/env python import re import sys import urllib2 from gi.repository import Gtk, GLib from gi.repository import AppIndicator3 as appindicator class MyIndicator: def __init__(self): # Create Indicator with icon and label icon_image = "/usr/share/unity/icons/panel-shadow.png" ...


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Following indications from here: Right-click on Xfce panel and navigate to “Panel -> Panel Preferences …. Under Items tab, put “Indicator Plugin” right after the “Notification Area” plugin to improve consistency. Tick the box after “Application Menus (Global Menu)” to hide the menus of VLC, Firefox etc (and let them appear normally in their application's ...


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I solved the problem by running sudo apt-get install indicator-applet-complete. All my indicators are then reappeared I de-installed and everything remained. Why is working? I do not know, probably the installation of it has made it possible to correct a corrupted or missing file. (maybe) :)


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If blacklisting doesn't work you can - Open Rb > Tools > Plugins Scroll down, find & disable the Mpris Dbus.. plugin, close Rb Then in dconf editor remove rhythmbox.desktop from interested-media-players, a log out/in may then be required, may not.



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