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Found a solution at the comment #7 from the Ubuntu bug: Install package sudo apt-get install libappindicator1 Log out, and then log back in (or issue dropbox stop && dropbox start at the command line)


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Having date and time gone on Ubuntu 13.10 beta, after next reboot, this command solves the problem: killall unity-panel-service


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Already solved here and here. From the terminal: sudo apt-get install indicator-datetime sudo dpkg-reconfigure --frontend noninteractive tzdata sudo killall unity-panel-service Then logout & login from the graphic session. If the clock is still hidden/grayed out: If it still doesn't work report a bug on Launchpad. *edited to solve a bigger slice of ...


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Re-enabling the hibernation option in the menu To re-enable the hibernation option in the menu, your /etc/polkit-1/localauthority/50-local.d/com.ubuntu.enable-hibernate.pkla should be modified to look like the following in saucy (13.10): [Re-enable hibernate by default in upower] Identity=unix-user:* Action=org.freedesktop.upower.hibernate ResultActive=yes ...


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I realize that this is an old issue, but given that I experienced the same problem, and that this question comes up high in Google, I figured I'd put a response in. In Ubuntu 13.10, I had the same issue, and I solved it by entering the following command in the terminal: killall unity-panel-service This immediately reset the panel, and displayed the clock. ...


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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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I really don't recommend using my sacy-tests PPA 'blindly' (mentioned in the answers by @alwaysask and @tolima). Because it contains changes to many packages, some quite specific. One should take the time to read the descriptions to see if any or all these changes are wanted. (When using add-apt-repository you are given the opportunity to review them ...) ...


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Similar thing happened to me after upgrade to 13.10. I found that this bug describes it: https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/indicator-datetime/+bug/1237361 I have it solved now, not sure if by installing system updates, by changing all related attributes in dconf-editor for node com.canonical.indicator.datetime or just by restarting unity ...


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This bug has already been reported. a quick fix (in terminal): killall unity-panel-service


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Try this solution from How To Solve: No Dropbox Icon In Ubuntu 13.10 sudo apt-get install libappindicator1 I'm currently trying it. It worked for me.


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Reinstall indicator-datetime. It should be installed by default, but just in case you have removed it unknowingly, it is best to run the install command again. sudo apt-get install indicator-datetime Next, we are going to reconfigure the date time: sudo dpkg-reconfigure --frontend noninteractive tzdata Lastly, restart unity. sudo killall ...


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The one with the shorter menu (on the right in the screenshots) is "indicator-network", removing it and its associated system settings application (you are prompted for this when you remove indicator-network) will remove it from the bar. You can remove it with: sudo apt-get remove indicator-network I had the same problem after I stopped network manager ...


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I have the same issue. It is already reported, you can follow it on : https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/indicator-power/+bug/1234458


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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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Just remove xfce4-notifyd package and reinstall notify-osd if is not installed. Restart your desktop session. sudo apt-get remove xfce4-notifyd && sudo apt-get install notify-osd


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I was able to set my wallch icon size to normal. How I did that: Opened /usr/share/wallch/files/indicator_radiance_normal.png in Gimp. Resized it to 24x24. Saved the original as indicator_radiance_normal_64x64.png and the edited as indicator_radiance_normal.png Restarted Wallch. Now it looks exactly how it should: Also, I posted bugreport and it came ...


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TL;dr: It is a bug. Below are the reasons why it's a bug. The bug was marked as Triaged, meaning: Yeah, we acknowledge there is a problem. We will try to fix it when we have time. The bug is filled against libappindicator source. As can seen in comment 8 the bug is reproducible. So, yeah, everyone is able to see the problem, and will be looking for a ...


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I know you can remove the keyboard icon by going to System Settings | Text Entry , then unchecking show current input source in the menu bar (checkbox in the bottom left). As for mail, see scouser73's answer.


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If I recall correctly there is an unfixed bug in the dropbox package for 13.10. Cf. launchpad. This is at present a confirmed, but unassigned bug. If this is not that bug, then read this question.


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Here's a stupid simple scaffold application that has a config window, a main window, and an app indicator. #!/usr/bin/env python3.3 from gi.repository import Gtk from gi.repository import AppIndicator3 as appindicator class MyIndicator: def __init__(self, root): self.app = root self.ind = appindicator.Indicator.new( ...


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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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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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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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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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This is because Ubuntu has turned off whitelisting since version 13.10. Here are two options to fix: either sudo apt-get install libappindicator1 or sudo apt-add-repository ppa:gurqn/systray-trusty sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get upgrade For more information: System Tray icons not showing http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=2217458 ...


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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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The original answer was written for Ubuntu 11.10 & 12.04. Since then, the indicator interface was changed for 12.10 & 13.04. However, the maintainer has not released a version since then for later Ubuntu versions. No code commits in the launchpad PPA has been made since first quarter 2013. Thus I have forked the project, fixed a few bugs and ...


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Psensor Psensor is a tool to monitor hardware temperature that integrates nicely with Unity by using an Unity Launcher counter which displays the enabled temperatures as well as an appindicator that you can use to take a quick look at all available hardware temperatures or cpu usage. Psensor can monitor: motherboard and CPU temperatures the temperature ...


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To change Application Indicators position on the Unity panel, you must edit a file called ordering-override.keyfile which is located under /usr/share/indicator-application. Since editing this file will change the settings for all users, you can copy it to ~/.local/share/indicators/application/ordering-override.keyfile and make the changes for your user only: ...


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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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