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I've ran into this weird problem.

I'm on Ubuntu 18.04. I installed some shell themes to try them out after installing 'User Themes' extension. One of them being some MacOS one and for that I installed 'Dash to Dock' extension too. Later I removed the theme and switched to 'Dash to Panel' and removed 'Dash to Dock' and 'User Themes'. Still a prompt keeps coming out of nowhere asking if I want to install them. Also I checked there are some settings in Dconf Editor related to Dash to Dock even after removing it. I'm not able to understand what did I do wrong.

Here are the screenshots:

Screenshot of Dash to Dock prompt
Screenshot of User Themes prompt

They're both normal install prompts but I've noticed that the prompt appears whenever I launch the Firefox.

How do I disable those prompts? It's really annoying.

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It seems your GNOME shell extensions list got synced and thus the browser is always trying to install the "missing" extensions once you launch it. After opening Firefox, do the following:

  1. Open the 'Add-ons' tab (press Ctrl+Shift+A).
  2. Look for the 'GNOME Shell Integration' extension in the Extensions section and open its preferences.
  3. Select No for the 'Synchronize GNOME Shell extensions list' option.

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