application menus did disappear. not all applications.

applications affected are for example: Gedit, Gimp, software center, Empathy

applications not affected: Synaptic, Clementine, Libre Office.

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using gnome shell, ubuntu 11.10. how can i get it back?

thanks .

  • Do you run the global-menu extension? – martin Nov 25 '11 at 9:22
  • i have it installed but not activated. – suli8 Nov 25 '11 at 9:36
  • oh, i did remove the extension itself and now it is ok. even if it is not activated through advanced settings. thanks for the hint. please right the answer as an actual one, so i can give you credit and mark it as solved for future users. – suli8 Nov 25 '11 at 9:41

You have to delete global-menu.

Please see this post on webupd8 for how to disable global-menu

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