Questions tagged [dash-to-dock]

Dash to Dock is a popular dock for the GNOME Shell. The extension provides many options for customizing its appearance and behavior. This tag should be used for issues related to the Dash to Dock extension.

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Ubuntu 21.04 Wayland Dash To Dock and Application Launcher switching cursor to default cursor when hovering over it

I am sorry if I could not explain it well in the title. Here is my issue: I am using the Dash To Dock extension with Ubuntu 21.04 (GNOME on Wayland) and whenever I hover my mouse over the dock, or ...
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What's the difference between dash and dock?

I've seen a lot of talk about the Dash to Dock extension, but I'm really struggling to see the difference between dash and dock. As someone who also has extensive experience of Mac, it seems the OSX ...
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Keyboard Navigation isn't working in Application Dashboard

I am new to Ubuntu. If I click the Show Applications button then it shows me the workspaces. I want to change it to directly show the applications dash. So, I installed a couple of extensions in order ...
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Dash to Panel intellihide glitches when using evince

When using evince dash to panel intellihide often glitches by popping up and immediately disappearing when I drag the mouse to it. This happens when fullscreen is on and even when its not.
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Cannot change width of “Dash to Panel” vertical view

I have installed "Dash To Panel" add-on to Ubuntu. That is because I was not satisfied with the original Ubuntu dock, which does not allow to ungroup similar apps windows. I placed Dash To ...
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Badge/Indicator in dash-to-dock?

Is there a extension or solution to show a badge or indicator of new messages for specific apps on icons in dash-to-dock Ubuntu Dock? I'm running Ubuntu 20.04 LTS.
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Show most used apps/programs in Application Overview

I have just upgraded from 20.04 to 20.10. The first difference I notice is with the activities screen. I am using Dash to Dock and when I click on the "Show apps/activities" button (three ...
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Automatic switch to the workspace of the selected app in Ubuntu 20

When I click in the dock the application that is open in the not current workspace, then nothing happens. I would expect gnome to switch workspace where the clicked application is and show this ...
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Ubuntu Dash to Dock resizes automatically

I'm on 20.04. In the settings of dash to dock I've set the icons to small. When I'm in the settings the dock is fine, but when I close the settings it resizes to the default size (big) and stays like ...
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Double Taskbar after suspending (DashToDock)?

I encounter the same problem on all my maschines: After Locking / Suspending my maschines i get a double taskbar on them, see the image provided. I am using the "DashToDock" extension with ...
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Show Window Previews in Dock

I'm using Ubuntu 18.04 and I am aware of the option to show window previews in Dash-to-dock when e.g. middle clicking an application (and a similar option in Dash-to-panel). Using the python IDE, ...
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Dock previews are too small to see

On a 4K monitor, the previews that appear when clicking an application on the dock are quite small and don't preserve the window aspect ratio. Therefore, for most applications (e.g. terminal, text ...
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How to change show application button place

How can I change "show applications" button place? I want to change it to second place. My dock sequence: {       1 Show Applications Button       2 Files       3 Terminal       4 Google ...
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Why does my GNOME dock shrinks on opening too may application?

I am using Ubuntu 20.04 LTS with the default desktop environment (GNOME). I installed Dash to Dock and enabled a setting (scroll to change workspace from the dock) using dconf. I reverted it back to ...
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make dash open windows on the monitor you click from

On ubuntu 20.04 (with gnome), how do you control where a window will open when an application is launched from the dock? I'm using dash-to-dock and have the dock on both monitors. Some applications (...
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Why do I have two docks on the desktop? [duplicate]

My desktop shows docks on two positions, one on the right and one on the bottom of the screen, as shown in the screenshot. How can I exclude the right one? The GNOME extensions that are currently ...
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How to decrease the padding of dock icons in ubuntu 20.04

I am using ubuntu 20.04 LTS. I don't know how I did this, but I tried to customize my dock settings using dash to dock extension. But then I realized that the space between 2 icons on the dock is too ...
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Overlapping docks after installing dash-to-dock in Ubuntu 20.04 [duplicate]

I have recently upgraded Ubuntu from 19.10 to 20.04. Since updating dash to dock behaves abnormally. It works normal initially, later when i lock the screen then the problem starts. When I logout and ...
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intellihide-mode doesn't work on the same application

I change my intellihide-mode in dash-to-dock to 'FOCUS_APPLICATION_WINDOWS', somehow it doesn't work if the overlapping and not overlapping application is the same, so dash/dock is still gonna hide ...
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Facing some problem with GNOME Dash to Dock Extension in Ubuntu 20.04

Whenever my laptop is reawakened from sleep, the dock appears to be overlapped by another dock. Is someone else facing the same issue?
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Can't uninstall dash to dock

I'm a newbie to ubuntu and was trying to uninstall dash to dock as I don't need it. I uninstalled it using sudo apt remove gnome-shell-extension-ubuntu-dock and the dock still showed up in activities ...
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Dash to dock in ubuntu 20.04 appears twice [duplicate]

In ubuntu 20.04 dash to dock extension the dock appears twice after lock or suspend.
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Disfunctionality of super key in ubuntu 20.04 [duplicate]

I recently installed Ubuntu 20.04 and super key not working properly. When i enable dash to dock gnome extension, sometimes super key doesn't work and i have to reset gnome. When i press super key ...
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What exactly do dash-to-dock intellihide and intellihide-mode dconf variables do on GNOME 3?

At least since 18.04 Bionic Beaver, maybe previously, dash-to-dock GNOME extension was defined as system default dock application and its settings are stored through dconf. One of those got me ...
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Ubuntu 19.10 Centralise icons on dash/dock

I have moved the Dash/Dock from the left of the screen to the bottom. I would now like the icons centralised on it. I have installed dconf-editor but can't see an option for it.
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Default dock replaced by dash-to-dock type dock

I used the dash-to-dock extension for quite a while, followed by a long period of using dash to panel. I'm trying to go back to the OG ubuntu look, but the dock didn't change back to what the default ...
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Dash-to-dock turns off whenever I turn my monitor off in Ubuntu 18.04 (GNOME 3.28.4), only reboot turns it back on

When I look at it in GNOME-tweak, it just gives me the unhelpful error message "Error loading extension". Any clue how to fix this?
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18.04 Dash to Dock random additional scaled dock appears on top of regular dock

In Ubuntu 18.04 w/ GNOME 3.28, I just tried the Dash to Dock extension and it works great, but sometimes an additional scaled dock screenshot appears on top of the regular dock, when I enter the app ...
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Focused Window Indicators

I know this looks like Pop!OS, but it is, in fact, Ubuntu. It has themes and extensions installed. I was just wondering if it was possible to remove the little white current window indicator in the ...
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Use Gnome dash-to-dock without autohide

I recently installed the 'dash-to-dock' extension for Gnome on Ubuntu 18.04 as I liked the way it looked as opposed to the default dock. I liked the extension although I wasn't keen on the auto-hide ...
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Dynamic Trash icon in Dash to Dock on Ubuntu 18.04

I want to make a trash icon for my dock. Dash to Dock does not have a trash icon that I can add, so I was going to make one. I want the Trash full icon when something gets added to the trash, and I ...
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VirtualBox on Ubuntu 19.10 shows no VM-icon in dock

Recently i've upgraded ubuntu from 18.04 to 19.10. Everything is working fine as im used from ubuntu. Exept that VirtualBox dont show the Icon the the VM which is currently running. The Icon of the VM ...
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Dash to Dock doesn't disable even uninstalled

I'm using Ubuntu 18.04, and I installed the "Dash to Dock" extension. It worked, but I didn't like it, so I removed it. But the dock is same as before, and I checked if the "Ubuntu Dock" is on, but ...
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Ubuntu 19.04 Icons mount disk to dock

Goodmorning, I have installed Ubuntu 19.04 and I don't see icon disk mounted on the dock (in Ubuntu 19.10 I saw it). It's possible add it? Thank you
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How can I lock the dash-to-dock icons?

How can I lock the dash-to-dock icons in GNOME? I don't want users to move or delete icons.
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Remove shiny icon backgrounds from Ubuntu Dock / Dash to Dock

I'm using dash-to-dock extension and dconf-tools on Ubuntu 18.04 but I dunno what particular setting I need to change to make the background of an icon always black and without that little "shadow" or ...
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How to show only 1 window of an application when the application icon in dash-to-dock is pressed?

In Ubuntu 18.04, when several windows of the same application are initially minimized, and when I click on the application icon in dash-to-dock, all these minimized windows will appear altogether. ...
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Dash to dock favorite icons stopped re-arranging with drag and drop

Whenever I use the cursor to drag and change the position of an icon in the dock it just hangs for a moment and goes back to it's original place. Do you have any suggestions?
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No badge notification in Ubuntu 18.04

My fresh install of Ubuntu 18.04 does not show badge notifications in the dock (neither mailspring nor rambox). Any idea where it could come from? The feature arrived in the gnome-shell-extension-...
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Why do I have two docks in Ubuntu desktop (with GNOME 3) after installing Dash to Dock?

What's going on here? I've installed the Dash to Dock extension on Ubuntu 17.10. Everything was cool, and as I was trying to hone and tweak the look of my desktop, at some point the shortcuts bar (...