Questions tagged [extension]

Extensions add additional functionality to the interface of a program. Not to be confused with plugins. Examples of programs that use extensions include GNOME Shell, Mozilla Firefox, and Google Chrome.

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Need help with PHP code to rename old folder

I hope someone can help me to resolve it: This is the code responsible for this error: I am getting an error: Warning: rename(/var/www/DOMAIN/system/storage/cache/smart-flexible/,/var/www/DOMAIN/...
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Keep the Dash to Panel UI Hidden Using Shortcuts

In some applications the Intellihide doesn't work because the app doesn't suport fullscreen (so this option does not trigger): It's pretty uncomfortable getting interrupted by the Intellihide every ...
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Closing application from corner of the screen is pain

In the above image you can see how much space is there. My complete cursor can fit above close button. I don't want that. I want to close any app by clicking on the extreme top right corner without ...
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my downloaded .gz files have a dot and don't work properly

I have downloaded, using curl, some .fastq files for genomic analysis, but they seem to be corrupted or something, they show a small dot after the extension (using Ubuntu terminal on Windows 10). Any ...
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Problem related to fan speed

Hello I have Ubuntu 20.04 and I installed a system monitor extension as shown in the image I have given:- As you can see there is laptops fan speed displayed at the top. So every time I boot up the ...
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Extensions not working at startup

I am using Ubuntu Groovy Gorilla. I installed this extension called floating dock https://extensions.gnome.org/extension/3730/floating-dock/ from gnome extensions. I turned it on and it worked fine ...
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Is there any way we can get notified if an altogether new extension is available at https://extensions.gnome.org/?

I use Ubuntu 20.04 LTS and I have gone through main extensions available on https://extensions.gnome.org/. They are very very helpful to a common user. Many thanks to the extension authors. Now there ...
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Can we in any way drag and drop the extensions icon/symbol to change their positions. How we can control it easily in Ubuntu 20.04 LTS?

Can we in anyway drag and drop extensions icons by mouse click in the title bar? How can we control its placement w.r.t to others easily? In this picture such a feature is required. It will make it ...
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True picture in picture on Ubuntu 20.04

I am looking for an app that would provide true Picture in Picture, that is I'd be able to choose a section of a window (just like with screenshot) and that will create a small movable cutout of that ...
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Name of extension that shows app icons on windows in overview

What is the name of the GNOME Shell extension that shows big app icons on the respective app's window when we open the GNOME Shell overview in Ubuntu?
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How to bookmark in file explorer Ubuntu 20.04?

Where is my bookmark in the file explorer of Ubuntu 20.04 !!!???? I cannot find it ...I have just updated my system from Ubuntu 18.04, and I love the Bookmark system in Ubuntu 18.04 very much. It was ...
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GUI to display mounted shares?

I have a media server with media stored on mounted CIFS share. I'm looking for an app like system-monitor-shell gnome shell extension which displays system resource status, but instead displays CIFS ...
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Move all files with a certain extension from different subdirectories

Is there any Linux command to move all files with a certain extension (let's say .txt) from all different subdirectory (which has subsubdirectories, subsubsubdirectories...) to another directory?
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Extension to Redirect URL's to Open a custom URI in Chromium

I have set up a custom handler that opens applications. For example, using app://gnome-terminal would open my terminal. But, what I mainly would use this for is opening WebApps that I made with ...
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How to prevent a gnome shell extension from updating

I use dash to dock extension but there is a quite siginificant bug in the latest version. I downloaded the last version and installed that but the extensions apps automatically upgrades it to the ...
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Restrict maximum simultaneous downloads in Chrome or Vivaldi

I'm using Vivaldi, but all Chrome extensions are supported. I'm wondering is there an extension or way to limit the simultaneous number of downloads? I'm not talking about segments of 1 file. For ...
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Set default application by extension not mimetype

Is it possible to set the default application to open a file by extension rather than mimetype? MuseScore saves its files as .mscz files, which are actually just zip-archives containing the data of ...
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Is there anything like bottom transparent folder drawer as right workspace drawer?

Sometimes we keep lots of folders on the desktop and it makes the desktop layout messy. It would have been great, if there were anything like bottom a folder drawer like the right side workspace ...
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Can I delete these mystery desktop files which have appeared in 20.04?

I just enabled Desktop Icons on Ubuntu 20.04 through Extensions and the following four mystery icons (.desktop files) appeared, with the respective contents: trash-can.desktop: [Desktop Entry] Type=...
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new Control Center and widgets on macOS Big Sur?

I am wondering if I may have something as the new Control Center and widgets on macOS Big Sur for Ubuntu 20.04? Control Center in macOS Big Sur
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Updating VS Code in ubuntu 18.04

I want to update my VS Code so tried multiple option in doing so all result in something like this sudo dpkg -i code_1.45.1-1589445302_amd64.deb martin@martin:~/Downloads$ sudo apt install code ...
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renaming file and deleting from last

what is the "command line" "to remove certain character from the end of a file name . For example, subash.jpg.jpg. I want to remove ".jpg" from last. i have been having problem "renaming the files".
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Is it possible to install nemo-compare on ubuntu 18.04? if so, how?

I found this: https://github.com/linuxmint/nemo-extensions/ but here is not mint, is ubuntu 18.04 This extension code is in python. It is the only reason that I still open nautilus for: to compare ...
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What is wayland and how do I enable it? [duplicate]

What is Wayland and how do I enable it? One extension that I installed said that it needs Wayland to work... Sorry if this is a stupid question. I am new to Ubuntu and the world of Coding. (I haven't ...
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How to install and configure php phalcon extension in Ubuntu 20.04?

I have installed phalcon via: sudo apt update sudo apt upgrade sudo apt install mysql-server sudo mysql_secure_installation sudo mysql -u root -p mysql> CREATE USER 'admin'@'localhost' IDENTIFIED ...
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How to install Intel AVX 2 on Ubuntu

Recently I had a clean intall to Ubuntu 20.04. LTS from Windows 10 and i wanted to install Intel Advanced Vector Extensions 2 (AVX, also known as Sandy Bridge New Extensions). I surfed a lot in the ...
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How to uninstall malfunctioning extension in recovery mode?

I installed an extension called IdleRPG from the Ubuntu software center - which crashed my computer. Now, when I try to login, this extension crashes me back to the login page. How do I remove this ...
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Using Json1 Extension with sqlite3

The docs says, that The json1 extension is a loadable extension for sqlite3, and the loadable extensions need to be compiled as shared libraries (source). I searched a lot and I don't know how to ...
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Delete All .log files execept for one

I want to delete all files with .log extension on except for one. Is it possible to do that delete all .log files from all folders except for mongodb log files?
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Video downloader companion app not found on firefox. How to change it?

I installed the companion app for videodownloaderhelper a while ago but my firefox extension refuses its existence saying no native app found. Perhaps it's having trouble locating it? It works fine in ...
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Can't see running status indicator Dash to Panel

I'm running Ubuntu 18.04 on a Dell XPS 15 9560 and I have always used the Dash to Panel extension but after I updated it last week (this one on omgubuntu). I can no longer see the running indicator. I ...
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Set up startup extensions

Can I actually set up a startup extension like icon hider? Every time when I reboot the computer I need to reinstall the extension.
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How to remove Applications Menu GNOME Extension?

The Applications Menu GNOME Extension doesn't work on Ubuntu 18.04. Applications menu on the top bar is inactive and can not be removed (in obvious way) even after uninstall. Main problem is that the ...
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script to parse a directory and rename with the same name and change only extension (after converting using sphinx)

I am using pocketsphinx to convert audio file to text. These two commands must do the work: First i run ffmpeg -i file.mp3 -ar 16000 -ac 1 file.wav then i run pocketsphinx_continuous -infile file....
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Workspaces indicator not working in Ubuntu 19.04

Workspaces indicator (https://extensions.gnome.org/extension/21/workspace-indicator/) does not work for me in Ubuntu 19.04, which is weird cause it is one of the default extensions, and everyone at ...
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how to get links from chrome to open in firefox?

Firefox is my default browser but I have to run Chrome to be able to use PWAs (progressive web apps). when I click links in the PWA they always open a Chrome window. I've been playing with appending ...
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Why does Extension Manager take a lot of time to open in Brackets?

I just don't understand what to do without extension manager It would make my work very easy if it works. You can search for and install/uninstall extensions using File -> Extension Manager (or click ...
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Problems installing VirtualΒox extension

I decided to update Virtualbox and the Virtualbox extension. I am having trouble though, while trying to introduce them to each other with no success. This is the error message I get when trying to ...
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cannot read property 'local' of undefined error installing Visual Studio extensions

So I installed Visual Studio Code on Ubuntu 18.04 and all seems well , except when I install an extension, any, It fails with cannot read property 'local' of undefined it offers me the blue button ...
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Automatically copy all files from connected usb drive with certain extension to local directory [duplicate]

I'm looking for a script to automatically back up files from a connected USB drive, with a pre-defined file extension, to a local directory on my machine. The script given in the top answer in this ...
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Keyboard layout indicator sometimes disappears Ubuntu 18.04.1 after some update [duplicate]

Ubuntu 18.04.1, GNOME 3.28.2, Tweaks -> Extension: Dash to panel After some updates 05 Jan 2019 - 08 Jan 2019 I began to see sometimes: Unstable: (But this is NOT permanent! For example i made ...
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TeXMaths-Extension for LibreOffice: No permission to use latex? [closed]

In order to use the LibreOffice extension TeXMaths, it's necessary to enter the path to the latex (and dvisvgm or dvipng) programs in the TeXMaths options. (As explained in the installation manual.) ...
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Ubuntu 18.04: Workspaces to Dock extension ERROR

Anyone else has problems with the 'Workspaces to Dock' extension in Ubuntu 18.04? I can install it with no problem from: https://extensions.gnome.org/extension/427/workspaces-to-dock/ But every time ...
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Which is the proper way to add Lightning calendar to Thunderbird (60+)?

A recent update of Thunderbird in Ubuntu (version 60.2.1) broke the Lightning calendar installed as add-on. See here. Mozilla provides Lightning as bundled in the last versions, but Ubuntu (and Debian?...
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How can I minimize Thunderbird 60.2.1 to tray after “MinimizeToTray revived” add-on stopped working?

After update, my Thunderbird stopped getting minimized with the "MinimizeToTray revived" add-on. Is there any way to minimize my Thunderbird? Any other add-on that works with the new version?
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The pixel saver applet for Budgie is not working. What might I be doing wrong?

I am currently running Ubuntu Budgie 18.04.1 LTS in a VirtualBox VM. I installed the "pixel saver" Budgie applet v 4.0 and verified in the applet menu and command line that it is installed. I've ...
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Find the number of files for each extension in a directory

I want to count the number of files for each extension in a directory as well as the files without extension. I have tried a few options, but I haven't found a working solution yet: find "$folder" -...
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PHP modules, php-x vs php7.2-x

Upgrading Ubuntu from 16.04 to 18.04, I was facing a choice for some PHP modules.Should I install, for instance php-fpm, or php7.2-fpm php-gd, or php7.2-gd etc... since both names are available in ...
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How to install google chrome extensions though Terminal

I want to install chrome extensions in chrome browser through Terminal instead of doing in GUI. Is there any way to install the extensions from Terminal?
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Dollar Value To Word In LibreOffice Calc

I am wondering if there a way to convert a dollar value into words within LibreOffice Calc version 6.0.3.2 $1932.19 Would Become One Thousand Nine Hundred Thirty Two Dollars And Nineteen Cents I'...