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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Where is working "Simpler Off Menu" gnome-shell extension for Ubuntu 22.04?

For Ubuntu 20.04 extension can be installed from here. But for 22.04 it is not working. Where can I found working version and how to install it?
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Dash to dock extension error

I'm facing this error since the morning when yesterday I switched off my laptop. Everything was working well before, but now my icons are looking very small:
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gThumb Video Rotation

I have rotated a video using ffmpeg -i input.mp4 -c copy -metadata:s:v:0 rotate=90 output.mp4 and exiftool -rotation=270 FILE.mp4 as I found in this answer. But gThumb does not honour this change in ...
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Rhythmbox: How to delete or disable the Online Resources "Radio France" and "Jamendo"?

Is there a way to delete or disable the Online Resources "Radio France" and "Jamendo" in Rhythmbox? The Jamendo plugin seems to no longer exist.
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uBlock Origin blocks all connection of UnGoogled-Cromium Web-Browser

After updating UnGoogled-Chromium Web-Browser to the latest version: Version 95.0.4638.54 (Official Build, ungoogled-chromium) Ubuntu (64-bit) The browser extension uBlock Origin blocks any ...
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Set default appliation to open files

I have files with the extension .case that I want to open with the software paraview. I can open such a file either using the terminal (paraview file.case) or opening it directly from the software. ...
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Show side and top bar not working on all monitors

I have trouble with my gnome extension for multi monitoring. I whant to show the top bar also on the second monitor, but the extension does not work. Also the warning symbol appears always also after ...
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Insert GNOME panel text to rightmost index

I am the author of the extension Mock Universal Menu, and am working on the next update. The problem is, I want to insert my text to the rightmost index of the left box. I want to do this because as ...
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Gnome Shell Extension disables highlight?

Zack here. I have installed a gnome extension: Panel Date Format. I put in my settings and all that, and next thing I know, my clock no longer highlights when I hover over it. It's not anything ...
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How to install GNOME Shell Extensions using Firefox Snap? [duplicate]

Firefox on Ubuntu 21.10 has migrated from .deb to Snap. Now, I cannot install GNOME Shell Extensions, such as Night Theme Switcher, from the extensions store. Is there a good way to install GNOME ...
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CKAN Internal server error by adding ckanext-restricted plugin in my ckan.ini

Hello I'm new at creating data systems using CKAN, I just want to know if i'm doing the exact thing. I've found a repo extention in github https://github.com/EnviDat/ckanext-restricted and I want that ...
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GNOME extension is incompatible

I used Ubuntu 20.04 for a few months. This is the third I'm using Ubuntu 21.10 and I cannot install this GNOME extension: Emoji Selector How can I fix this?
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gnome extension to search for active window

I've already viewed this one here, and it doesn't appear to be the one I'm searching for. Back a while ago, I had stumbled upon a gnome extension that looked alike apple's spotlight search , yet it ...
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Windows like tray icon menu for Gnome-shell?

Is there any Gnome-shell extension or some workaround that condenses system-tray icons to a popup menu like in Windows? I'm talking about the little arrow button on the taskbar on the right side like ...
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Automate files with no extension to .txt

I need to convert specific files named GYART01 GYART02 GYART03 GYART04 GYART05 etc to GYART01.txt GYART02.txt GYART03.txt GYART04.txt GYART05.txt. There are other files in all directories that also do ...
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Sozi not working on Inkscape, Ubuntu 20.04 | ImportError: No module named fields

I have successfully downloaded and copied Sozi's folder/files into the proper Inkscape's extensions folder, after which -when I try to run Sozi from the Extensions Menu- I receive this error: ...
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How to exclude ELF 64-bit LSB shared object from uploading to git?

I'm trying to include ELF 64-bit LSB shared object, x86-64, version 1 (SYSV), dynamically linked files generated in gitignore by including .elf extension in .gitignore file but it's not working. ...
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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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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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How can we remove this title bar overlapping in Ubuntu 20.04 LTS?

The Gnome Desktop text is overlapping with the other extension icons as one can see in the picture. I tried to find a solution to this but I am not able to get one. I think someone might know how to ...
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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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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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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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