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Questions tagged [gnome-shell-extension]

GNOME Shell extensions are small snippets that expand the functionality and features of GNOME Shell. These snippets are written in JavaScript and CSS.

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Seperate workspace grid for external monitor on Ubuntu 18.10

I am using Ubuntu 18.10 and I have connected my laptop to an external monitor. I want 2 workspace grid to be present: 1st in the primary laptop screen 2nd in the external monitor screen. I want both ...
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Error loading Places Status Indicator extension: `Me is NULL`

The Places Status Indicator extension fails to load in Ubuntu 18.04. When I look through the Looking Glass to see what the error was, I see the following: Me is NULL What does it mean and how to ...
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Although GNOME Shell integration extension is running, native host connector is not detected [duplicate]

On a fresh install of 18.10 I attempted to install CPU usage widget https://extensions.gnome.org/extension/120/system-monitor/ on that link it errors showing : Although GNOME Shell integration ...
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Two Docks are shown when Super key is pressed [duplicate]

My system shows two docks when I press the Super key. I am using Dash to Dock extension. The problem is resolved and works fine for couple of hours when I change the dock settings to bottom and then ...
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Hibernation using Power Button : 18.04

I followed the complete process in the Ubuntu Handbook Methood to enable hibernate on Ubuntu 18.04. Then installed s2disk sudo apt install uswsusp. Currently, the command sudo pm-hibernate works ...
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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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Changing the state of gnome extensions using udev rule

I have a tablet and I would like Caribou to be disabled when the tablet is docked. I have managed to get the udev rules working correctly however, when I run gnome-shell-extension-tool -d '...
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gnome-shell high cpu usage with disabled extensions

I am aware of the similar sounding question: Ubuntu 18.04 gnome-shell high CPU usage However my issue is a bit different, since it is not related to the mouse/ clock/animations because I deactivated ...
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Remove Dash To Dock size limit opacity [duplicate]

I've been using dash to dock for quite some time. One thing that bothers me a bit is that I can't remove the opacity of the dock size limit "indicator" opacity like here: Is there any way that i can ...
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Dash-to-Dock keeps disappearing on Ubuntu 18.04

I know there are several seemingly similar questions out there but none really apply to my problem: I am on a brand new Ubuntu 18.04 (GNOME desktop) on a new desktop computer and I have installed ...
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How to re-arrange opened tabs in panel?

I am using Dash to panel extension with GNOME Tweaks in Ubuntu 18.04 to move the taskbar to the bottom. But I cannot seem to be able to re-arrange opened tabs. Here's what I want to do: Drag and drop ...
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How can I disable the hot corner /Activities corner using the Terminal?

How can I disable the hot corner /Activities corner using the Terminal? I know I can use the Tweak Tool, as mentioned here, but I am writing a little bash script to reconfigure my Ubuntu Gnome ...
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How can I add a live Unity-style workspaces icon to the gnome-shell dock?

I have configured gnome-shell in Ubuntu 18.04 to have 4 static workspaces in a grid with the "Workspace grid" gnome-shell extension. I have also disabled the workspace overlay that pops up whenever ...
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installing gnome shell extensions timeout

I have Ubuntu installed on VirtualBox and behind proxy. I have set automatic proxy configuration. All applications are able to connect to internet. However Gnome Shell extensions are not getting ...
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How to remove installed GNOME user shell themes

I have installed some GNOME shell themes through GNOME Tweaks and User Shell Theme Extensions. I also made some shell theme mods and installed as zip files. Now, I want to remove some unused shell ...
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Switched browsers, now getting native host connector not detected

I switched from Google Chrome to Firefox and am now getting Although GNOME Shell integration extension is running, native host connector is not detected. Refer documentation for instructions about ...
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gnome dash to panel: remove applications label

I'm using Ubuntu with gnome and the dash-to-panel extension. On the bottom left, I have a 'Application' with a bottom arrow next to it, which is not clickable. Next to it is the applications icon (9 ...
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Submenu to an existing popupmenu in gnome extension javascript

I am working on an extension for gnome, in which there is a popupmenu with items and I want one of these items to connect another popupmenu (submenu) populated with items.Below is a snipet of the ...
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Why does the dock appear on the left when my screen is locked?

The dock doesn't work correctly after I enter my password, either.
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How to move the workspace overview in Activities to the left in Gnome?

Is there any way of moving the workspace overview in Activities to the left side of the screen? I've tried looking for extensions and going through the Gnome Tweak tool, but without success. Having ...
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How do I install the window-list Gnome shell extension in Ubuntu 18.04?

I installed Gnome-shell on my work PC running on Ubuntu 16.04 and it has the window-list extension by default. I upgraded it to 18.04 and the window-list extension is still there. But on my freshly ...
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“Gtk Warning: Theme parsing error” for no-longer-installed extension

I long ago uninstalled the GNOME Extension no-title-bar, but I still get errors launching Gtk apps: (yad:548): Gtk-WARNING **: 14:05:20.038: Theme parsing error: gtk.css:1:112: Failed to import: ...
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Dash to Dock - initiate thumbnail preview with hover

The default Ubuntu 18.04 Dash-to-dock dock allows a thumbnail preview of open windows for an application. You initiate this by hovering over the application and clicking once on it. There's no point ...
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How do I efficiently find my terminal window in GNOME Shell?

I like to work with many open terminal windows at the same time. At work I have to cope with Windows, but I use Ubuntu at home. Sadly, the experience of finding a specific terminal window on GNOME is ...
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Ubuntu 18.10 gnome extensions stop working after hibernation

After upgrading to 18.10 I am experiencing very strange behaviour of gnome extensions. After my laptop goes into hibernation they all switch off and enabling them back on https://extensions.gnome.org/...
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18.04: How do I lock my screen without suspending the machine?

I'd like to leave my screen in a locked state, but without the machine being suspended. I need to have long computations running in the background while I go grab a coffee, while making sure no one ...
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Building a Vala Gnome3 extension (indicator-diskman) project on 18.04?

I would like to build the Gnome3 extension indicator-diskman on Ubuntu 18.04, but I have problems doing that. This is what I've tried doing: git clone https://github.com/teejee2008/diskman.git ...
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Dock shown both at bottom and left in Activities overview / search window [duplicate]

I'm using Ubuntu 18.10. I have installed Dash to dock gnome extension. But when i click on Activities button, two docks are shown. One at the bottom and one at the left. I want to see only at the ...
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GNOME shell extension “Applications Menu” not working

I have 2 same notebooks running on Ubuntu 18.04. Applications Menu by fmuellner is installed on both, but it doesn't show any menu item on one of them. There are 2 differences between them: the ...
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Cannot get Window Session Manager to work

I installed the Window Session Manager under Ubuntu 18.04 LTS and probably got something wrong. I then executed the instructions in the Git repository, but still no luck: when I save a session, I get ...
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Gno-Menu appears multiple times (Ubuntu 18.04)

I have GNOME Tweaks installed on Ubuntu 18.04 and I use the Gno-Menu (version 3.13.3-11ubuntu1.1). When I first boot up, I see one Menu button in the lower left, as it should be. After some ...
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How do I disable these GNOME shell extension prompts on Ubuntu 18.04?

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 ...
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Missing indicator/tray icons (Steam, Chrome, Dropbox, etc)

On my installations of Ubuntu 18.04 and 18.10 all the indicator icons from Chrome, Dropbox, Ulauncher, InSync and Steam are missing. These are the indicator currently installed: And these are the ...
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Installed icons not showing up in gtk3-icon-browser

I have multiple icon themes installed in Ubuntu 18.04 and I am currently using a Papirus theme. I am now tinkering with a tool to create GNOME shell extensions (Argos) and wanted to use a Papirus icon ...
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Workspace Grid extension : how can I rename or remove the workspaces names?

I installed the workspace grid extension for GNOME, which works like a charm. I wonder how can I modify or get rid of the workspaces names which appear during the workspace changes (I use the ctrl+...
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Why does GNOME Shell integration not work on any browsers upon install, 18.04.1 usb multiwriter install

Exactly what the question says, when I install Ubuntu 18.04.1 fresh on my Dell Optiplex 9010, I get an error code on every single one of my browsers that native gnome shell host connection (or ...
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Ubuntu dash to panel [duplicate]

I'm using gnome 3.28, i installed gnome tweaks and enabled dash to panel. It works just fine but i have one problem. The "taskbar" is transparent when none of my applications are fullscreen. So is ...
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The dash-to-dock extension scroll-action cycles through different application, not just the one being scrolled over

The scneario usually happens when I open Slack (A chatting application), then click on a link sent on Slack, then Firefox is started. At this point, scrolling over Slack's icon on the dock scrolls ...
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Remove “Places” and “Applications” from Dash to Panel in GNOME shell on Ubuntu 18.04

I'm wondering how to remove applications and places from the dash to panel bar at the bottom of the screen. I'm able to remove the applications menu using "remove panel app menu" however whenever I ...
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Installation of GNOME Shell Extensions does not ask for root password

Previously, I remember that when I was trying to install a GNOME shell extension, Ubuntu 18.04 asked for the root password. Today, I found that it does not ask for the root password any more while ...
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Cant install Gnome Shell extension [duplicate]

I recently install ubuntu 18.4 and i tried to install Gnome Shell Extension in Firefox, the extension has been install, but show this 'Although GNOME Shell integration extension is running, native ...
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GNOME 3 extension “Icon Hider” setting location

I would like to know where the Icon Hider extension store all settings you make. Must be a simple setting file somewhere. This are the settings: This is the plugin: https://extensions.gnome.org/...
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Opening Arc Menu Gnome shell extension with super key and now window placement won't work

Ubuntu 18.04 supports super key and arrow key combinations to snap windows to either side of the display. However, after installing Arc Menu from Gnome Shell Extensions and configuring the super key ...
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Exclamation point icons appeared next to two disabled Gnome Shell extensions

Two exclamation point icons appeared in the Tweaks (gnome-tweaks) application when Extensions was selected in the left pane as shown in the below screenshot. There are two triangular exclamation point ...
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Is there a GNOME extension which can run a specific command and update its output as status in GNOME panel?

To give an example, I run series of commands which would output a number. I must show this on the GNOME panel. Font, color, size etc doesn't matter. I just need a small display on the panel.
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Utuntu 18.04 - Super + Number keys aren't working when “Dash to panel” is active

So when the standard dash for Ubuntu is activated, I can switch to applications via Super + 1 or Super + 2 Keys and so on. But I installed Tweaks and then activated the "Dash to panel" option and ...
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Clock override gnome extension stopped working [closed]

I have been using Gnome Clock Override Extension for a couple of months and everything was working well until recently. Now, all I am able to see on the clock bar is the markup language I use to ...
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How to show system monitor information in both left and right side of the top bar?

As, I have not enough space to show more information in right I want to show some information e.g. network in left. I use gnome shell extension to show these information.
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Dash-to-Dock icon size

I have been using Dash-to-Dock on Ubuntu 18.04 since April and updating my installation regularly. Recently the icons in the Dash-to-Dock (the ones in the screen that open when you click "Show ...
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Gnome-Shell-Extensions not installing properly

I am trying to install gnome shell extensions. However after installing either gnome-shell-extensions or chrome-gnome-shell, the extensions tab in gnome tweak tool is not visible. I've also discovered ...