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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Openweather extention not working

From yesterday, openweather extention on the top panel does not show the weather. Its shows "Please wait Loading". I tried to find the solution. There was a post of creating account on openweather ...
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How to properly install a GNOME 3.36+ extension via CLI?

To install GNOME extensions, the more widely used way probably is to use official GNOME extensions index after some configurations (very detailed explained here). Nevertheless, when it comes from ...
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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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Customising date time format | Ubuntu 20.04

I recently started using Ubuntu 20.04, and I want to customise date & time format (in Windows I could write it down using a "formatted string" like %YYYY-%MM-%day). I am referring to the clock at ...
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Desktop icons disappear after hibernation

Very often, some of my desktop icons (.desktop files I have created) disappear after I close the lid and hibernate the computer. Quite annoying I'd say. These icons (and the Applications menu from a ...
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new windows position on dual monitor setup ubuntu 20.04

is there any shell-extension or something that can force new windows to open on the monitor where the mouse pointer is in a dual monitor setup? even if it is a new instance of an open app like a new ...
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GNOME Shell crashing on enabling Extensons from GNOME Tweak Tool on Ubuntu 20.04

I recently upgraded from Ubuntu 18.04 to 20.04. Everything is working fine except the Extensions. I tried enabling them using GNOME Tweaks Tool Tweak tools -> Extensions Sidebar -> Top right corner ...
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Gnome extensions under 20.04

I had difficulty upgrading to 20.04 from 19.10 but eventually succeeded, however all of my Gnome extensions apart from "Desktop Icons" are switched off. If I switch them on nothing happens and after a ...
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What are these three dots next to the gnome-shell extensions?

After upgrading vom 19.10 to 20.04 I have a three-dot-icon in the list of my gnome-extensions: Both left and right click have no effect and I cannot drag & drop it. What is it and do I want to ...
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time under calendar?

Here is my desktop. Is there any Gnome extension to put the time underneath the calendar ? I do believe that I have seen it before, just once.
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Hide right icons in Dash to Panel [duplicate]

I was wondering if it's possible to hide the icons in the right (between the headphones and hour): I'm using Ubuntu 19.10 with GNOME Shell 3.34.3.
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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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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 do you fix this error “Clutter.DEviceManager is undefined” with extensions?

How do you fix this error with extensions? I can't enable it in tweaks or extensions. It is greyed out! It is this extention. Edit: Fixed. A new update was released and it fixed the issue.
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CPU Power Manager extension in Lubuntu

I need the CPU Power Manager Gnome Shell extension in another DE. I'm tired of Gnome but I neeeeed that ext. to stop the loud fans in my laptop.
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Ubuntu 20.04 lags when extensions using GLib spawn command with pgrep

When I was on 19.10 with GNOME 3.34 I could spawn command with GLib so many times without causing any lag to the GNOME shell or any app. But on 20.04 with GNOME 3.36.1 even a simple spawn command can ...
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Unable to install GNOME extensions on Ubuntu Budgie

I have installed Ubuntu Budgie 20.04. I am new to Ubuntu environment. I want to install and try new GNOME extensions. So, I searched the Internet and found that I have to install GNOME Tweak Tool. So ...
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Unable to uninstall GNOME Shell Extension 'Sensors'

I tried for over 2 hours to uninstall Sensors extension, but I just can't. This is what I tried so far: Deleted both local's and system's GNOME extensions folder content, then reset GNOME Shell, the ...
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Problem with package gi.repository in Ubuntu 20.04 LTS

So I created an issue in the GitHub repository for the Gnome shell chrome extension and the developer told me that: gi.repository module is missing in your install. (Is there any way to install this ...
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Gnome extension not displayed

I am using Ubuntu 19.10 and wanted to install and extension on it. That extension is nvidia-gpu-stats tool which I installed from the Ubuntu Software Center application. Apparently, it is supposed ...
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How to install gnome extensions from gnome software?

clearlinux has integrated the gnome extension in gnome software itself.
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How can I make window management easy for a toddler?

I've got a spare old computer my toddler can use paint programs on. Is there a way to really simplify window management, e.g. one maximized app per desktop ? At the moment she keeps un-maximizing ...
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Ubuntu 20.04: Switching Virtual Desktops (Workspaces) with Shortcut Keys while Using 'Workspace Matrix'

I am using the 'Workspace Matrix' GNOME Shell extension on Ubuntu 20.04 to work with 4 (2x2) workspaces. But to switch them, I have to first type Win+w, then use the arrow keys. Is there a way to ...
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make switching across windows smoother in Gnome 3

so here's the problem: when you have a dark IDE and a you have to switch back and forth with a light website page, you experience these abrupt brightness changes which hurt your pupils (they do not ...
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20.04: KDEConnect not working after upgrading from 19.10

picture of extension page So, GSconeect has been been my most used extension in Ubuntu and after upgrading to 20.04 stable, it is not working anymore. Thanks In Advancce
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19.10/20.04 gnome-shell-extension-desktop-icons: How do I trust desktop icons automatically during ISO remaster?

I'm trying to remaster the 20.04 iso for single-user root use. However, I am sure this question also applies to 19.10 as it suffers the same issue. This distro is for systems that test hardware and ...
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How do I display username on the GNOME menu bar on Ubuntu 19.10?

In Ubuntu 19.10 and the GNOME Shell version 3.34.3, I want my username to be shown on the top right corner. I tried the following GNOME Shell extensions but nothing changed. Simple Name Add Username ...
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How can I hide volume control in Gnome-shell?

This is my system-tray. I'm looking to hide the volume control. What do you suggest then? Should I use the terminal?
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How do I fix gnome-shell-extensions ppa eoan Release does not have a Release file?

I'm getting this error: Unable to download updates: failed to refresh cache: E: The repository 'http://ppa.launchpad.net/gnome-shell-extensions/ppa/ubuntu eoan Release' does not have a Release ...
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Window not visible, New maximized window are moved to new workspace but not drawn Ubuntu 19.10

I am working on an extension for moving workspace, https://github.com/raonetwo/MaximizeToWorkspace. For the windows that start maximized, the workspace switching is happening as expected. The new ...
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User theme extensions messes up fonts

I'm on Ubuntu 19.10, and whenever I enable the user-themes extension, my fonts on app menu and top panel get changed. Nothing I've tried so far has affected it any way, only disabling the extension. ...
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Run and kill bash script from gnome and show its status

I am using a phone as a webcam and for this to work, I have to run a shell script that streams the phone's video output /dev/video (using v4l2loopback). So when I want to use the video camera I have ...
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Gnome shell system extensions

Do anyone know how to remove stubborn Gnome shell extensions? For some reason certain extensions are marked as system extensions, to be removed only by the system administrator using the package ...
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Extended Guestures 4 finger guesture greyout out

I'm not able to select an option for the 4 finger horizontal swipe guesture on extended guestures addon. Is this a hardware restriction?
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Ubuntu 20.04 extension configuration error [closed]

I try ubuntu 20.04 LTS today and it's great, but I have some issue with gnome extension I can install it but when I try to configure the extension by clicking configuration nothing happens. is there ...
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_usr_bin_gnome-shell.121.crash every boot

I am experiencing this crash (_usr_bin_gnome-shell.121.crash) on every boot on an almost new and clean install of ubuntu 18.04. I tried the suggested solution to this question: _usr_bin_gnome-shell....
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Gnome 'createThumbnail' overloads CPU

I had installed the following extension on Gnome, TopIcons Plus. After which, I restarted Gnome by Alt+F2 and restart. Now my Gnome doesn't display any images or icons (even at the login screen) and ...
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Can't turn on extensions after upgrading from 18.04 to 19.10

Whenever i try to turn on the extensions from tweaks the system asks me logout. The extensions were working fine on ubuntu 18.04 but they are not working on 19.10. Please help..
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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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Dash to panel, change background color, transparency and font

Is it possible to change background color, transparency and font family in Dash to Panel? I was searching, but no success. OS Ubuntu 18.04.4. Update Followed links in comment, but no success. I am ...
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Installation button in Ubuntu software app don't work correctly

HI i need to install netspeed extension for monitoring the internet speed, so based of this site instruction trying using the Ubuntu software app by this kind: Also there are some miss configuration ...
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Although GNOME Shell integration extension is running, native host connector is not detected in 19.10 [duplicate]

I just installed Ubuntu 19.10 with GNOME Shell 3.34.1 and I would like to use gnome-shell-extensions using extension in Chromium browser, so I installed Gnome Shell Integration. However, when I go to ...
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Why doesn't gnome extension update and keeps prompting?

When Im on the https://extensions.gnome.org/local/ page and click on an update button for an extension (clipboard indicator), it toggles the extension off. When I then try to toggle it back on, it ...
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Unable to disable Desktop Icons extension

The Desktop Icons GNOME extension in Ubuntu 19.10 is not working properly. Double clicking an icon produces a notification saying there is an error: Execution of "PATH_TO_FILE" Command not found I ...
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How do I change Show Workspace Selector hot key in Workspace Matrix on Ubuntu 18?

I'm using the Gnome Shell extension Workspace Matrix in Ubuntu 18 and would like to change the hot key for it (it's currently Super+W) but haven't been able to find where that's set. Using dconf ...
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Gsconnect lack of notification icon in gnome panel

I have Ubuntu 19.10 and Gsconnect v30. Some time ago notification icon on GNOME disappeared. When I turn on Gsconnect from Ubuntu Software its works, my phone is connected. Any idea how to restore ...
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Ubuntu 18.04 GNOME shell extensions not working after installing Chromium/Chrome

I recently did a fresh install of ubuntu 18.04 and installed chromium web browser. I followed these and these instructions to add the gnome shell extensions vai google web store and from terminal. ...
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GNOME Global Application Menu highlights

I Want a menubar in GNOME 3.20, and have found Gnome Global Application Menu (hud for GNOME). The problem with this extension is, the highlighting stays there, and it unselects the window that you ...
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GNOME extension dash-to-panel shows error message

I am using Ubuntu 19.10, it runs GNOME 3.34.1. I have installed the extension "Dash-to-panel" yesterday. It was just fine, no error message, and the top panel was correct. But this morning I now have ...

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