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Title bar is not appearing in gnome Ubuntu 18.04

I am using Ubuntu 18.04 but Title bar which used to show File Edit etc is not appearing like it used to show in unity.
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How to “redecorate” (shade/unshade) an application when accidentally disabled 18.04

How does one "redecorate" (shade/unshade) an application when accidentally disabled in Kubuntu 18.04? screenshot showing no titlebar I don't appear to have Openbox or Compiz installed. The app I want ...
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Why do I have a tiny Terminal logo blocking the minimize button in Terminal windows? [duplicate]

Just as the title says, I have a mini icon when I open Terminal: I would like to hide it if at all possible.
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How to remove mimi icon from terminal window? [duplicate]

i have installed ubuntu several times, this is the first time i saw this useless and annoying mimi icon, how could i remove it ?
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How to make GIMP 2.10 titlebar black

By default, Gimp 2.10.6 in Ubuntu 18.10 uses a dark theme. However, in a vanilla Gnome session using the default Adwaita theme, or with any other light theme, the title bar is light. Is there a way to ...
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How do I remove icon from title bar of Terminal window? [duplicate]

How would I go about removing this icon from the title bar of my Terminal window? It really messes up themes when I use them.
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How to remove title bars in Gnome? [duplicate]

I'd like to remove the title bars in Gnome Shell. Running Ubuntu 18.04 with Gnome and the Adwaita theme. Is there a file I can edit to remove the title bars off the windows? It's really wasted space....
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18.04 LTS - Fourth button on titlebar

I have suffered this weird button for a few days. It is really annoying to use customized icon themes (default one is fine). Does anyone know what this is? I want to remove it.
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Terminal Window Is Having Icon of itself over Close, Minimize, and Maximize Buttons [duplicate]

Check The Terminal Window - 'Minimize, Maximize, Close' buttons are covered by the icon:
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gnome-terminal is secretive with the runing process in its titlebar (a bug or ?)

Misbehavior of the new gnome terminal (18.04) I used to use wmcrtl to search for the proper window on my crowded desktop and to raise it, set the focus or to do other wm operations... However it ...
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On Ubuntu 18.04 can I hide the title bar AND still see the close/minimize/maximize icons?

This is for all programs not just Firefox. I would like 18.04 to behave a bit more like Unity.
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Remove app icon from title bar in GNOME in Ubuntu 18.04

I'm trying to hide the app icon from the title bar in GNOME in Ubuntu 18.04. I know there is this question asking the same thing but it's from 2011 and I can't find what it requires to find in the ...
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Document Viewer (Evince) displays title instead of name

After upgrading to Ubuntu 18.04 Document Viewer displays pdf title instead of name in the title bar (actually it displays a smaller name string under title in semi-transparency). This is very annoying ...
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ubuntuMATE forgets “Always on Visible Workspace” setting on titlebar randomly

I switched from xfce to MATE about 2 months ago and really like it. However, the menubar option to keep a window on visible workspace stops working randomly on different windows. For example, with ...
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How do I restore the title bar to it's original style in GNOME?

I recently installed the Pantheon DE to test out, and wasn't too fond of it so I switched back to Gnome. However, even after uninstalling Pantheon, window title bars are still using the Pantheon style....
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How to reduce menu/title bar screen space in 18.04? [duplicate]

I just upgraded to Ubuntu 18.04. In my previous version, the title, status, and the "File ..." menu were all bundled together in a neat little bar for every maximized window. Now they are all ...
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Google Chrome not using Ubuntu's Titlebar and Window Buttons

Here's Chrome: And here's Chromium: The settings: Any way to fix this in Chrome?
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Decrease height of title bar of apps without switching theme on Ubuntu 18.04

How do I decrease height of the title bar of apps without switching theme?
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Theme is inconsistent for window commands / title bar buttons [duplicate]

I prefer the color system of MacOS for title buttons (green yellow and red) and am looking to configure my Ubuntu 18.04 to that. I've installed a number of extensions that modified the appearance of ...
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Titlebar buttons are too big on Chrome

I don't know why the titlebar buttons are too big on Chrome, on Firefox or other applications just look fit(Gnome-OSC theme). This can fix the problem, but I don't want to have an extra title bar.
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How to remove these title bar icons

I installed the mate desktop environment to mess around with and got rid of it. Something I did in there has transferred over to my regular gnome3 desktop environment. I now have a small icon in the ...
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how to reduce header bar height in gnome 3.18?

$ gnome-shell --version GNOME Shell 3.18.5 $ dpkg -s libgtk-3-0 Version: 3.18.9-1ubuntu3.3 ...
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Hide chromium's title bar using Compiz

Ever since updating to Chromium v65 or 18.04 (not sure which one is the culprit), unchecking the "Use system title bar and borders" doesn't work anymore. The title bar will shows up once I unmaximize ...
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Budgie and Gnome window configuration is conflict. How can I solve? (Ubuntu 17.10)

I installed Budgie alongside GNOME. After that, title-bar buttons are always placed on the right side. I uninstalled Budgie Desktop, but it did not change back. I do not know what I need to give as ...
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How to modify a theme (macbuntu)?

I want to use the theme Macbuntu. But the way this theme format the window's title bar is unacceptable (it colors the title bar greyish-white) or in other words, the readability is not legible. I have ...
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How to get rid of titlebar?

I tried this but it didn't work. I changed the file in: /usr/share/themes/Ambiance/metacity-1/metacity-theme-1.xml and In my appearance gui window it says that I'm using Ambiance theme. How can I get ...
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How can I center window titles on Ubuntu 16.04?

Is there a way to center window titles? I find that the text gets blocked by the control buttons when the mouse hovers over them and it looks messy. I'm using the latest release of ubuntu 16.04 (...
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Double click on titlebar to maximize / restore windows?

How can I configure a double click on titlebar to maximize / restore windows? Making shortcuts for keyboard is easy, but so far I haven't been able to find any answer on how to do the same with mouse ...
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Nautilus - Missing titlebar following reboot (Ubuntu 16.04)

I ran the upgrade commands that I normally do (listed below). Everything appeared to be operating normally, but I opted to do a reboot. Upon rebooting and using Nautilus, I noticed that things ...
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How to keep a always on top button on every window in ubuntu 17.10?

I want always on top button like in kde plasma double up arrow in every windows titlebar.
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Terminal icon in window titlebar is stretched out over window control buttons

A while ago I upgraded from Ubuntu 17.04 to Ubuntu 17.10 and everything is working fine except for the fact that the icon in the window title bar of my terminal seems to be stretched out to some ...
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How to merge Mutiny MATE into the top Title Bar (Like Unity 7 used to save screen space)

I have a question about Ubuntu MATE using the Mutiny Appearance configuration. When I maximize my terminal or LibreOffice, it still leaves the title bar. not merged into the TOP PANEL. How can I ...
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why does “chrome” and “chromium” have to have the same icon in the title bar?

Its really weird when I start chrome first , chromium picks up chrome's icon. If I start chrome first , chromium picks up chrome's icon. note that when I close any of them , the running on ...
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titlebar sticks when I change to an empty workspace ?

this happens with any app not just chrome I have chrome open and its normal to have its titlebar up up now I change to a different (empty) workspace and chromes titlebar sticks only the app name ...
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How do I change opacity of title bars in Ubuntu 16.04?

I've heard that unity is using it's own window manager so that I can't change the opacity using CompizConfig... But is there an alternative? I already made the main title bar transparant together ...
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How can I make terminal windows show their names?

Is there any way that all terminals can show their name in the title bar, all the time? I can only see a terminal's name when I hover my mouse over that terminal. How can I change the default so ...
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PlayOnLinux Fl Studio Wont detect mouse Clicks HELP! ubuntu 16.04

So i installed Fl Studio 12 on Ubuntu 16.04 through PlayOnLinux, and opened it up. after a couple of hours of working on a project i opened up chromium from the dash, and used it for 2-3 mins. when i ...
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16.04 LTS changing Title Bar Buttons

I recently installed Ubuntu 16.04LTS, and I would like to move the Close , Max, Min Buttons to the right side. However, each of the tutorials that I have watched shows options in gconf that I do not ...
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Is there any alternative to buttons like in kde for ubuntu unity?

i want something like keep above double upward arrow on my windows titles in unity. Is it possible?
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How to move the window titlebar icons for maximize, minimize and close to the left in MATE?

I just installed MATE on 16.04 and I would like to move the maximize, minimize and close buttons to the left, as I am used to this placement. I can't seem to find this sort of option in the MATE ...
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I cannot change the opacity of titlebars in Ubuntu 16.04 LTS!

I've used the dconf-editor and changed the metacity-theme-active-opacity metacity-theme-inactive-opacity value but nothing happen. Can anyone help me with this. Much thanks!
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How to avoid windows to unmazimize when clicking title bar in ubuntugnome

I'm not sure what changed in my environment, but today I started noticing some behavior I don't like: If I have a window maximized and I click the title of the window, the window unmaximize. I know ...
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How to slim down Ubuntu GNOME title bar fatness?

Previously the title bars for windows were much thinner than they are now on Ubuntu GNOME 16.04.1 with GNOME 3.20. Why is this and how can I change this? I liked the slim look I got with the numix-gtk-...
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Application Menu in different place after elevating privileges

I am on Ubuntu 16.04. I have set my application menus (file, edit, view, help etc.) to be in window's title bar and always visible. (see here) When I run applications like bleachbit or gedit or ...
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Open Source Phone OS [closed]

I have no concerns if any government decided to own my phone and review my activity and even track my whereabouts (I am not OK with that, but I have no worries). That being said, I am concerned about ...
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How to display window titles on not maximized windows?

I recently moved from 14.04 LTS to 16.04 LTS with all the resulting software upgrades. There have been a number of UI changes, but this one is most annoying. Windows that are not maximized do not ...
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Title bar is showing on “Desktop” in Cinnamon

In my Ubuntu 14.04 with Cinnamon desktop, the title bar is showing in the desktop. I have to tried Google for solutions but to no avail.
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How do I move the title to the center of the title bar? [duplicate]

Can I move the window title to the center of the title bar? When the window is normal: And when it's maximized: I just don't know what to do when I look for example here: How can I move window ...
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How to increase the size of window buttons on Ubuntu?

I have found settings to only increase the launcher size. Could anyone help me in increasing the size of window-buttons (minimize, maximize and close buttons) on Ubuntu (if possible titlebar size too)?...
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Remove title bar from GNOME but keep window controls [duplicate]

I want to remove the title bar from maximized GNOME applications, but every extension that does this also removes the window controls. How do I get rid of the title and keep the controls?