Questions tagged [titlebar]

Questions about title bar, which is part of the window decoration. If the title bar has an unusual design that may not follow system-wide theme, or has more graphical elements besides window title and window controls, then use 'csd' tag instead.

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Ubuntu Program bar Icons different

My Problem is that the maximize, close and minimize buttons aren't the default ones and it's really irritating me. This happend after installing the kde plasma desktop and then removing it. If anyone ...
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Change xterm title position

I want to know if I can set the title of the terminal to the left side rather than center on Ubuntu20.04LTS? Thank you! this is an example of terminal title bar and I want to set the "title" ...
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How do i make or customize the title bars size small in Ubuntu themes?

As you can see the title bar of the terminal is quite wide and takes a lot of space. I like the way Mac's terminal or its window's title bars are narrow. I'm on Ubuntu 20.04 and using "whiteSur-...
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Change Shape Of Titlebar Buttons

Is there any way that I can change the shape of these buttons to be square? It is Ubuntu's last LTS version with Gnome, previously these buttons were square but now I can't change it back. The buttons,...
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How to change title bar layout for elementary apps downloaded from flathub for Ubuntu

I recently downloaded Notes-Up app from Flathub. It is an elementary os based app. The title bar layout is elementary style and I want to change is to default Ubuntu style. Title bar for Notes-Up
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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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Minimize, Masimize and Close Button in title bar. How can we remove this and put back the window options?

Ubuntu 20.04 LTS, I ran in to a small trouble, and I do not know how to overcome this. I am attaching the pic for better comprehension. The minimize, maximize and close shifted to title bar. And ...
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How can we auto magnify title bar upon cursor hover in Ubuntu 20.04 LTS?

I have posted cursor hover auto magnification question previously but that is not related to title bar. Now what I want is to add this effect on the title bar. How can we do this? I am already ...
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How can we enable drop down on title bar (Ubuntu 20.04 LTS), like the one we have for bookmark drop down arrows in browsers?

The following is the bar I am referring to: And this is what appears to be missing / or can be added but I do not know how: This arrow appears in bookmark in browser. But is there any way we can ...
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brightness bar blinking 18.04

I have a problem with sound bar and I don't know how to figure it out. Here is a video to see what I mean: See here
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Fullscreen games are showing title bar

A few days ago, most fullscreen games launched via Steam began showing the title bar no matter what settings I have configured. I am not sure what would have changed to cause this to start happening. ...
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No maximize option available on the title bar for `darktable`

I have installed darktable from Ubuntu software center (not the snap package). darktable opens without the maximize button in the title bar as shown in the image below: What is wrong here? I have ...
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Window's Title Bar Text Desproportionally Big [duplicate]

I recently had many visual bugs due I changed the name of my home folder's username, one of them is a bigger title bar text than usual. I've not found a way to modify this yet sadly, so I came here to ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 problem setting gnome terminal title

I am trying to set a custom title on the terminal similar to this question: How to change Gnome-Terminal title? However, the "PROMPT_COMMAND" answer isn't working, or it's being overwritten ...
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Move window TITLE (NOT BUTTONS) to left a-la-windows in Ubuntu 20.04

I have my Ubuntu setup as close to Windows as possible (more comfortable to me.) How do I move JUST THE WINDOW TITLE/LABEL to the left hand side like you would find in Windows? Any help would be ...
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How do I change the look of Ubuntu? [duplicate]

This may seem like a basic question, but I have a small screen without a lot of real estate. When I have a website (Like Stack Exchange) open, about 20% of the screen is taken up by menus, bars, and ...
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Gnome Settings: title bar buttons in the middle

I know that Gnome's title bars are not always intuitive and consistent, but how did I end up with this? This is the Settings app which has the close, minimize and maximize button on the left of the &...
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How to change the order of the Windows titlebar buttons when moved over to the left

Using Ubuntu 20.04 and Gnome Session Flashback, I got accustomed to the title bar icons being on the left. I've found that I prefer the 'close' button to be closest and within reach for quick access, ...
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Ubuntu-Mate 20.04 removes dialog title bar close button

I updated Ubuntu-Mate 18.04 to 20.04 and all of my LibreOffice dialogs lost their title bar close button. This is a Mate thing. Gnome desktop continues to show the close button. A discussion from ...
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KDE Plasma title bar theme wrong size

I'm using Ubuntu 20.04 with manually installed KDE Plasma desktop environment. I want to customize it with a theme, but when applied, the windows titlebar looks like this screenshot of titlebar I ...
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The configuration in gtk.css is not being applied to all windows

Being fed up with the huge titlebars in the new Gnome, I decided to use NewAdwaita-Slim theme and edited the .config/gtk-3.0/gtk.css file to reduce the titlebar size. It works . . . sort of. Almost ...
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What happened to the titlebar buttons suddnedly dissapearing?

Going through the different options, not changing anything, the buttons in the title bar randomly disappear. see this image : I have already checked Tweak tool..along with gsettings reset org.gnome....
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Is there a way to disable/prevent custom title bar buttons?

I am running ubuntu 20.04 on desktop. I have recently been irritated by several occasions where I went to close or minimise a window, and for a few seconds couldn't see or process the where the ...
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How to remove the upper bar of applications

How do I remove the top bar of applications (title-bar), The one bar that usually displays minimize, maximize and close? See attached screenshot:
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video player uses ex name of video file

I am using Lubuntu 18.04 on HP6910p.I download some videos using pyIDM and youtube-dl,and renamed all of them. When i play them they show privious names on players title bar.I am using vlc and gnome ...
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After upgrading to Ubuntu 20.04, top bars of apps are showing boxes with numbers in them instead of titles [duplicate]

Every application window has these numerical things instead of titles since I upgraded to Ubuntu 20.04:
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Firefox Titlebar disapearing randomly - Ubuntu 18.04

Anyone experiencing the same? My issue: Using Firefox in Ubuntu 18.04 and Title bar disappears randomly. Also while Title bar is missing Firefox window never comes to top if under another window. ...
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Double title bars/ Two title bars appear in Ubuntu 20.04

Everything was fine till I installed KDE desktop environment too, and that is when this started for me. (I installed KDE, so that i can use dark theme in my KDE apps like Kdenlive and Krita, as they ...
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Default alternative to Pixel Saver in Ubuntu 20.04?

Is possible to have what Pixel Saver does without using it in Ubuntu 20.04? In other words, can I fuse activity bar and title bar in a natural way without extensions?
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Ubuntu 20.04 GNOME 3.36 - Remove terminal window titlebar buttons

Is there a way to remove the new tab, search and what seems like a settings button from the window title bar in GNOME 3.36 Terminal. What I want is to change the title bar from this: To this: I ...
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How do I move window buttons to the right on Ubuntu 20? [duplicate]

After upgrade to Ubuntu 20, my window buttons moved again to the left and I don't know how change it in this version of distribution.
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How to fix terminal title-bar icon in Ubuntu? [duplicate]

I applied a Mac OS theme to my Ubuntu 18.04.4 LTS. The new icons are coming properly in titlebar of all applications except for terminal and gedit like below. You can see that between the minimise-...
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Title bar settings missing in GNOME Tweaks on Ubuntu 20.04

I tried to move my "close, minimise and maximise" to the right + add the macOS theme to it. However, I have not been able to find any settings for that. In GNOME Tweaks > Windows the settings to put ...
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Getting a small arrow on top bar's right corner. Only for terminal. How to remove it? [duplicate]

The arrow doesn't effect the function of the buttons as I’m still able to use all the 3 keys. I guess it's just an overlay:
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Large Icon over control buttons - terminal Ubuntu 18.04

Currently I'm facing a bug in which a big icon is over my control buttons in the terminal display. This is happening when I use as a theme application Mojave-dark and Numix-circle. When I put the ...
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Gnome Titlebar height

I have Gnome 3.36 and I wondered if it's possible to change the titlebar height. For example in Chrome I have a big title bar but in my Chrome PWA I have a smaller titlebar (screenshot). Is it similar ...
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Ubuntu 19.10… pixelsaver was working, but now isn't; reinstall doesn't work

Only been using Ubuntu for a couple weeks. The amount of wasted space along the top of some windows is almost comical, but I realize that is largely due to the developers. For example, Chrome and ...
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Make any application window title bar transparent in Ubuntu 18.04

How can I make application window bars transparent in Ubuntu 18.04? I've searched online but haven't found anything for this version.
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Missing icon with gnome-recipes

I am a bit lost with the gnome-recipes title bar missing an icon in my VM compared to the host system, both running Ubuntu 19.10 (though desktop is an upgrade when VM is a fresh install) and Gnome-...
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Window titlebar text cropped

Since I upgraded to Ubuntu 19.10 (from 18.04 LTS), I noticed that when I switch to a Firefox window from another application, the Firefox title bar doesn't show the full text, but a cropped and ...
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How do I move the window menu to the window title bar in Ubuntu 18.04?

I use multiple monitors so having the window menu move to the top bar now I've finally upgraded to 18.04 is not good for me because it moves the window menu options a long way away from the window. I'...
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How to make the windows' title bars transparent in Ubuntu 18.04?

(I'm new to Ubuntu, and Linux systems in general.) Hello! I'm running Ubuntu 18.04 with the default theme that it came with, and I want to make the title bar in every window - transparent. So it ...
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Show pid on the terminal title bar

Is it possible to show the pid of the terminal on its title bar? Sometimes I have to kill a terminal window without having GUI control and I have to know its pid. Thanks!
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Terminal title bar size

Is there a way to change Terminal title bar size? Mine looks huge: Or maybe change the tabs locations to it, like in Chrome:
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No Title Bar button to close window Ubuntu 18.04

Since upgrading to Ubuntu 18.04 from Ubuntu 16.04, the titlebar buttons on the upper left corner of the window for closing, minimizing and maximizing windows have vanished. Then I went to GNOME ...
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Window Title Bars Differ in Height

I am delving a little into theming and css styling. It mostly works well, but I am having trouble with the styling of the title bars. They all accept well gradient, background color and such, but ...
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Terminal Icon larger than should be (out of border) - Ubuntu 18 [duplicate]

I'm new to Ubuntu. Very strange and annoying thing happened. Terminal (only) icon larger than it should be and out of windows border. How can I fix that? GNOME tweaks is installed.
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Double title bar Ubuntu 19.04

I'm not sure if this is a Ubuntu or Gnome problem, but I just updated the Ubuntu version to 19.04 and noticed that some windows have a double title bar. It does not happen in all of them, but it does ...
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Application icon appearing in the corner of window [duplicate]

I was trying to use Elementary interface in my Ubuntu. I also installed elementary-tweaks. I removed everything but I don't know if happened after removed. Here goes what is happening, I didn't ...
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How can I remove the title bar on Ubuntu 19.04?

I've tried the following shell extensions: pixel-saver Unite No Title bar Gnome Global Application Menu (HUD Gnome) but none of them work on Ubuntu 19.04 and the title bar is really annoying. Are ...