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Questions tagged [top-bar]

Refers to a panel at the top of the screen in which indicators and menu icons may be displayed in some desktop environments.

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How to display custom formatted clock in top bar on multiple displays in Ubuntu 18.04?

I have a pretty specific problem, that I have had no luck trying to find a working solution to. I have a laptop running Ubuntu 18.04 docked using 2 external monitors resulting in 3 screens. I want to ...
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The pixel saver applet for Budgie is not working. What might I be doing wrong?

I am currently running Ubuntu Budgie 18.04.1 LTS in a VirtualBox VM. I installed the "pixel saver" Budgie applet v 4.0 and verified in the applet menu and command line that it is installed. I've ...
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How to show Date and time on top bar in Ubuntu 18.04? [duplicate]

I am not able to show date and time on top bar for Ubuntu 18.04.
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Ubuntu dock - display time and battery

Is there any way through which we can display the top bar date and battery percentage in ubuntu dock ?
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Customize top bar ubuntu 18.04 gnome 3 [duplicate]

I try to remove parts of the top bar in Ubuntu 18.04 with Gnome 3. First I have removed the whole top bar with a part of CSS because we didn't used it at all, but we have installed the TopIcons plugin ...
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Gnome tweaks is missing `top bar' menu option

18.04 with gnome-flashback. The menu on the left side of Gnome Tweaks configuration tool does not have the entry 'top bar'. (Nor does it have 'extensions' or 'workspaces'.) How could I get these ...
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Show user name in Gnome Menu Bar [duplicate]

When I upgraded to 18.04 I lost the ability to show the user name in the menu bar. The User Account Selection shows the choice but will not display the name. Am I missing something or is this a bug in ...
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16.04 bug: Top bar frozen on previous application

I am using two monitors. Occasionally, the top bar gets frozen with the contents of the previous application like so: I have focused the leafpad window, but the bar hasn't changed. Moreover, if I ...
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How to add Top Bar menu; File, View, History, Tools…for applications in 18.04? [duplicate]

I am aware Unity is no longer the default desktop and is replaced by GNOME desktop starting 18.04 LTS. Since 15.04 I have been using Unity. Now I want to use the default GNOME desktop for 18.04 ...
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Is there a dropdown notepad for the top bar (systray?) in ubuntu?

Is there a basic dropdown notepad for the top bar in ubuntu 16.04 ? unity. like 1 pad dropping down like for example the calendar.
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Ubuntu 18.04 show date and time on every screen

Since the update to 18.04 from 16.04, i see top bar with date and time only on the primary screen of my notebook. On the other screens the top bar is not shown. Another anoying thing is i see only ...
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MacBuntu gnome-shell top bar [duplicate]

I want to edit my Gnome-shell Top bar look like this: Then mine is like this: Is that possible to have my gnome-shell looks like MacOS Style? I mean after Activities in Gnome-Shell I want to add the ...
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how to hide top bar in Ubuntu 18.04

How can I hide top bar in Gnome 3.28 Ubuntu 18.04? how to install hide-top-bar extension?
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Top bar like unity

When are you will make top bar like unity? A lot of space is occupied by these buttons. Gnome, Unity.
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How to disable the button next to Activities in GNOME?

I'm using Ubuntu 18.04 version, there is a GNOME extension that allows you to disable the 'close button' next to "Activities" corner on the left side of top bar. I really dislike to see a button which ...
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How to remove app icons in system tray Ubuntu 18 GNOME

Maybe a duplicate, but I couldn't find this anywhere. How can I remove the apps in right top corner (Google Chrome, flux, TeamViewer) Before my update from Ubuntu GNOME 16 these were even more ...
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After Upgrade to 17.10, panel clock is no longer transparent

After Upgrade, my transparent clock in the top panel is gone. How can I change this to transparent again?
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What is this icon on top right of screen?

How can I identify what the icons on the top bar (right hand side) are? I'm specifically interested in the leftmost icon.
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How to correctly change the top bar of Ubuntu 17.10 [duplicate]

Before version 17.10 I used a flavour of Ubuntu GNOME 17.04, and I was able to use themes and apply them to the top bar. Now with 17.10, I try to use different themes, and the theme gets all messed up ...
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How to change “Activities” text on Ubuntu 17.10

I want to know how can I change the "Activities" text to my own text for example "Task Manager", or is it possible if I can change it to an image icon?
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Ubuntu 17.10 custom top bar and dual monitor?

Clock is placed in middle. I want it in left. Because middle is distracting me. And when i using dual monitor top bar's only displaying one of it.
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How do I customize the date/time display in GNOME Shell's top bar?

Time indicator is shown as "%a %H:%M" in the center of the top bar. How do I move it back to the right where it belongs, and make it include the full date and time ("%Y-%m-%d %s %H:%M")?
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How do I show output from a script or program in Ubuntu 17.10 top-bar the way BitBar does for Mac OS X?

The BitBar app lets you put the output from any script or program right in your Mac OS X menu bar. Image for reference: I'm trying to add icons/data on Ubuntu top-bar the way BitBar does for Mac. ...
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Icon(s) missing from top bar after an upgrade to Ubuntu 17.10

After I upgraded to Ubuntu 17.10, some icons are missing from the top bar. For example, I have been using clipit for quite sometime. Previously, once launched, a icon appeared in the top bar ...
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How can I change the font of the top bar without changing the shell theme?

I am using Ubuntu GNOME 17.04. I want to change the font of the GNOME top bar from the default font by Adapta to Fira Sans. I already have all the fonts, I just want to change the font of the top bar ...
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Can we get the Gnome3-Extention: Pixel-saver to be added into Ubuntu 17.10? How can we petition for this addon? [duplicate]

Our handicapped users really cannot live without this extension: Gnome 3 Addon: https://extensions.gnome.org/extension/723/pixel-saver/ Just as DashToDock will be adopted into the new Ubuntu, can ...
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How do I move the position of the Open Weather extension in the top bar?

I'm using Ubuntu Gnome 17.04 with the Open Weather extension. The indicator is in the center of the top bar, but I see screen shots with it moved to the right. How do I do that?
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GNOME extension to make top-bar items have their own status menus?

Is there a GNOME extension which would make all of the top-bar items have their own separate pull-down menus rather than being group into 2 or 3 big menus? I am running Ubuntu GNOME 17.04 with GNOME ...
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Gnome top bar extension placement

Is there an easy way to move the extensions to the other side of the clock in Gnome? As you can see in the screen shot, the right side is really cluttered, while the left is rather empty. Also, is ...
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How to change name in top bar for an application in GNOME?

I am running Ubuntu GNOME 15.10 with GNOME 3.18 and I would like to be able to change the text for an application in the top bar. So for instance how would I change this: To just Firefox?
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How can I move the top panel to the bottom in Gnome 3?

Is there a way to move the top panel to the bottom in Gnome 3? It is very annoying to have this panel at the top, because then I have to aim for the close button when I want to close a window. When ...