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Recently I have installed Elementary OS luna, which is based on Ubuntu. I want to customize the wingpanel to display the menu toolbar of the selected application.

This is my wingpanel: what I got

But I need it to look like this: what I Want

The File, Edit, Selection and other menus, and the Close, maximize and minimize icons are on the wingpanel.

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    The behaviour you describe is called “Global Menu”. – Marco Jan 2 '14 at 19:50
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Install Mate Panel on Elementary OS. Here precise tutorial how do it.

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To achieve global menus you can also use Super Wingpanel with Elementary Tweaks. And to get that first you'll need Elementary Tweaks. Open up the terminal and enter: sudo apt-add-repository ppa:versable/elementary-update, sudo apt-get update, and finally sudo apt-get install elementary-tweaks. Now goto Applications > System Settings > Tweaks and you'll see some new settings. Here you can add things such as the minimise button, change themes, etc. Once you've finished tinkering, type in the terminal sudo apt-get install super-wingpanel. Once you're done that, head over to Applications > System Settings > Tweaks > Super Wingpanel. If something doesn't work, just log out > log back in.

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