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How to stop KDE “THE PANEL ONLY”?

I'm trying to stop the KDE Panel, for use my own panel for example Gnome Panel, Lxpanel or other, then i need stop it or disable permanent before run my gnome panel or lxpanel, to prevent errors, how ...
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Polybar doesn't appear in x2go sessions

When I run polybar example -l trace on the remote side (in both Qtile and MATE), nothing appears and the output is: * Loading config: /home/cyber/.config/polybar/config - config: Copying missing ...
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How to list system tray icons and their processes?

I am writting a BASH script to monitor a program's status. That program is close source and I have no control over it. It can create an icon in system tray. What I need is knowing if currently there ...
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Cinnamon: specific css style for each panel

In file ~/.themes/.../cinnamon.css one can edit the style for all panels in cinnamon. But every panel will have the same style setting. Now let's say (for example) I have 2 panels, one should have ...
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Debian — XFCE4 panel backup [closed]

The problem is the following. I have xfce4 and I have configured my panels on my machine (source machine). I have an other machine (dest machine) running also under the same distribution and same DE ...
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Unable to edit panels in Mint 19.1 (Tessa)

I have recently upgraded from Mint 18.3 to 19.1 Cinnamon, by a two-stage process. I had to install 19.0 first. Since upgrading, I cannot edit panels. The following commands on the panel context menu ...
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Change colour of Okular task-bar-icon in desktop-panel for specific document?

I use Linux Mint 18 and often have a lot of PDFs open in Okular at the same time. One of these documents is more important than the others, and I want to change the color of its tab, in the panel, so ...
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How to hide program names on KDE panel

In KDE or Plasma or whatever they're calling it now, programs on the panel show the name as well as the icon. I would like to hide the name so it just shows the icon but I couldn't find how to ...
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Remove XFCE4 bottom panel through terminal?

Is there any way to remove XFCE4 bottom panel through terminal command only?
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Chrome apps get grouped in window list

I like to have launchers for web applications (spotify web player, google calendar, overleaf etc.). I also like to group multiple open windows of the same application in the window list. I create ...
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Display day-of-week (Mon, Tues, etc) in Clock on budgie-desktop top panel

Using opensuse leap 15 with budgie-desktop, I'd like to see the day of the week in the clock displayed on the top panel. Because I'm the sort of person who sometimes really doesn't know what day it is....
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Linux Mint 19's Panel - Hide text of open programs?

I know this was possible in past versions, but the latest have removed that feature. Is it possible to hide the program name of open programs on the Cinnamon taskbar in Mint 19, while still showing ...
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Disappearing android studio from the menu [closed]

I'm new to Linux and using Mint 19 Cinnamon, I've tried to make a menu shortcut of the android studio by passing this way in the android studio: Tools → Create desktop entry after these ...
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Debian Stretch MATE panel clock applet ignoring format config

Debian 9.4 Stretch mate-desktop/stable 1.16.2-2 amd64 updated today I have set the clock to use 12-hour format but it displays as 24-hour. dconf dump output for clock: [org/mate/panel/objects/...
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Linux Mint 18 Xfce panel 4.12.0 Indicator plugin how to increase icon size

Linux Mint 18 Xfce Panel indicator plugin – how to increase icon size. The indicator plugin is the plugin that has the volume and the network connection status icons. I tried this and it didn'...
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Why are there pipe characters '|' and square bracket characters '[' ']' in my Cinnamon window names? How to disable them?

I was puzzled why there were pipe and square bracket characters in my Cinnamon window titles in the panel. Eg. Firefox window title showing as "| Firefox" or "[ Firefox ]" Why are they there, and ...
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How to remove on press effect from a theme?

I am modifying the Greybird theme for xfce, and there is something that I want to remove but I can't find where the code for it is located. I already figured out how to change the colors when the ...
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Remove “Open in Terminal” entries in Directory Menu panel plugin

The Xfce panel plugin Directory Menu shows an entry "Open in terminal" for each directory. Is it possible to remove these entries for all directories?
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MATE panel transparency

I believed to have found a bug in the MATE panel just to file it on their github issues list and to then find out that it is actually the expected behaviour. Let me explain: I have the MATE desktop ...
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Is there a way to make file operations look like in Windows?

Linux Mint 18.2, MATE. For example, I am copying some files from one place to another. It is quite hard to notice errors or see how many files left while a window of this file operation is minimized. ...
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How to create a linux panel

I am making a desktop environment and I want to create a panel like gnome-panel or lxpanel. My desktop is pcmanfm but i want to create a panel with nm-applet,logout icon,configuration and a menu to ...
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Is there any working game server manager for Linux?

I'm running a machine on Ubuntu Server 17.04 and hosting various servers for various games (Source, Minecraft, etc). Is there any free game server manager that I can access from another machine (...
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Xfce panel does't hide when running application in fullscreen mode with dual monitor

I'm using the Xfce desktop with dual monitors. When running two applications in fullscreen mode in each monitor, only the Xfce panel of the active monitor is hidden, the panel in the other monitor ...
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Volume control widget that can control a USB microphone

I'm looking for a convenient GUI widget to control audio volumes on my computer. Here's what I mean by “convenient” and “volumes”: I have two audio interfaces: the laptop's built-in loudspeaker and ...
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How to switch pane in Dolphin using keyboard?

I'm a long time user of KDE Dolphin and love the pane mechanism. I know you can open/close pane using F3. However, I can't find a shortcut to switch from one pane to another like Pycharm, Tmux or ...
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How to move a window of the bottom panel in Gnome 3 [duplicate]

I am using Debian 8 Jessie with Gnome 3. I can't move the windows of the bottom panel. I just want to rearranged them but it doesn't work. I click one of them and try to move it but nothing happend.
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MATE Desktop “WindowList”-applet has two rows - how can I change back to single?

A few days ago, my children played with my linux pc (MATE Desktop 1.18.0), and they pressed some keys or key-combinations. After this, the "WindowList" applet in the gnome panel is displaying the ...
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no desktop after boot

I startup my laptop. the mint logo appears, then the mouse pointer, then the screen goes to blank and no desktop appears. I am using linux mint 17.1 xfce. using ctrl+alt+f2, shows: "[drm:...
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xfce4 weird panel behavior

I have a weird xfce panel behavior. Sometimes when I login to my system, after a few seconds (2-3) my panel (I have only one @ the bottom) disappears. But it's there.. For example if I hit atl+f1 the ...
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MATE - Hide arrow on panel drawer icons

In MATE 1.8.1, when I make a drawer on my panel,it always has a small grey arrow on it, which looks disgusting compared to my material design theme. How can I remove that tiny icon?
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xfce4 lock panel from editing (kiosk)

I'm trying to set up a system where the user can't change the desktop and panels that I have set up for them. I chose xfce because I read there is a kiosk-mode but I cannot make that work at all. I'm ...
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Duplicating xfce panel across multiple monitors

I have multiple monitors on my desktop using XFCE for a DE and I'd like to have the panel on the bottom to be duplicated across all of my screens and show the same open applications on both. Currently ...
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xfce every window on its monitors panel

I have triple monitor setup. I run manjaro 15.20 with XFCE4. I want that if a window, for example chrome, is on the leftmost monitor, it is on the leftmost taskbar/panel. This is how Windows does ...
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Background color breaking when loop piped into lemonbar (Arch)

I have a setup where I am piping the time into lemonbar on a loop. Essentially I have three sections of the bar with two different background colours. Everything works fine until the time gets piped ...
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How do I change the icon for an application on the KDE panel?

I use KDE 5 on Fedora 22. I want to change the panel icon for an application I use (say, okular). I don't care about how the app icon appears elsewhere (e.g. in the menus) - whether that changes or ...
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How to implement progress bar as Application Indicator?

does unity-panel support panel applets, similar to DBus-based panel applets of gnome and mate? I know about ApplicationIndicators specification, but they are associated with square icons for me. Is ...
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Cinnamon dual monitor panel missing when monitor is disconnected

With Cinnamon 2.6 and two monitors stacked up vertically, I configure the panel (task bar?) to be at the top of the upper window. Now, when I shut down the laptop, disconnect the 2nd monitor, the top ...
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How can I get a Right Dock on Scientific Linux 7.1?

I'd like to know how can I get a Right Dock on Scientific Linux 7.1? I have installed Dock-to-dash which provides an excellent dock, however it is on the LHS. The settings options are exactly as ...
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Toolbar (iconbar) has pixelated icons in Fluxbox (Manjaro)

Increasing the height of the toolbar (panel) of Fuxbox, the iconbar icons are pixelated and look bad. (click image to enlarge or click here) The heigh is set by editing ~./.fluxbox/init and changing ...
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Selectively replacing icons in an icon pack theme?

I'm currently running elementary OS and just love the style and size of the panel icons (WiFi, Bluetooth, power, battery). I installed the Numix circle icon pack and activated it using Elementary ...
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How to Stop Windows going below Task Manager / Panel on Fedora 21?

I am running Fedora21 in a Oracle VM Virtual Box on Windows 7 (Pro, SP1). Although I have the task manager / panel settings to "always show", windows are going below it. How can I get windows to not ...
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tmux select-pane -LDUR command - disable auto-cycling behavior

Is it possible to disable the behavior which causes selecting a pane on opposite side of a tmux window if there are no more panes left in a direction select-pane command was originally triggered at? ...
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How do I remove launchers from the KDE panel?

This question I would think would be far easier to answer by means of Googling it as it is so simple, but alas I am left to ask it here. What I would like to do is to remove launchers I no longer have ...
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Weird dropshadow in Linux Mint Cinnamon panel (VirtualBox)

On my Linux Mint VM I see some weird drop shadows in my panel. What's causing this and how do I get rid of them? I tried changing themes but both dark themes ("Cinnamon" and "Linux Mint") seem to be ...
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Is it possible to disable a single panel in XFCE?

I have two panels after installing XFCE desktop. One is dock and the second one is the bar at the top of the screen. I'd like to remove the dock but rather than removing it I'd prefer hiding it. Is ...
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XUbuntu 14.04 - Why does my XFCE panel (xfce4-panel) become corrupted after sleep/suspend is resumed?

I am having a problem with my laptop (HP Elitebook 8570w) -- whenever I close the screen and it goes into sleep/suspend/hibernation mode (take your pick on the name of this feature). When I reopen ...
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Light bottom panel without too many dependencies?

When it comes to installing a dock there is Plank and Cairo, which one can install independently of the specific distro and desktop environment. But what about a bottom panel? What if instead of ...
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In MATE, how do I get different panels per workspace?

I'm running MATE 1.8 in Linux Mint 17 Qiana. I have three workspaces set up, and panels at the top and bottom of the screen. I have a bunch of items in the top panels that launch various applications ...
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Midnight commander: screen list

There is the ScreenList functionality bound by default to Alt-Prime (`) in the default mc.keymap: ScreenList = alt-prime Pressing the combination displays "Screens" dialog, which says "Panels" in ...
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How do I remove the clock?

In messing around with trying to add an analog clock to the panel, I inadvertently added a second clock. when I right click the panel applet, there is no option to remove the 2nd clock applet. So, ...