I would like to change the time a notification takes to disappear, when I get mails in a row it fills the screen with notifications and it takes too long to disappear, i have to clone each one to make them go away

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Install "dconf editor"

Change property value of:

Desktop > ibus > panel > auto-hide-timeout


I do not think there is a setting for notifications' duration, but you can disable them on a per-app basis. Go to System Settings -> Notifications -> click Mail in the left pane -> disable Bubbles.

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