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Questions tagged [wingpanel]

Questions about wingpanel, the bar that appears at the top of the screen. This includes both regular usage, and customization.

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Bluetooth device duplicates (wingpannel)

I am trying to connect my bluetooth headphones to my computer running elementary os loki. Aside from some other connection problems its been going fine. Except the bluetooth control in the wingpannel....
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How to enable Shutter systray icon in wingpanel?

Just installed Loki and Shutter app. I know that in Loki the old systray integration does not work anymore but is there a workaround...? Thanks!
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Too long to power up [duplicate]

I guess this may be a repost, but I'm using a very good pc(i7-4720HQ, 8gb ram, gtx 950m 4gb) and after I enter my password is taking like 1-2 min for dock and wingpanel to show up. Does anyone know ...
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Wingpanel crashes on search

Installed alacarte menu editor, deleted "Install Elementary OS" icon, now when I try to search for an application, it crashes. I also did an update & upgrade, so that may have caused it too ...
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How to remove third-party icons from wingpanel in Elementary OS Loki?

I'm new to elementary os loki, i cant find the way to remove the red dash icon from wingpanel. alt+right click is not working. any suggestions? I have uninstalled Mega.nz app, but the icon place ...
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How to hide date in elementary top bar?

I just want to display the hour, because It looks more clean, this option was removed and I can't find a way to just hide the day/date from the options, even elemetary-tweaks cant do that, do you guys ...
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Wired Network indicator while disconnected

I recently installed elementary loki on one of my computers. I connect to the internet through a network cable. I have an unreliable Internet and it disconnects sometimes. If it happens on Windows 7, ...
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Slingscold wingpanel integration

Slingshot is the only aspect of the pantheon DE that bugs me a little. In the left-top corner you can see the "Applications" button, it opens slingshot. I would want that this wingpanel button opens ...
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How can I make wingpanel look right with a 3rd-party stylesheet?

I have installed the XGTK theme and the wingpanel has become white in fullscreen mode with white text. And the colors of pop-up menus like "turn off" or "wi-fi" are wrong and unreadable. I've managed ...
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Indicators running but not showing on bar

I've been looking everywhere but I can't find a solution to my problem: Somehow I did something that dissabled the indicators on the wingpanel of my ElementaryOS 0.4 Loki (Ubuntu 16.04 LTS). I've ...
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What do the three dots on the network icon mean?

Trying to diagnose my sudden lack of wifi, but I have no idea what this icon means.
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How to make OpenPGP Applet appear on Wingpanel?

I try to use the "OpenPGP Applet" from the Elementary OS Software Center. But the Applet doesnt start when i try to start it via Doubleclick on the Icon. The little OpenPGP Applet Icon comes to Plank, ...
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Missing the top panel. how to return the panel?

when entering commands "wingpanel" here is a log appears.
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Editing (customization) wingpanel elementary OS 0.4 Loki

The latest updates missing some settings from app.css for wingpanel as well as from dconf. In what direction to go to change the panel since the screenshots? sorry for my English
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Wingpanel going transparent on its own

I prefer wingpanel not being transparent, and have set org.pantheon.desktop.wingpanel.use-transparency to false. Several times recently, and just after running updates today, my wingpanel became ...
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Wingpanel and Plank have disappeared.

All of a sudden my wingpanel and plank in elementary os loki have disappeared. I am not even able to find errors because none of the system apps are opening except for chrome, vlc, spotify, etc. Can ...
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Pantheon doesn't load [duplicate]

Well my problem is that, lately it happens a lot. When i turn on, nothing appears(wingpanel,dock) but only my wallpaper. It's tiring to restart all the time the pc, and sometimes it doesn't even ...
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Wingpanel Error

There is a strange wingpanel behaviour. When I want to select an option above in any application I can't. Options disappear!! and I don't know how to solve it. Please I need help.
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Need help with changing the wingpanel icon of MegaSync Linux client

I love the app, it gives me 50GB free space, but the icon sucks. I have paper icons installed. And I want to change it to something that goes along with it. Can I manually change the icon to something ...
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Wingpanel disappears after few seconds of starting up!

The wingpanel disappears after few seconds of starting up. I have tried many methods, trying to remove indicator-synapse and also reseting settings to default. When I typed wingpanel in terminal it ...
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Can I get bluetooth devices to remain after suspend/resume and/or reboot

I have recently installed Elementary OS, Loki on a Mac Mini (mid 2010). I successfully configure a bluetooth keyboard and trackpad (both apple) using the 'System Settings::Bluetooth' panel. Pairing ...
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How to build an indicator from source?

I already tried as described here: https://elementary.io/de/docs/code/getting-started#building-and-installing-with-cmake it simply does not show up. I tried to use this hello world example https://...
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Wingpanel Suddenly Disappeared

Since I'm a rookie, I don't know if it's because something I did but my top bar/wingpanel disappeared. When I type wingpanel on terminal, I get following text; (wingpanel:2526): Gtk-WARNING **: Theme ...
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Wingpanel crashing [duplicate]

When I login, Wingpanel fails to start (it starts and then crashes immediately), in Loki. If I start it from the command line, I can see that I'm getting the following fatal error: [21:47:27.618209 ...
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Skype for Linux Alpha Wingpanel Indicator

Is there any way I can change the Skype for Linux Alpha wingpanel indicator to match the default theme? Currently it's green: GTK: Arc Icon theme: ElementaryPlus elementary OS Loki Thank you!
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Process running in panel, no icon, no context menu showing

I've got this going on and I'm not quite sure how to figure out what process this is. Any ideas?
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Top menu bar is disapearing

I've a strange issue. After restarting my laptop, top menu bar is blinking and disappearing. I'm getting the below error If I run the command wingpanel --toggle-indicator app-launcher: [15:24:33....
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Spotify crashing the wingpanel (loki)

Everything was working perfectly until some days ago, but now every time I open the spotify app the wingpanel crashes. I'm not sure if it was an update on spotify itself or something within Elementary....
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Slingshot (wingpanel) command - LOKI

Does anyone know how to launch Slingshot (wingpanel) from the terminal?
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Is there a way to reorder systray indicator icons? [duplicate]

I have a hard disk free space indicator icon in the notification area that I would like to move. Is there a way to do that in elementary? THANKS!!
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Replacing “Applications” in the panel button with an icon

In freya it was possible to do this by editing apps.css in your theme of choice per How to replace wingpanel's "Applications" text with a icon in Freya . So far as I can tell there's no ...
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Wingpanel Keeps Resetting on click

Wingpanel keeps resetting whenever I click an application in slingshot, lock, logout, Alt+F2, Next Song, Etc. However it's doesn't reset if I click "Applications" then type the app I want then press ...
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Loki - no VPN connections in network-manager tray applet [closed]

In network-manager i can only select wireless and wired networks as well as hidden but not VPN. To connect to VPN I have to go to system settings and connect from there. How do I add VPN menu option ...
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Desktop desn't loads after reboot [closed]

I am using Elementary OS Loki and sometimes when I reboot or turn on the laptop, after login screen, wingpanel and Plank doesn't show up. How can I debug this? where I can find log files or something?
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System Load Indicator (indicator-multiload) doesn't work correctly on Loki

The menu content never changes https://youtu.be/N0d60i3j-AA It also happens to Psensor, too.
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Spotify opens a new window when you click on the sound tray menu [Loki]

When you use new Loki's Menu to control Spotify, and click on the spotify song, a new window opens each time you click instead of bringing the existing window to the foreground. see here: http://i....
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Synapse on Loki

I tried to install Synapse on Loki editing the ppa, installed the required libgee2 and libgranite, but all I get was to broke the wingpanel. Any solution to have a nice search engine on Elementary ...
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Determine if Notebook or Desktop in Vala

I'm developing extension for wingpanel-indicator-power which allows you to change the screen brightness directory from the indicator. The the moment this is only possible by accessing the power ...
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How to customize wingpanel in elementary OS 0.4 Loki?

It is possible to do that 0.4 Loki? In previous versions of elementary OS (Luna and Freya) I remember it was possible; in the current version it seems not. At least in the elementary update PPA there ...
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Significant lag loading panel and dock after login (Loki) [duplicate]

I am generally happy with my installation of Loki but I have ran into a few bugs. The most confusing one is that, sometimes (not always, although I cannot predict when it will and will not happen), ...
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Viber Wingpanel icon broken [duplicate]

I'm getting error in viber icon which is as shown. Can anyone give me solution to this problem?
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Owncloud client makes Loki unresponsive

Is anyone else using owncloud and having trouble with Loki? I installed the Ubuntu 16.04 version and as soon as I start the application (and syncing is activated), elementary gradually begins to ...
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How to adjust wingpanel transparency in loki?

I'm not able to adjust the transparency of wingpanel using gsettings/tweaks. Can someone help me out. Thanks in advance.
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Loki WingPanel Takes a Long Time to Load and Stops Responding [duplicate]

After a fresh install of Loki without making any modifications the wingpanel takes a really long time to load and often stops responding. Sometimes when it doesn't stop responding the OS ceases to ...
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Wingpanel not responding (Loki)

On a new loki installation I have the problem that the wingpanel stops responding after some time. I can then not open the applications menu, clock or indicators. After a few minutes it sometimes ...
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blank notification appeared in top bar. How can I delete?

I think this is from a recent install of DesktopNova (from App Center), which I have since deleted, but that notification is still there, even after restart. I checked the startup applications, but ...
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How to enable hibernation in panel on Luna?

I followed the steps in https://help.ubuntu.com/12.04/ubuntu-help/power-hibernate.html I can hibernate from the command line, but there’s still no entry in the power menu for hibernation.
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Dropbox icon missing in Loki

I got a red circle with a crossed red line instead of Dropbox icon.
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Is it possible to change the date format shown in Loki's menu bar?

Is it possible to change the date format shown in the panel? The menu (wingpanel) currently shows "Sat, Sep 10" and I'd like it to show "Sat, 10 Sep". I'm using the newly released Loki. I've tried ...
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Pidgin indicator missing

I am not able to see the notification in the notification area for Pidgin chat. Not sure why. When all Pidgin windows are closed it stays open I think but I am not always sure. I used Kadu and it ...