How to enable native notifications Firefox on Linux Ubuntu

How to enable native notifications Firefox on Linux Ubuntu. Firefox doesn't use native notifications on Linux Ubuntu. A work-around for this issue is to use GNotifier extension. GNotifier is a Firefox extension that makes the browser use native notifications on the Linux Ubuntu desktop. The GNotifier currently supports GNOME Unity, KDE, (Shell), and Xfce.



How to enable native notifications Firefox on Linux Mint or Ubuntu
Get GNotifier HERE and GNotifier doesn't require restarting the browser after it's installed.



How to install Nemo on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS Trusty Tahr

How to install Nemo on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS Trusty Tahr. Nemo is a default file manager on Cinnamon. Ubuntu 14.04 uses Nautilus by default file manager. Nautilus is nice, but Nautilus lacks many features it once used to have, like the dual pane view. But don't worry you can get that back by using Nemo file manager. 

How to install Nemo on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS Trusty Tahr

How to install Nemo With Unity Patches (And Without Cinnamon Dependencies) In Ubuntu on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS Trusty Tahr. Open Terminal and run this command.

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:webupd8team/nemo
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install nemo nemo-fileroller

To install all the Nemo extensions  use the following command:

sudo apt-get install nemo-compare nemo-dropbox nemo-media-columns nemo-pastebin nemo-seahorse nemo-share



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How to enable the recursive search/type-ahead feature nautilus on ubuntu 14.04 LTS Trusty Tahr





How to enable the recursive search/type-ahead feature nautilus on ubuntu 14.04 LTS Trusty Tahr. In Ubuntu 14.04, Nautilus use type-ahead find instead of its default behavior for a few Nautilus releases, which is recursive search. However, there's an option that you can use to switch between these two.

To switch to recursive search in Nautilus under Ubuntu 14.04 LTS Trusty Tahr, use the following command:
 gsettings set org.gnome.nautilus.preferences enable-interactive-search false
If you want to switch back to type-ahead find ("interactive search") in Nautilus under Ubuntu 14.04 LTS Trusty Tahr, you can use the command below:
gsettings set org.gnome.nautilus.preferences enable-interactive-search true
More infoabout this read here

How to enable sidebar and monochrome icon set on Libreoffice


How to enable sidebar and monochrome icon set on Libreoffice

How to enable sidebar and monochrome icon set on Libreoffice. LibreOffice has 2 cool features a sidebar that enables quick access to formatting document styles, etc. and a cool new monochrome icon set (one of them isn't exactly a feature) that aren't enabled by default.







To enable the LibreOffice sidebar, select View > Sidebar from the LibreOffice menu.

To use the monochrome icon set, firstly install libreoffice-style-sifr
sudo apt-get install libreoffice-style-sifr
And then to activate monochrome icon set, select Tools > Options > LibreOffice > View and select "Sifr" under "Icon size and style"

How to install pepper flash plugin on ubuntu 14.04 LTS Trusty Tahr or Linux Mint 17

How to install pepperflashplugin on ubuntu 14.04 LTS Trusty Tahr or Linux Mint 17. Linux Adobe Flash will stop working on Chromium because Chromium will soon stop using the Netscape Plugin API. To get Flash working in Chromium on ubuntu 14.04 LTS Trusty Tahr or Linux Mint 17, you can use the Pepper Flash Player installer which is available in the official Ubuntu 14.04 repositories. To install it, use the this commands:

sudo apt-get install pepperflashplugin-nonfree
sudo update-pepperflashplugin-nonfree --install
How to install pepperflashplugin on ubuntu 14.04 LTS Trusty Tahr or Linux Mint 17



For more about pepperflashplugin read here

How to install Pipelight on ubuntu 14.04 LTS Trusty Tahr or Linux Mint 17

How to install  Pipelight on ubuntu 14.04 LTS Trusty Tahr or Linux Mint 17
How to install  Pipelight on ubuntu 14.04 LTS Trusty Tahr or Linux Mint 17. With Pipelight you can use services such as Maxdome, Netflix and others. Pipelight lets you use Microsoft Silverlight, Widevine, and more with native Linux web browsers.

Before installing Pipelight, I recommended you to close your web browser. Without you doing this, the plugin may fail to install or crash the browser .

To  install  Pipelight on ubuntu 14.04 LTS Trusty Tahr or Linux Mint 17, you can use its official PPA. Open terminal and run this command:


sudo apt-add-repository ppa:pipelight/stable
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install pipelight-multi


To install the Widevine plugin, use the command below:

sudo pipelight-plugin --enable widevine

Then, install the Silverlight plugin using the following command:

sudo pipelight-plugin --enable silverlight


How to enable locally integrated menus (LIM) on ubuntu 14.04 LTS Trusty Tahr

How to enable locally integrated menus (LIM) on ubuntu 14.04 LTS Trusty Tahr. Ubuntu 14.04  LTS Trusty Tahr ships with a new (non-default) type of menu called "locally integrated menu" or "LIM". LIM are displayed in the window decorations for unmaximized windows, instead of the default Unity approach which is to display the menu on the top panel, and are displayed on mouse over.

How to enable locally integrated menus (LIM) on ubuntu 14.04 LTS Trusty Tahr


To enable LIM (locally integrated menu), open System Settings > Appearance and select Behavior tab, select to show the menus "in the window's title bar":


How to enable locally integrated menus (LIM) on ubuntu 14.04 LTS Trusty Tahr
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How to enable minimize on click for the Unity Launcher on ubuntu 14.04 LTS Trusty Tahr

How to enable minimize on click for the Unity Launcher on ubuntu 14.04 LTS Trusty Tahr (Unity Tweak Tool doesn't support this yet), but you can enable it via CompizConfig Settings Manager. You can install CompizConfig Settings Manager via this command
sudo apt-get install compizconfig-settings-manager

How to enable minimize on click for the Unity Launcher on ubuntu 14.04 LTS Trusty Tahr
Open CompizConfig Settings Manager from Dash, then select the "Ubuntu Unity Plugin" and on the Launcher tab, enable "Minimize single window applications (unsupported)"

How to install Cpufreq Indicator on ubuntu 14.04 LTS Trusty Tahr

How to install Cpufreq Indicator on ubuntu 14.04 LTS Trusty Tahr. Cpufreq Indicator is the equivalent of the old GNOME CPU frequency scaling applet which can be used for changing the CPU frequency on-the-fly.

How to install Cpufreq Indicator on ubuntu 14.04 LTS Trusty Tahr

How to install Cpufreq Indicator on ubuntu 14.04 LTS Trusty Tahr
 sudo apt-get install indicator-cpufreq


Note : Cpufreq Indicator doesn't work on Intel P-State.


How to install Variety on ubuntu 14.04 LTS Trusty Tahr

How to install Variety on ubuntu 14.04 LTS Trusty Tahr. Variety is a wallpaper changer that automatically downloads and changes your wallpaper on a given interval. Using Variety, you will get fresh, cool wallpapers each hour Or each day (it's up to you when the wallpaper changes). From the AppIndicator menu you can quickly switch to the next (random) wallpaper or copy the wallpaper to favorites, for later use.


How to install Variety on ubuntu 14.04 LTS Trusty Tahr

How to install Variety on ubuntu 14.04 LTS Trusty Tahr

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:peterlevi/ppa
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install variety

How to install Pidgin Indicator on ubuntu 14.04 LTS Trusty Tahr

How to install Pidgin Indicator on ubuntu 14.04 LTS Trusty Tahr
How to install Pidgin Indicator on ubuntu 14.04 LTS Trusty Tahr. Pidgin may not installed by on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS Trusty Tahr, but pidgin still a very popular IM application. Pidgin uses a tray icon by default but you can now use an AppIndicator which is especially useful since the old Unity systray whitelist is no longer available.

By default Pidgin Indicator is not an part of Pidgin  but it works great and you can install Pidgin Indicator on ubuntu 14.04 LTS Trusty Tahr by using the main WebUpd8 PPA:

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:nilarimogard/webupd8
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install pidgin-indicator

Then open Pidgin and select Tools > Plugins, enable "Ubuntu Indicator" plugin.

How to install Calendar Indicator on ubuntu 14.04 LTS Trusty Tahr AppIndicators (applets)


How to install Calendar Indicator on ubuntu 14.04 LTS Trusty Tahr AppIndicators (applets)

Calendar Indicator displays your 10 upcoming events in the indicator menu, you can add new events (which of course, are synced with Google Calendar) and Calendar Indicator has a complete calendar view where you can see all your Google Calendar events, add or edit new events, etc.


Install Calendar Indicator on ubuntu 14.04 LTS Trusty Tahr here...
sudo add-apt-repository ppa:atareao/atareao
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install calendar-indicator
 
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