LinuxQuestions.org
Share your knowledge at the LQ Wiki.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Newbie
User Name
Password
Linux - Newbie This Linux forum is for members that are new to Linux.
Just starting out and have a question? If it is not in the man pages or the how-to's this is the place!

Notices


Reply
  Search this Thread
Old 08-16-2012, 12:48 AM   #1
weeatquince
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Aug 2012
Posts: 3

Rep: Reputation: Disabled
System Tray icon disapeared in Lbuntu 12.04


I recently installed Lubuntu 12.04

However the system tray icon has vanished from the panel at the bottom. This makes it very difficult to connect to the internet. There is no sign that it is on the panel. I have recived no notifications of anything. Also there is no blank space on teh panel or similar.

If I right click on the panel and go to Panel Preferences and open the panel applets tab, the System tray is listed as being on the panel.

I have tried removing it from the list of panel applets and then adding it again and I have tried creating a new panel from scratch, neither of which worked

Thank you for you help
 
Old 08-16-2012, 09:26 AM   #2
RockDoctor
Senior Member
 
Registered: Nov 2003
Location: Minnesota, US
Distribution: Fedora, Linux Mint, Ubuntu
Posts: 1,504

Rep: Reputation: 325Reputation: 325Reputation: 325Reputation: 325
It's possible that the panel is present, but that nm-applet isn't running, and the panel is empty. Try running nm-applet from a terminal window or run dialog (alt-F2 on the desktop), and see if that fixes your problem.
 
Old 08-17-2012, 08:08 PM   #3
weeatquince
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Aug 2012
Posts: 3

Original Poster
Rep: Reputation: Disabled
Dear RockDoctor. Thank you very much. This did not actually help at all. I have now reinstalled Lubuntu to resolve this problem. Cheers. Sam :-)
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Amarok icon not displaying in system tray shiftless Linux - Software 1 12-14-2008 08:18 AM
Q re: KMail system tray icon daihard Linux - Software 0 09-30-2005 01:51 PM
Add an Icon to The System Tray hhamid General 3 09-13-2005 06:11 AM
Add an Icon to The System Tray hhamid Programming 4 09-13-2005 04:16 AM
AMSN icon in system tray, help BlenderGuy Linux - Newbie 6 03-04-2004 11:01 PM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 04:34 PM.

Main Menu
Advertisement
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration