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sanofi 08-01-2012 06:17 PM

laptop battery indicator absent ubuntu 12.04
 
Iam using the gnome classic interface in ubuntu 12.04 on a medion laptop.
The battery icon is not showing in the taskbar. when I switch to unity, it is displayed.
I have tried all the solutions I could find on the web with no luck. what stands out in the attempts is that when I go into system settings-power-show battery status-and alter the field to "when battery is present", when closing the setting is not saved and reverts to the blank field.
any clues?

sanofi 08-07-2012 01:55 AM

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SandsOfArrakis 08-18-2012 05:30 AM

Does this help?

http://askubuntu.com/questions/12908...-gnome-classic

First link I've found after Googling for "gnome classic no battery indicator"

sanofi 08-20-2012 08:23 AM

thanks SandsOfArrakis this worked for me.

appreciate your time spent.


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