Tip- Deactivate global Menu in Unity

Tip- Deactivate global Menu in Unity

In this quick tip we will see how to deactivate global Menu in Unity.





To deactivate Global Menu for applications, open terminal and enter the following command:

sudo apt-get remove appmenu-gtk3 appmenu-gtk appmenu-qt

To deactivate golbal Menu for Firefox and Thunderbird enter the following:

sudo apt-get remove firefox-globalmenu thunderbird-globalmenu

I tested both commands above and worked fine.

Global Menu activated

Global Menu deactivated

Via UbuntuLife

  • alex285

    Cool, now you need to post a quick tip how you deactivate the Unity itself :)

  • Qq

    idiots -they introduced crappy unity and everyone now is trying to bypass this problem

  • Zinovsky

    I already did it in a previous post :)

  • enough of unity

    Install Pnguy OS 12.04

  • Star-Picket

    Thank you. The Firefox global menu plugin still works in 13.04 but in Thunderbird it doesn’t. Global menu might be alright on a touch phone but on my 21″ screen it is a pain.