Ubuntu No shutdown button in KDE

I have Ubuntu installed and wanted to try KDE so I installed kdebase. All went fine and I can change session to KDE and login, but when I want to shutdown my computer I only have a logout option in my KMenu, not shutdown... so I have to first logout and then shutdown from my login page. How do I get ...

Ubuntu Shutdown button disappeared

to all. I installed KDE a few days ago: I realized I don't have a shutdown button in the Leave menu. See the image attached. If you know something, reply please.bye,Jose ...

Ubuntu no shutdown button on gnome pannel

I installed KDE on my ubuntu 9.04. I was using kde for some time. Then later on i switched it back to gnome. I found that the shutdown button on the right top of the gnome pannel was missing. How to restore it back? and has my gnome pannel crashed? ...

Ubuntu Missing Shutdown Button in Kickoff Application Launcher

I used to use gnome in 9.0.4 and I update to 9.10. I have a 1366x768 screen and I would like to put the taskbar/launcher on the left. Gnome has that option, but it keeps freezing on me and really not cut for it. I have added KDE desktop afterward and it works much better. One weird thing is that I c ...

Ubuntu problems with gnome desktop environment (shutdown button???)

Ok, I uninstalled the KDE from my computer, but the shutdown button has also become missing.It only shows LOG OUT, LOCK SCREEN, SWITCH USER and HIBERNATEwhere did it go?? and how to bring it back??:confused: :confused: ...

gnome - shutdown button lost

The shutdown button has disappeared in Desktop menu. I suppose it should be set in Configuration editor but do not find the variable. I have more users on my system but apparently also with other username I am unable to shutdown the computer from gui. I am using debian, gdm, gnome 2.14.3. Iwould app ...

shutdown button

debian 4.0 r2 w/gnome 2.14.3shutdown button stopped working; does not illuminate when mouse pointer hovers.have to hold down start button on computer box until system shuts down. ...

Ubuntu Newbie question about shutdown button

It's rather a stupid question but I'm new to ubuntu. My shutdown button goes from white to red in a random way. I was wondering if it was ubuntu trying to tell me something. Here's a pic of how it looks now (then it randomly goes white again): http://i53.tinypic.com/537csl.png ...

Ubuntu SHUTDOWN button vanished on Gnome.

The upper right corner on my Gnome desktop no longer has the SHUTDOWN button. The "USER" button is there twice instead.I figured that CNTL-ALT-DEL will pull up the menu, but does anyone know why this happens?I did the latest updates. I'm 10.04 32-bit with Gnome 2.30.0.Look up in corner on ...

Cant find shutdown button

guys...i cant find the shutdown button anywhere on the quit menu...Am using gusty gibbon...please help...gnome desktop.... ...

Ubuntu no shutdown button

I accidentally removed some stuff. Was playing with open office and i removed a lot of stuff, not sure what exactly.My add/remove button disappeared, most of my Internet icons went, and the switch users or shutdown button now only has "Log Off", "Lock Screen" and "Guest Sess ...

Shutdown Button

I'm a novice at Linux so this question my seem minor. How do I make the shutdown button show on the top of my menu. Is it done in vi.... ...

Ubuntu shutdown button

my shutdown button just disappeared. ehehe.How will I be able to retrieve it? ehehe. thanks.......basically not the quit button, but the shutdown button(the one beside the hibernate button) inside the quit button. ehehe.thanks.....nevermind this post I've just found a solution. I just need to enable ...

Ubuntu On Logoff/Shutdown button click, toolbar disappears

I am having a strange ubuntu problem. When i click on the Logon/Shutdown button on the top right of default top toolbar, the toolbar just disappears. Also, maybe this is related, my firefox forward/back buttons stopped working. Thanks in advance for any help.-Fadedhero ...

Ubuntu No shutdown button

If click on the shutdown button there is standby and all the other thingsBut no Shutdown button! ...

Ubuntu No Shutdown Button!!!

hii was playin around with my power options and now, theres no more shtdown button when i want to shut my laptop downtheres only hibernate, suspend, log out and switch usershow can i get my shutdown button back? ...

Ubuntu I've lost my shutdown button

I've lost my shutdown button. I think it disappeared after an update of which there were quite a few lately. I have been using ctrl Alt Del. Is that safe to use? How do I get that button back? ...

Ubuntu shutdown command like shutdown button

guys I'm looking for a command that shutdown/reboot my ubuntu just same as process that happened when I press shutdown buttonIn fact I need to close all programs that are running ,firstand then PC shutdown (that happened when I press shutdown button). ...

Ubuntu 10.10 shutdown button (upper right corner) disappeared

Hithe shutdown button disapparead in Ubuntu 10.10 in the upper right corner of gnome....see the attached capture.Any idea how to get it back? ...

Ubuntu Lockscreen...shutdown button has disappered

HiFunny problem here. There are two users on my Ubuntu 10.4 PC: myself and my wife - I'm the administrator/super user. For some strange reason, the lockscreen... shutdown button has suddenly disappeared from the top right of my wife's desktop - it's a circle with a short vertical line at the top. I' ...

Ubuntu can't find shutdown button

i removed the shutdown button from paneland i cant find it and dont know what to doi already went to the add to panel option but there is no shutdown button thereplease help i cant even shutdown using ctrl+alt+delete](*,) ...

Ubuntu How to add a shutdown button to the panel

I moved things around a bit and I added a top panel to make my lubuntu be more what I'm use to with gnome but I deleted the bottom panel and now I can't find a way to add a shutdown button to the panel...any ideas??? ...

Ubuntu No Shutdown Button Sometimes In 10.04

HiSometimes when I turn on Ubuntu the shutdown button dissapearshttp://img338.imageshack.us/img338/3064/screenshotphi.pngIf I log out and log back in it will re-appearBut it is a hassleHow do I stop it from doing this ...

Ubuntu Accidentally removed the red shutdown button - how to get it back?

I accidentally removed the red shutdown button from the top panel. How do I get it back?I did an upgrade from Karmic to Lucid, so I believe I still have the old icons in the top menu. BTW upgrading seems to create an odd mix of the previous version and the new one, maybe I will make a clean install ...

Ubuntu No shutdown button after updating

Hi, I have installed the 10.04 ubuntu and all was good, but after doing the updates the shutdown button has gone from the corner near the clock and from the system menu.if i go logoff the shutdown button is at the bottom but doesnt work.I can shutdown in the terminal tho.How can i fix this (put the ...

Ubuntu gnomenu shutdown button

when i click the shutdown button in gnomenu it displays the log out of the session screen with only log out and switch user as options.i have another ubuntu machine downstairs with gnomenu and the same theme installed but it displays the shutdown screen.how do i change that? ...

Ubuntu Clicking Shutdown button just logs off (Hardy)

I'm running a laptop and a desktop that both have Hardy on them. A few days ago I updated to 8.04.4 on both and since then when I click on the red Shutdown button and then click on 'Shutdown' it just logs me out. Anyone have this happen to them after the update? Any ideas on how to fix it?*Please No ...

Ubuntu Shutdown button not working

I am running Ubuntu in VirtualBox and when I hit the shutdown button, it just logs me out, and when I click it from the login screen, it does nothing. ...

Ubuntu Shutdown button VERY slugish

I have installed Hardy Heron on my parents PC because Windows took a swan dive into an empty swimming pool. Everything works correctly except that when the Shutdown button in the top right corner is pressed the PC freezes for about 2 minutes before the screen with the option to Restart, Shutdown, et ...

Ubuntu Menu Bar and Shutdown button?

Okay, so, these are two very minor questions, but they're just immediate differences I noticed between the LiveCD of the Intrepid Ibex RC and the final install. The first is the apparently menubar transparency, which seemed to be done by it using the background image as an overlay. This is not prese ...

Ubuntu No shutdown button?

I have Ubuntu 8.04 installed on my work computer. For some reason, however, there is no shutdown or restart button in the Logout/Lock/Switch/etc screen which normally has a shutdown button. The only way I am able to shut down the computer correctly is to log out and then press the power button. On m ...

Clicking on shutdown button in ubuntu 8.04 causes freeze

HiI've only had ubuntu 8.04 installed for a few days but ever since the computer went into standby mode I get a total freeze whenever i click on the shutdown button in the main panel.Any ideas would be greatly appreciated :confused: ...

Ubuntu Hardy v8.04 freezes when I click on the shutdown button

Hardy v8.04 freezes when I click on the shutdown button. In version 7.10, it would also freeze. Each time it freezes, I can't do anything about it except for pressing Ctrl + Alt + Backspace to restart grub.The computer doesn't freeze every time but it does about half the time. Is there any way to fi ...

Ubuntu Change The Shutdown Button?

Is there any way to change the shutdown button? I've seen themes that do so, but can i just load in a different image? ...

Ubuntu notification area bug, no shutdown button

my shutdown icon on notification area is suddenly gone. Nothing happens when I click it. technically, this doesn't trouble me since I can use shutdown button but I have to to know what to do when something has gone wrong with my system. so could anyone light the way? Many thanks.this is the screensh ...

Ubuntu I've lost my shutdown button!

guys and gals. I have successfully installed Lucid Lynx, and so far it's so good! But I've got a small problem. I mysteriously made my default shutdown button (and the username display) disappear from my upper Gnome panel. I've gone and added the shutdown and logoff applets (see the pic below) from ...

Ubuntu No shutdown button?

I upgraded to Xubuntu 9.10 from 9.04 after about 6 hours it was done. I don't see many changes but what I do see is theyve took away the shutdown button? the only way to shutdown is to click the door which logs out, then click shutdown. Its a bit of a problem becuse i connect to this from vnc...Can ...

Ubuntu Shutdown button disapeared!

Today my shutdown button disapeared. I have logout, suspend,hibernate, switch users and lock screen options, but the red,shutdown, disapeared. Is this caused by some update? Shoudn'tI shut down anymore (kiding)? Anyone has seen the same? ...

Ubuntu Gnome crashes when I click the Shutdown button

It's that simple. In 8.04 I click the Shutdown button at the top, Gnome crashes. I press Ctrl+Alt+Backspace and I get the Login Screen. Then from there I can shutdown. This started last night because I could click on the Shutdown button and Lock the screen earlier. ...

Ubuntu Hardy shutdown button gone loopy

I have a backup computer which runs windoze in a partition, and ubuntu in another partition. I dont use it very often, but the last few days I've noticed that when you hit the shutdown button to select a restart or whatever, the entire panel disappears, so you are left with a desktop, but no way to ...

Ubuntu No Shutdown button

I upgraded to 9.10 from 9.04 and everything is fine except that now I have no shutdown button. It was in the upper right corner of the screen in Jaunty with a dropdown menu of shutdown, reboot, suspend, etc but now its not there and I don't see it any other place. I guess I couldsudo shutdown nowand ...

Ubuntu no shutdown button after boot

my laptop (Dell Latitude E5500) operates under Ubuntu Lucid. From time to time the shutdown button is just missing after boot up. On the other hand, the session indicator appears together with a non-operative copy on the right side of the panel. Any ideas? ...

Ubuntu Shutdows server using shutdown button.

I have a keyboard* with a shutdown-button, and it is conected to my server.If I press and release this button with showkeys running I get this:showkeys -skb mode was UNICODEpress any key (program terminates after 10s of last keypress)...0xe0 0x32 0xe0 0xb2 showkeys -kkb mode was UNICODEpress any key ...

Ubuntu A Few Issues (Java, Flash, Shutdown button, and Wine)

Alright well lets start. I followed that one thread on what to do to install flash and i repeated it going to the troubleshooting portion and it worked but if I would go to another window the flash player would go away. Also it doesn't work every time either.Next I can't get Java to work and i tried ...

Ubuntu Shutdown button locks computer

I have a dual screen system at home, and I'm having some problems, If I press the shutdown button on my first screen the shutdown dialog will show, not so in the second screen. If I press the shutdown button in my second screen, I'm not able to click anything in both windows.I remember it was workin ...

Ubuntu Help, i lost my shutdown button!!

I recently tried to let the desktop effects work and changed it back to no effects in the appearance options. Now when i hit quit, the shutdown button is missing. There is restart, log off, hibernate and others. But no shut down.What do I do? ...

Ubuntu Shutdown Button

Sometimes my shutdown button icon (the one in the upper right corner of the screen) is red and looks like the universal "power off" icon. Sometimes it looks like a little running man.Why? ...

Ubuntu Keyboard Shortcut to Shutdown Button

I would like to use the keyboard (Ctrl+Alt+Delete or someting similar) to make the shutdown dialog (the one that appears when you press the red shutdown button) to apprear. I already know how to assign shortcuts to programs in Gnome, but don't know what exactly the command is that makes this dialog ...

Ubuntu How do I add the shutdown button back to the panel

I accidentally got rid of the Shutdown button on the top menu - how do I get it back? I see the option to add a new one, but it's the icon with the door, not the power button. I know this is is kind of nitpicking, but is there a way to get that icon back?Also, how do I get the notification area back ...

Ubuntu Shutdown Button GONE!!!

I have no idea what has happened but on my friends machine the shutdown button has dissapered from the logout and such menu. Now he has to log out then shutdown. Is there anyway to fix it? ...