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Issue with Hiding Taskbar in Latest Raspberry Pi OS

I've installed the latest Raspberry Pi OS and can't find the option to hide the taskbar anymore. Previously, I right-clicked on the taskbar and chose something like "Panel Layout" (...
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Display permanent label text in Raspberry Pi Task Bar

Referring to the Task Bar of pi's GUI (not the top of open application windows but the screen's task bar), I would like to display a permanent text label so I know which of many boot disks I'm using. ...
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Raspbian taskbar autohide menu stays but the panel disappears

i was playing around with Raspbian\raspberrypi os the other day, I turned on the the Minimize panel when not in use for my taskbar. But the problem is when i press on the start button and keep my ...
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After fresh install of Raspberry OS the menu bar is missing in tightvnc session, how to fix?

The menu bar is only missing in the TightVNC client display :1 whereas it is present in the session connected to a HDMI monitor. On the HDMI monitor session I can open an lxterminal (about says 0.3.2) ...
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no more raspberry icone on the left of the application bar

I certainly made a mistake when 'improving' the (LXDE) application bar. The raspberry on the left disappeared. how can I restore it ? more generally how can I restore the application bar as it was ...
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Q: Permanently minimize desktop taskbar in Raspbian

I have Raspbian Buster running on a RPi4. I minimize the taskbar but after a reboot the taskbar is still there and I have to re-minimize it. Beside this post about autohide I have checked numerous ...
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Minimized windows disappear

Working on a RPi3B+, latest raspbian version. Everything working well until I noticed that any window that was minimized no longer showed up on the top taskbar. Looked at taskbar options (very limited)...
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VLC player logo stays at task bar even after closing!

Most of the time after watching a video while I am closing the VLC player, there always is a task stays in the task manager and task bar, I can't play any video until I manually kills it from task ...
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Set taskbar width to 0 and can't undo it

Right click your taskbar and select panel preferences. In the Geometry tab there is a width attribute. I needed to make my taskbar disappear so I dragged width to 0. Now I seemingly have no taskbar, ...
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Raspberry Pi OS Double Window Icon (How to remove?)

I just got a Raspberry Pi, and installed the OS. I was fiddling with the task-bar when accidentally I made 2 identical windows (showed only on the task-bar) for each app that was opened. I've been ...
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How to make the taskbar appears on top of a full screen application automatically?

Do I need to show the taskbar on top of a full-screen page opened by google chrome browser? Is it possible? I tried to search but no results were found. Thanks.
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Move mouse/hide taskbar Raspbian Pixel

I have checked the 'Hide taskbar when not in use' in the advanced settings, and I'm using unclutter to hide my mouse. Yet, when I boot my Pi, the mouse is located on top of the Raspberry icon on the ...
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How to group opened windows on the taskbar?

Right now on my PI, anytime I open a window it has its own button on the taskbar. If I open 10 more windows, there will be 10 more buttons on the taskbar. I simply want to group them into single ...
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Taskbar flashing white after firmware update (4.4.7v7+) [duplicate]

I'm running an RPi 2 B and just updated my firmware (to 4.4.7v7+ #877), and now the taskbar (or what should be the taskbar), is just a flashing white rectangle. I've tried rebooting a few times with ...
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taskbar got hidden after raspberrypi update

I have recently updated my raspberry pi wheezy.After rebooting I could figure out that the taskbar has gone.I have referred many solutions as some have deleted the taskbar I accidently deleted my ...
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Pin applications to task-bar on Raspberry Pi 2

I just recently got a raspberry pi 2, and in a mistaken blunder, I wiped all of the default applications (file manager, terminal, mathematica, wolram, etc.) from the taskbar. Is there any way to ...
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I accidently deleted my taskbar - how do I get it back?

Abandoned post by Unregistered user. I recently was messing around with my Pi when I accidentally deleted the taskbar. I cannot figure out how to bring it back. I was on the desktop when I ...
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How do I auto-hide the taskbar?

Is it possible to configure the taskbar to auto-hide after a certain period of time in Raspbian “wheezy” soft-float? I was able to do something similar for the cursor by downloading a application ...
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