System Tray Settings -- Jaunty

Nigel Ridley nigel at
Mon Apr 20 19:42:16 UTC 2009

Nigel Ridley wrote:
> I was playing with my 'Panel' and accidentally moved the 'System Tray' off the Panel onto the 
> desktop. Since I couldn't put back onto the Panel again I clicked the 'X' button and closed it. I 
> then added the 'System Tray' widget back onto the Panel (right click the Panel > Panel Options > 
> Add Widgets) but now it is too long! I only have 2 icons in it but it takes up enough space for 6 
> or 7 icons (the 2 icons are surrounded by long unnecessary black borders).
> How do I get a 'short' 'System Tray' again?
> Blessings,
> Nigel
Just wanted to add that the 'open window widget' (don't really know what it's called but it's the 
one that displays, including the title, what windows are open) is missing.
I'm sure that would help squash the System Tray back to a normal size again. How does one enable it?



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