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Re: Fedora 31 tray icon no longer available

Helpful | Level 6

I'm not sure what I did but this morning the icon has appeared when I booted up.  Thanks for all the assistance.  Wish I could say what I did that corrected the problem.

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Re: Fedora 31 tray icon no longer available

Super Collaborator | Level 20

Seems you haven't been restarted your graphical shell, so new plugins haven't got in effect (just logout/login were enough). That's why the new plugins got in effect after restart.

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Re: Fedora 31 tray icon no longer available

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Oh, I had restarted the system several times yesterday but it didn't show up until this morning.  I'm just glad I have it back.  Now if I can get some of my other applications to work properly with Fedora 31 I'll be happy.  LOL  Again, thanks for all your help.  спасибо

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Re: Fedora 31 tray icon no longer available

Helpful | Level 6

I don't believe it.  It's gone again this morning.

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Re: Fedora 31 tray icon no longer available

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Hi @psummitt,

Did you install TopIcon? If not, try it. Also make sure the extensions are enabled!

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Re: Fedora 31 tray icon no longer available

Helpful | Level 6

Yes and yes.

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Re: Fedora 31 tray icon no longer available

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Thanks for trying all the steps provided. I understand how frustrating this experience can be for you at this point.

I would be happy to create a ticket for you, to troubleshoot this more with a specialized member of our team if you wish @psummitt

Let me know if I can reach out to you via email or if you already have a ticket with us about this. 


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Re: Fedora 31 tray icon no longer available

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I found a solid solution linked below. Basic problem, some old Gnome extensions dont work with Wayland.

Which is the window manager in gnome 3.

https://extensions.gnome.org/extension/615/appindicator-support/

^^ Installing the above solves the problem

 

See below link for more details

https://www.reddit.com/r/Fedora/comments/dp20wh/dropbox_on_fedora_31_not_showing_icon/

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