Remove icons from top Panel 16.04

Asked by clombard on 2018-01-10

using 16.04 . Trying to remove icons from top panel (En and Mail).
window key + alt and right click does NOT work.
How do I remove these icons from the top panel...?
thanks

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actionparsnip
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2018-01-12
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2018-01-11

sudo apt-get remove indicator-messages

Then log out and back in.

clombard (clombard44) said : #2

That got rid of "Mail" but "En" is stil on the top panel

On 01/10/2018 04:08 PM, actionparsnip wrote:

Your question #662833 on Ubuntu changed:
https://answers.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+question/662833

     Status: Open => Answered

actionparsnip proposed the following answer:
sudo apt-get remove indicator-messages

Then log out and back in.

clombard (clombard44) said : #4

NO...Now Ubuntu boots without a password then ask for password
beause keyring did not get unlocked...?

On 01/10/2018 04:17 PM, actionparsnip wrote:

Your question #662833 on Ubuntu changed:
https://answers.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+question/662833

     Status: Open => Answered

actionparsnip proposed the following answer:
Does this work

https://www.google.co.uk/amp/www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2013/10/turn-new-
keyboard-applet-ubuntu-13-10/amp

Ok, roll back.

clombard (clombard44) said : #6

Thanks actionparsnip, that solved my question.