When it comes to disabling Unity's global menu, you have two options:
Disable the global menu for specific apps
Change the global menu to show in the windows title bar (all apps)
1- Disable the global menu for specific apps
Make sure you have
dconf-editorinstalled. You can install it with:
sudo apt-get install dconf-editor
dconf-editorand browse to
Enter the name of each application under the blacklist key. They should be in the following format:
['app1', 'app2', 'app3']
Restart the app and you should see it the new menu's.
2- Change the global menu to show in the windows title bar (all apps)
Go to 'System => Appearance' and click on the 'Behaviour' tab. Select the radio box for 'In the window's title bar'