To prevent the notify-osd from appearing in the upper right, the following needs to be exectued:
- Open a terminal
- Type the following command:
sudo mv /usr/lib/notify-osd .
Be aware of the dot at the end, this must be typed in!
- Press Enter, if needed type your password when requested
- Press Enter again
In the Home folder the following folder will appear: notify-osd. Do not delete this folder!
To recover the notify-osd, the folder /notify-osd/ must be placed back into the /usr/lib folder. This can be done by using the following command in a terminal: sudo mv ~/notify-osd/ /usr/lib/. Note that there is a blank space between the two locations.