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Execute script before shutting down in Ubuntu

When I shut down my computer I want to show some pending tasks that I have to do before leaving the office. I have a local application to manage those tasks, so basically I just want to run a ...
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Ubuntu 10.04 lookingfor a way to restore the taskbar shutdown applet

Can't find shutdown applet on the panel or in the dropdown box on my Ubuntu 10.04. Currently I'm using the following command to power off my PC. sudo poweroff I want to have my applet back.
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Gnome's shutdown menu disappeared

I'm using Ubuntu 10.04 and my shutdown menu suddenly disappeared (the menu on the top where you click it and get options such as "shut down" and "suspend"...) how do I bring it back?
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can't properly shutdown ubuntu and sound problem on HP mini 311 netbook

I recently bought a HP mini 311 netbook. I replaced its harddrive and installed ubuntu 10.04. Since then, I have encountered some very strange problem with its sound and shutdown/reboot. At times, ...