Disable Top-Bar in Gmail (Nav Bar)

Gmail Top BarGoogle has a navigation bar, it includes items like Gmail Calendar Documents Photos Reader Web More and a few months ago they added it to G-mail. I don’t use it because I have gmail running as an Application Shortcut / Fluid Instance, and so it has it’s own, dedicated window, and the Google Bar at the top just takes up space. Why would I need to access Calendar Documents Photos Reader Web More when I’m in this mode? So, there is no option to disable it (that I have found) so I’ve written a custom user script. When using Fluid on Mac you can simply use the script icon on the meun bar and add a custom script. On a PC, or with Chrome you will add a new extension. With Firefox you can use Grease Monkey.

So, without further delay, here is the script that I’m using:

// ==UserScript==
// @name        Remove Nav Bar in G-Mail
// @namespace   https://techblog.willshouse.com
// @description Removes Google Nav Bar (Documens, Etc) at the top of G-mail
// @include     gmail.com
// @author      Will
// ==/UserScript==

(function () {
    if (window.fluid) {

   function myRemoveIframe(){
     var d = document.getElementById("canvas_frame");
     d.contentWindow.document.getElementById("gb").style.display = 'none';


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