How to force ibus to restart in Gnome 3? There used to be a menu. But it does not provide the restart option anymore. To kill current ibus daemon: pkill -o ibus-daemon To start a new ibus daemon in Gnome 3, run this command in “Enter a command” tool by Alt+F2: /usr/bin/ibus-daemon --replace --xim --panel disable Read more: How to force iPhone to reboot/restart/reset? How to restart Gnome 3 without closing the programs running? How to use ibus for inputting Chinese in Cinnamon on Fedora How to change the mode for simplified Chinese or Traditional Chinese mode in ibus-libpinyin? Chrome does not work with ibus Essential Gnome Shell Extensions for Gnome 3 Users Force Linux to reboot How to force a fsck during next rebooting of Linux?