The Guide Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Create a New Item App Launcher into the Applications Main Menu on Linux Xfce Desktop for Linux Lite Distro.
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- Open a Terminal Window
(Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)
- Start GUI Launcher Creator
gksu -l 'exo-desktop-item-edit --create-new /usr/share/applications'
- Set the Launcher Icon
Click on “no icon”
Try to Search the Icon between the Defaults One
Now if you Do Not Find it and Need Help to Locating the Icon Look:Linux How-to Locate Command
- Inserts at Least Name and Command
Click On Create
Set Properly the Application Category:Linux Launcher App Categories
- Launcher Successfully Inserted into Proper Category on Applications Menu
This Command Create a Launcher into the Default Launchers Directory: /usr/share/applications
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