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September 11, 2012 | By Regaz | Filed in: Uncategorized.

Gnome 3 Add Launcher to Menu

You are Welcome! The Guide Shows You Step-by-Step How to Create a New Application Launcher on Gnome 3 Linux Desktops.

And this Practical Example illustrate here How to Add a Firefox Nightly Entry inside to the Internet Section a Gnome 3 Main Menu.

Finally, this Technique is Useful for Adding Any New Software on Gnome 3 Linux Desktops.

Gnome 3 Add Launcher to Menu - Featured

 

  1. Open a Shell Terminal emulator window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    Gnome 3 Add Launcher to Menu - Debian Gnome3 Open Terminal
  2. Check if Alacarte Menu Editor is there

    which alacarte

    If Not then to Install it:
    On Apt Based with:

    sudo apt-get install alacarte

    And on Yum Based with:

    sudo yum install alacarte

    Again on SUSE Based:

    sudo zypper install alacarte

    If Got “User is Not in Sudoers file” then Look: Solution

  3. Than Launch Main Menu or Alacarte
    It depends from the Linux Distro.

    Debian Linux Gnome 3 Main Menu Editor
  4. Select or Make Menu

  5. Click on New Item

    Gnome 3 Create Applications Main Menu Launcher Ad New Item

  6. How to Install Google-Chrome on Linux:
    Installing Chrome on Linux

  7. Next Click to the Left On the Launcher Icon

    Gnome Create Applications Main Menu Entry 4

    Browse the Path to your Application Name .png Icon file.

    Under this Image you Find Link to Tutorial for Locating Images and Icons.

    Gnome Create Applications Main Menu Entry 4

    If you Do Not Find Icon it and Need Help to Locating the Icon Look:

    Linux How to Locate Command
  8. Fill In Name and Path to Binary
    under Command Eventually you Can Browse the File System to Find the Executable in Question.

    Gnome 3 Create Applications Main Menu Launcher Properties
  9. How to Install Spotify Linux:
    Installing Spotify for Linux.

  10. Finally, you Find the New Launcher inside to the Main Menu

    Gnome Create Applications Main Menu New Launcher on Desktop

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