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.
Open a Shell Terminal emulator window
(Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)
Check if Alacarte Menu Editor is there
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 in alacarte
If Got “User is Not in Sudoers file” then see: How to Enable sudo
Than Launch Main Menu or Alacarte
It depends from the Linux Distro
Select or Make Menu.
Click on New Item.
Next Click to the Left On the Launcher Icon.
Browse the Path to your Application Name .png Icon file.
Under this Image you Find Link to Tutorial for Locating Images and Icons.
If you Do Not Find Icon it and Need Help to Locating the Icon Look:Linux How to Locate Command
Fill In Name and Path to Binary
under Command Possibly you Can Browse the File System to Find the Executable in Question.
Finally, you Find the New Launcher inside to the Main Menu.
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How to Install Spotify Linux:
Installing Spotify for Linux.