Pear Linux Gnome 3 How-to Create New App Launcher

September 29th, 2012 by Regaz

Pear Linux Create Launcher




This Article Shows You How-to Create a New Application Launcher on Pear Linux 5-6-7 Gnome 3 Desktop.

The Practical Example Here Illustrated is About Adding the Firefox Nightly Entry inside to the Internet Section a Pear Linux 5 Distro.

The Essential Tip to Take Into Account if that the Alacarte Tool Need to be Fired-Up as Normal User and Not as SuperUser…

The Technique is Useful for Adding Any New Software on a Gnome 3 Linux Desktop.

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  1. Open a Terminal Window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    Pear Linux 5 >> Terminal

    Pear-Linux 5 Open Terminal

  2. Fire-Up Alacarte Main-Menu Editor
    alacarte
  3. Click on New ItemPear Linux 5 - Gnome 3 Create Application Launcher Main Menu Ad New Item
  4. Fill In At Least Name and Command

    Eventually you Can Browse the File System to Find the Executable in Question.

    Pear Linux 5 - Gnome 3 Create Create New App Launcher Properties

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

    Linux How-to Locate Command
  5. The New App Launcher
    Pear Linux 5 - Gnome 3 New App Launcher CreatedPear Linux 5 - Gnome 3 New App Launcher on Desktop
Howto Install Firefox Aurora on Pear Linux 5:
Firefox Aurora on Pear

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