Linux Fedora Lxde How-to Make/Create/Add Application Launcher and Edit Main Application Menu Step-by-Step Easy Visual-GuideNovember 27th, 2012 by Regaz
The Article Shows You How-to Make/Create/Add a Launcher for Main Application Menu Item on Fedora Linux Lxde Desktop.
And this Visual Guide includes the Basic Screenshots of All GUI Steps involved.
The Content give Focus Only to the Essentials Instructions and Commands to make it Easier to Understand;)
- Open Terminal Window
(Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)
- Start the Lx-Desktop Shortcut GUI Launcher Creator
If Got “User is Not in Sudoers file” then Look: Solution
lxshortcut -o /usr/share/applications/newapplication.desktop
Alternatively you can Create the Launcher also Into: /var/lib/menu-xdg/applications/menu-xdg
- Set the App-Launcher Icon
Click on “Change 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:How-to Locate Icons/Images
- Insert Name and Command
Click On OK!
- Open with leafpad as SuperUser The New Launcher:
sudo leafpad /usr/share/applications/newapplication.desktop
In Fact there is a Limit in lxshortcut Gui Tool Because at this time it Do Not Set the Category for the Launcher.
Set the Launcher CategoryHow-to Set the Categoy on Launcher