Questions about: shortcuts

This question already has an answer here: How can I create launchers on my desktop? 17 answers To create Desktop shortcuts in Ubuntu,gnome-panel package is required first. Open Terminal. To open terminal click the Dash home from Unity launcher
For Unity You can search for the application you like to create a desktop shortcut for in the dash and drag it to the desktop. It is best done when your dash is not fully maximized and there are no maximized windows in the background as well. For Uni
I am very new to Ubuntu, and I'm having a problem that I don't know how to get it fixed. I even tried looking it up on the web for answers, but maybe I don't know the right terms to search for it. I work with IntelliJ IDEA, an application for develop
Possible Duplicate:How can I edit/create new launcher items in Unity by hand?How can I create launchers on my desktop? I want to add some shell scripts in my launcher as shortcuts. . They are located deep inside and i have to navigate to it every tim
Answer #: 1 The command that is run is contained inside the desktop file, preceded by Exec= so you could extract and run that by: `grep '^Exec' filename. desktop | tail -1 | sed 's/^Exec=//' | sed 's/%. //'` & To break that down grep '^Exec' file