Kubuntu 10.04 How to create an icon on desktop?
silhusk at gmail.com
Tue Aug 17 22:58:31 BST 2010
On Tue, Aug 17, 2010 at 9:15 PM, Reinhold Rumberger <rrumberger at web.de> wrote:
> On Tuesday 17 August 2010, Larry Alkoff wrote:
>> On 08/12/2010 11:11 AM, Michael Hirsch wrote:
>> > On Sat, Aug 7, 2010 at 2:21 PM, Larry
> Alkoff<labradley at mindspring.com> wrote:
>> >> Is it not possible to create a program icon on the desktop
>> >> whether or not it exists in some menu? The kind you got with
>> >> a right click and were given the opportunity to create a
>> >> program icon?
>> > yes. Right-click desktop, Create New -> Lin to Application
>> > Michael
>> Unfortunately right click on Desktop, Create New -> Link to
>> Application doesn't exist.
>> I see a menu with the following choices only:
>> Run command
>> Add Widgets
>> Add Panel
>> Remove Desktop activity
>> Lock widgets
>> Lock Screen
>> Desktop activity settings.
> Go to "Desktop activity settings" and change to activity type to
> "Folder View" (or whatever the english version is). Then you'll have
> a more classical desktop where you can create stuff like application
Alternatively, without switching activity type, you can use the
Quicklaunch widget. Use the 'Add Widget' entry in the menu to add it.
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