Thunderbird icon in Unity launcher

NoOp glgxg at
Tue Aug 30 17:12:34 UTC 2011

On 08/30/2011 10:03 AM, Jim Byrnes wrote:
> On 08/30/2011 11:35 AM, NoOp wrote:
>> I run SeaMonkey from a home folder; I followed the instructions on
>> answer 33 in that thread, the one that starts with:
>> "This is a method without editing config files and without root privileges.
>> First create the Launcher on the Desktop (only temporary)"
> That is the one I followed also.
>> Note: when creating the launcher, the proper icons for Thunderbird&
>> SeaMonkey are in:
>> /thunderbird/chrome/icons/default (default256.png is the best for me)
>> /seamonkey/chrome/icons/default (seamonkey.png)
>> respectively.
> Those are the ones I used and I tried them all thinking maybe the 
> resolution had something to do with it.

And it still doesn't stick for you? Review the instructions again & make
sure that you "Now drag and drop your launcher from
.local/share/applications to the Launcher Bar on the left on your Screen."

> Just curious, but does Seamonkey show up as an app in Unity?  If I do a 
> search from the Dash for thunderbird all I get is the .tar file I 
> downloaded.  If I scroll through the list of apps it doesn't show there 

No it's doesn't.

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