adding menu icons

Chris cpollock at embarqmail.com
Wed Dec 3 17:46:15 UTC 2014


On Wed, 2014-12-03 at 16:01 +0000, Colin Law wrote:
> On 3 December 2014 at 13:46, Chris <cpollock at embarqmail.com> wrote:
> > On Tue, 2014-12-02 at 21:17 -0800, Bob wrote:
> >> ** Reply to message from Chris <cpollock at embarqmail.com> on Tue, 02 Dec 2014
> >> 21:42:31 -0600
> >>
> >> > I removed the Ubuntu version of Firefox and installed from the Mozilla
> >> > site due to the Ubuntu version causing a system lockup for some reason.
> >> > After adding the menu entry for Firefox I keep adding the Firefox icon
> >> > from one of these two places and neither one will stay:
> >> >
> >> > /home/chris/firefox/icons/firefox.png
> >> > /usr/share/app-install/icons/firefox.png
> >> >
> >> > What am I missing when trying to do this? Must be something easy.
> >>
> >> Open firefox
> >> right click the firefox icon
> >> click "lock to launcher"
> >> done
> >>
> >> --
> >> Robert Blair
> >>
> > Ok Bob, either I'm still very tired or very stupid. Firefox opened, the
> > only 'Firefox' icon I see in Firefox is when I click 'Help'. Of course
> > right clicking on that does nothing. When I right click on the icons in
> > the two locations I show above. There is no 'lock to launcher' option.
> > So maybe a bit more definitive help for this old guy.
> 
> When you run firefox you should see it appear in the Unity Launcher,
> then you right click it there.  You are using Unity are you not?  We
> all assume so since you have not said that you are using anything
> other than the default desktop manager.  If you are actually running
> Kubuntu or Mate or something else then we will not be able to help
> unless you tell us.
> 
> Colin
> 
Disregard for now Colin, I seem to have gotten it working. 

Thanks anyway
Chris

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