How to create application shortcut and add to launcher in Ubuntu

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How to create application shortcut and add to launcher in Ubuntu

  1. Install gnome-panel

    This contains a utility to create desktop shortcuts

  2. Create a shortcut in ~/.local/share/applications

    This is where launchers for your account go

  3. (Optional) Move the shortcut to /usr/share/applications for other users on the machine to use

    The shortcut creator can be found in the “sundries” folder

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  • Ubuntu
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