[original] gnome3 add custom shortcuts

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Installing alacarte 1

Enter the following command to install alacarte on the command line

yum -y install alacarte

After installation, enter the following command to start the alacarte shortcut to manage all the program from the command line

#alacarte

After the start of the program interface is as follows, you can add shortcut location and click the New Item button to add a shortcut, here and gnome2 operation is the same

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2 manually add shortcuts configuration file

In the /usr/share/application directory holds all shortcuts program configuration files, all with.Desktop.

We can add shortcuts to add a new configuration files in this directory

The following parameters configuration file:

Below I give a simple example, I created a shortcut to a Komodo Edit file, named komodo.desktop, is as follows

[Desktop Entry]
Name=Komodo Edit
Comment=MyDevelopment
Icon=/home/App/Komodo-edit/share/icons/komodo256.png
Exec=/home/App/Komodo-edit/bin/komodo
Terminal=false
Type=Application
Categories=Development;
StartupNotify=true

After save, we will be able to see it in the list of programs

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Posted by Jeffrey at November 10, 2013 - 9:05 PM