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I installed Sublime Text 2 from source.

How can i open text files with sublime?
How can add sublime text to application list?
How can i set up subime the default text editor?

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To set it as default, I guess you can take a text file, right-click on it, go to the 'open with' tab and select our application and set it as default.

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I guess the easy way would be to use the WebUpd8 PPA to install Sublime Text 2. Instructions can be found on

Other than that you should be able to do it using the menu editor. I use a danish language desktop, so I don't know what it's called on the english desktop, but you can start it from the terminal by running the 'alacarte' command.

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