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Sometimes I click the icons of the launcher by mistake and I have to wait until the program opens to close it again.

How to open the programs in the launcher only if I double click them?


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this may help. and possibly that, too. – Eliran Malka Sep 5 '12 at 21:23
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The launcher is not hidden I guess? I would hide the Launcher and lower the sensitivity for popping up the launcher.

And if you hit a button, hit the program that's opening and hit Alt-F4 it's the fastest way I can think of.

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No, It's not possible before the application starts completely. You can Press Alt+F4 quickly as soon as it appears to close it.

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