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Why are there 4 IEs (I have not installed them manually, may be one, but not four), 2 WordPads, 2 "winebrowsers" (and 2 notepads there up the list)? Do you know how fix this correctly?

Wine apps suplicates

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It's not a duplicate. Yi Jiang's question is about removed Wine applications while I've never removed any, and mostly even never installed - these dupes are there out-of-the-box. None of these applications can be found in ~/.local/share/applications – Ivan Mar 13 '11 at 23:05
This has been reopened – Marco Ceppi May 8 '11 at 12:47
  • Launch Menu editor from the dash.

  • Go to the Other Category.

  • Remove all the useless or duplicated shortcuts.

  • Done!
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