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This is a small .desktop file I made to open a directory using default file manager. But this isn't working, but substituting Exec in place of URL works.

Exec=pcmanfm /medi/user/container

I was wondering if this was specific for unity launcher since it works from file managers like dolphin and thunar.
Note: I'm talking about the Action Entry and not the main Exec, which works fine.

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Does this seem like something that might work for you? –  Mitch Oct 9 '13 at 10:05
    
I'm using 12.10 –  Python Student Oct 9 '13 at 10:10
    
Just tried it on 12.10, and it works. –  Mitch Oct 9 '13 at 10:23
    
unity not gnome-panel. –  Python Student Oct 9 '13 at 10:30
    
Gnome panel is only the application. –  Mitch Oct 9 '13 at 11:07

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