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How do I create a new launcher for Drag & Drop gksudo "gnome-open %u"?

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Have you tried something like this (I'm at mobile, I can't make it more specific until I get home but I think you will understand):

1) Right click at the Desktop and choose "Create a Launcher".

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2) Paste the name and the command you want, choose the icon you want and hit "OK".

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3) Drag the launcher you just create to the Unity Launcher.

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4) Congratulations, you have your launcher done!

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That works, but when I delete the launcher from the desktop, it is also gone from the dash. Am i missing something? – nathanvda May 13 '11 at 20:02
Instead of deleting, just move it to ~/.local/share/applications/ ;-) – desgua May 13 '11 at 22:41

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