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I want to make quicklists on my own.

How do I do this from the GUI?

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up vote 10 down vote accepted

For Ubuntu v11.04 Only

N.B. this does not work with later versions of Ubuntu.

Unity Launcher Editor

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To install run this in the terminal ( Ctrl + Alt + T )

sudo apt-get install bzr
bzr branch lp:unity-launcher-editor

Then, to launch it, go to your home folder and you should find a folder called "unity-launcher-editor" - inside this folder you'll find another folder "unitylaunchereditor" where you must double click the file called "".


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This application is currently broken – Jo-Erlend Schinstad Sep 26 '11 at 16:02
Maybe you should add at least a mark in your answer saying the status of this application. Last time I tried it it was broken. – Bruno Pereira Dec 1 '11 at 14:05
Ironic that, in order to do something via GUI, one must use the command line to set up that environment ;). – user6658 Feb 10 '12 at 15:31
Why even keep this answer around if it's out of date? – Jorge Castro Feb 10 '12 at 18:10
@JorgeCastro - it works... but only for Natty. I've updated the answer to reflect that. – fossfreedom Feb 10 '12 at 18:48

QLE Unity Quicklist Editor version 2 is now available: ppa:vlijm/qle, or version 2.0

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