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How do I add applications to the Unity launcher?

Hi, I have some applications installed which don't have a "Keep in Launcher" option in launcher right-click menu. These apps (emacs for example) were installed via Ubuntu Software Manager.

Windows 7 can do it, you know.

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marked as duplicate by fossfreedom Apr 26 '12 at 22:57

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oh, maybe it is, sorry. no answer there though – valya Oct 14 '10 at 18:34

Example, for Emacs,

  • right-click on the top applet
  • click on 'Add to Panel'
  • select Application Launcher ..
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sorry, which one is top? with the ubuntu logo? I click and nothing happens – valya Oct 14 '10 at 18:32

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