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How to create terminal program launcher (desktop shortcut)?

I am using Ubuntu 11.10 win Unity 2D. I want to have a launcher which launches application (sh file) which outputs many things to console. gnome-desktop-item-edit can't help.
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Problem with brightness Sony Vaio NVIDIA graphics

Recently I have installed Ubuntu 11.10 on my laptop (Sony Vaio VPCF22MOE). My graphics card is NVIDIA GeForce GT 540M. After ubuntu installation I installed NVIDIA Driver Version which is 295.33. I ...
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Why can't I change keyboard shortcuts?

I can bring the window up no problem: The shortcut I want to modify is selected, I press on Ctrl+i, and nothing happens. I tried pressing and holding 5 seconds. Nothing happened. Ever heard of ...
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1answer
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How to add a specific application in gnome-pie?

All I want to do for now is just adding the terminal in gnome-pie applications. The thing is, I don't even know what should I type in "command to execute" path. Someone figure me out please.
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Shortcuts and transparency in Kubuntu Oneiric

Is there a way to set in Kubuntu Oneiric keyboard shortcuts to: Show the desktop (used to be called "toggle showing desktop" in old versions of Kubuntu but now seems to be gone from the ...
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Shortcut for iotop in the Unity taskbar?

How can I make a shortcut in the Unity taskbar (the one on the left side of the screen) that starts iotop in the terminal?
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Looking for a button or shortcut for accessing Google Chrome's Create Application Shortcut feature - any ideas?

In Google Chrome, their extremely useful Create Application Shortcuts is buried under Wrench icon > Tools > Create Application Shortcuts. I'd really like a Chrome button, bookmarklet or a even ...
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Copy to clipboard does not work in a terminal

Since upgrading to 11.10 and unity, Ctrl+Shift+C does not work anymore. Paste works well, and also selecting the command from the menu. The shortcut is properly defined in the preferences dialog. ...
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image viewer: mouse wheel to move back and forward

In the gnome image viewer (3.2.0), I would like to change these shortcuts for next/prev image to use the mousewheel. I would also like to change it in shotwell if possible. Current the mousewheel is ...
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Ask about a shortcut in Kile under ubuntu 11.10 [closed]

After updating to ubuntu 11.10, I find that whenever I tap Alt, the menu will be selected. Then when I move my cursor by using left or right keys, it moves along the menu. The same happens in Ocular. ...
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How can I assign win-e to open my home folder?

In 11.10, I want to customize keyboard shortcuts. Especially, I want to assign win+e for opening the home folder with nautilus. (If I can open a specific folder other than the home folder, it is ...
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How can I change PrtScn to capture by area?

I just installed 11.10. One of the standard things I do on a new install of Ubuntu is change the action taken when I hit the prtscn key. By default the action is to take a screenshot. I change it so ...
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Audio shortcuts stopped working in Clementine

I've upgraded my ubuntu to Oneric and my audio shortcuts are blocked. I use clementine and before upgrading everything works fine. But now, once I want to use my shortcuts a huge blocked sign appear ...
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Custom Keyboard Shortcuts to Programs not working after upgrade to 11.10 from 11.04

I have an IBM Thinkpad x41 Tablet, and using this blog: http://wordsarelies.blogspot.com/2009/05/ubuntu-904-jaunty-on-thinkpad-x41.html I was able to remap the tablet keys (the buttons right below ...
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Will 11.10 come with keyboard short-cuts for the file and applications lenses?

Since alpha/beta of 11.10 I miss my very often used shortcuts "super"+"f" and "super"+"a" will they be implemented again in the final version of 11.10?