I've attached Nautilus to Unity launcher in Ubuntu 12.04. In Ubuntu 12.04 the default "Files" icon for Nautilus file manager is not as pretty as a "Nautilus Shell" icon. But when I search in Dash for Nautilus it gives "Files" link to Nautilus, which has grey and quite plain file-cabinet icon. How do I change this grey file cabinet icon to the Nautilus' shell icon, which suits well to my icon theme?
/usr/share/applications/ copy the files
~/.local/share/applications/. Open them with gedit and change the
If what you want is a standard icon, you can give the icon name (like
system-file-manager for the file cabinet,
vlc for vlc, etc).
I don't think the nautilus shell falls under this category. If so, you can download the required icon onto your computer and provide the full path to it in the
Icon field. Make sure there are no spaces in the file path.
EDIT: How to find which files to copy
- Wait for it load completely.
- Copy the files with file cabinet icon to