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How to Pin Firefox Development Version to Ubuntu Dock on Ubuntu 18.04? [duplicate]

How do you pin Firefox Development Version to the dock of Ubuntu 18.04? When I ran it goes to the Dash board but a right click does not show option to add to favorites?
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So many user apps, but only a few on launcher, why not a launcher page or a command to install on launcher? [duplicate]

I am new to Ubuntu, have v. 14.04. I look on installed apps page and see user apps installed but find no way to access them, and no way to place an app link in the launcher, why is this? People would ...
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Can't add app (PyCharm) to Ubuntu Dock in Ubuntu 18.04 [duplicate]

A day ago I have updated from 16.04 version and in new system install IDEs, that I need(PyCharm, WebStorm). So both of them have the same installation process. But when WebStorm is running, I can ...
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How do I pin an application to the unity dock when it is always fullscreen? [duplicate]

I'm running MAME on my Ubuntu desktop, and I'd like to pin it to my launcher. The problem is that MAME always runs in fullscreen with no option to minimize it. What can I do?
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How can I add a VirtualBox machine to the Unity launcher? [duplicate]

VirtualBox allows me to put a shortcut icon for a virtual machine to the Desktop: I tried to drag it to the Unity launcher but cannot place it there. Is there any way to add a desktop shortcut icon ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 default Chrome launcher [duplicate]

I have installed Chrome in Ubuntu 16.04 and selected it as my default browser then restarted the computer. But I am still seeing Firefox in the Launcher and not chrome. How can I change this, please?...
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How to get Netbeans to appear in Gnome Application List [duplicate]

I am a bit rusty in Ubuntu and with Netbeans as I am normally a Manjaro user and the Arch repositories does everything for you with Apache Netbeans 10. But now that I am back on Ubuntu I have ...
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Add the Apps to the Ubuntu launcher [duplicate]

How can I add the applications icon to the Ubuntu launcher? I have tried in the search engine but I can't find a way to do it. For example, in mac, you can add the complete apps folder to the bottom ...
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How to make app. Icons stay on 12.10 Launch bar [duplicate]

Ubuntu 12.10 How do I make application Icons stay on the launch bar? some stay, but others I have always retrieve from Dash
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How do I put a new installed program on the dock? [duplicate]

I installed a new program but I can't find it. I want to put a shortcut on the dock. So how do I find the icon for the new program?
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MuseScore Won't Lock to the Dock [duplicate]

I installed MuseScore on Ubuntu 18.04 using snap from the terminal. After I installed it I wanted to add it to the dock. Instead of the usual 'Add to Favorites' I get 'Quit' and 'All Windows >'. ...
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How do I “stick” the “Terminal” window to Launcher a.k.a. Unity Panel? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to add programs to the launcher? I am new to Linux and Ubuntu. By now I have discovered that I need to launch the Terminal window whenever I run programs. Hence I would ...
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How to force Unity reload ~/.local/share/applications/

Let's say I changed/added some myapp.desktop file at ~/.local/share/applications/. For some time Ubuntu Unity will still show me old applications shortcuts at Unity lens under Ubuntu button. It will ...
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Add menu option to favoured app launcher in Ubuntu dock

I can't find the way to add a custom menu entry to a .desktop launcher. In Unity I was able to add custom menu entries to launcher like "Open customfile.txt" or "Open somespreadsheet.ods". Is that ...
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How to add terminal in quick launcher

Recently i installed Lubutu, every time I have go to application menu then system tools then terminal for launch terminal, I want to access terminal in one click, In Ubuntu there was an option "Add to ...

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