[SATLUG] firefox question

Borries Demeler demeler at biochem.uthscsa.edu
Sat Apr 30 06:06:03 CDT 2005


> 
> I'm new to Linux and I've put RH on this re-built
> Compaq Presario and downloaded Firefox.  My question
> is how do I make a shortcut for the browser on the
> desktop?

That depends on what window manager you are using.

On KDE, use this procedure:

right click on the desktop area, and choose:

Create new:File:Link to application

Fill out the General field (Name of application and 
select an icon by clicking on the default icon) and
then fill out the command field (at a minimum) under
the Application tab (e.g.: /usr/bin/firefox)

-Borries


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