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by als123
Tue Jul 28, 2009 12:21 am
Forum: General Help
Topic: Clearing Recent opened files
Replies: 7
Views: 6202

Re: Clearing Recent opened files

Thanks,

Ant idea where to look for the individual files, like for the image viewer?

I've got firestarter up and running, that's a whole nother posting, but so far so good
by als123
Mon Jul 27, 2009 8:08 pm
Forum: General Help
Topic: Clearing Recent opened files
Replies: 7
Views: 6202

Clearing Recent opened files

Hi All, I just can't shake my Windoze paranoia and still clear all my personal data from firefox on close. What I'd like to do also, is clear all my recently used files in the programs, like the word processor, Gimp, etc... I usually could find them by searching for files that contain the name of th...
by als123
Mon Jul 13, 2009 3:12 pm
Forum: General Help
Topic: desktop shortcuts
Replies: 6
Views: 28050

Re: desktop shortcuts

aus9,

I tried your approach and it did give me a desktop icon, but I could not execute it. Is there a way to execute a script file from the desktop?

Thanks
by als123
Sun Jul 12, 2009 2:21 pm
Forum: General Help
Topic: desktop shortcuts
Replies: 6
Views: 28050

Re: desktop shortcuts

Yes, these solutions do work, if the application originate in the /usr/share/applications/. Unfortunately, when i downloaded and installed netscape, it created a directory in my /home/username/directory. aus9, I'll give your copy solution a try, that didn't work the first time, but I'll try again. T...
by als123
Fri Jul 10, 2009 9:53 pm
Forum: General Help
Topic: desktop shortcuts
Replies: 6
Views: 28050

desktop shortcuts

Hello All, Please know that I am very new to Linux and LXDE, but I've found something I think others may use. To create a shortcut on the desktop it would seem that just creating a link there would be enough. Unfortunately, that is not the case. I wanted Netscape on my desktop and I completed this t...