Creating a shortcut to a folder in BOSS Linux running Gnome

Creating a shortcut to a folder

  1.     Right Click on the Desktop
  2.     Select Create Launcher
  3.     Let the Type field be Application
  4.     Type the name of the shortcut in the Name field
  5.     in the Command field type: nautilus “path to folder in double quotes”
  6.     you can select any icon you want by clicking the icon button.
  7.     Click ok and you will now be see a shortcut to the folder on the desktop.

An alternate way to do this is to drag the folder with a middle or both button mouse click and drop it at the point where you want the shortcut to appear.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: