HOW TO - Create wine app desktop and unity launcher?

Stan Lee. January 25, 2017 Comments

Follow the below steps.

  1. sudo gedit /usr/share/applications/sqlyog.desktop
  2. Paste the below code in the above file. 
[Desktop Entry]
Name=sqlyog
Comment=SQLyog
Exec=sh -c "cd ~/.wine/drive_c/Program\ Files/SQLyog\ Trial; wine SQLyog.exe"
Icon=~/.wine/drive_c/Program\ Files/SQLyog\ Trial/SQLyog.png
Terminal=false
Type=Application
Categories=sql;
StartupNotify=false
OnlyShowIn=Unity;
X-UnityGenerated=true

 

Alternatives

https://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1340643

http://askubuntu.com/questions/64222/how-can-i-create-launchers-on-my-desktop

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