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December 29th, 2008, 02:59 AM
I installed an image resizer application called Squash using Synaptic Package Manager.But it didnt come up anywhere in the application menu.When I type Squash in the terminal the GUI comes up.What Should be done to add it to the MENU?

Please help...............

December 29th, 2008, 03:27 AM
Go to System-->preferences-->Main Menu and select "add".
This will allow you to add a new launcher to your menu. type in the Name you want it to display as, as well as the command to launch it from the terminal - probably "squash" - and you can even select an icon for it.

Hope that helped.