Friday, August 6, 2010

Ubuntu: How to create launcher to a website

Now here is the tutorials for create desktop launcher for a special website instead of open the website from web browser.

In terminal type the following lines

sudo apt-get install prism

Now launch the program go to


Then type the favourite website name in url section.

Check Show status messages and progress

And check the desktop under create desktops. Choose favourite icon under icon section. Then press ok

Now the right click on launcher, select properties->permissions

Check allow executing file as program under execute.

Then press the close button.